For supporters of environmentally friendly materials in the construction, design of the house will like a natural tree and its imitation. If you appreciate the naturalness, simplicity, gracefulness of textures and shades of wood, then your house will definitely be fitted with a facade in a wooden style. Let us now turn to the main types of such.
Exterior wood siding
Types of wood siding
Lining – wood or PVC boards, which are used to sheathe walls. Natural lining is made from a single piece of wood. The billet is treated with a special agent against pests, drying out, resistance to fires and moisture. As for PVC lining, it is more budgetary for the buyer.
The material is able to perfectly simulate the texture of a tree, to be executed in absolutely any given color. This option is used for both facing the facade and internal walls in the room.
The following advantages of lining can be noted:
- Durable and durable material.
- It is considered to be the easiest to install.
On a natural carpet we can use paint and varnish, toning means.
House siding ideas
Installation of the lining provides for the presence of ventilated channels. This eliminates the formation of condensation between the wall and the outer lining.
Exterior wall materials
The facades of single-storey houses, as well as cottages in several floors, are now popularly decorated with block-house. This is a kind of boards for wall sheathing that imitate the shearing of massive cylindrical logs. With the help of block house it is possible to make the facade more durable, and visually reliable.
The common material is wood from pine or spruce. Cedar, linden, aspen, larch create an exceptionally elegant texture of the facade. Ideal forms of block house are achieved by chamber drying of wood. This makes it possible to make the material very durable, resemble prestigious and expensive cylinder-shaped log buildings.
Planken is a board with oblique profiles. With the help of it, it is possible to achieve maximum aesthetics and modernity in the design of the facade. Ideally smooth, smooth surface – the features of the planken board. This is an excellent finishing material, which is particularly resistant to negative environmental effects.
Outwardly, the house will look European in an original way and restrained, an impression of the well-being of the owner will be created. Panels can be made from natural wood, and PVC, which accurately repeats the texture and color of the tree. Siding is very easy to install, due to the presence of special connections on each side.