For most Americans, the high cost of keeping cool in the summer is a worry they’d much rather do without. If you’re faced with mounting energy bills and yet can’t quite seem to track down the cause of your home’s loss of energy efficiency, then maybe you need to consider replacing your siding.
The insulated vinyl siding in Wichita, KS houses plays an integral role in maintaining a home’s energy efficiency. Your home’s insulation not only serves to keep the warmth in and the cold out during the winter, it also does the opposite in summer: by sealing your home against the outside, your siding helps to keep the cool air in and the warm air out.
In addition to keeping your home sealed against intrusion from the warm outside air, your vinyl siding also serves to reduce the effect of the sun’s radiant heat on your home. By choosing and installing siding in lighter tones and colors, the vinyl siding in Derby, KS homes serves to deflect significant portions of the sunlight, reducing the impact that radiant light has on the heat in your home.
Making sure your siding is in good order has additional benefits as well. Properly installed siding serves to seal your home against moisture, preventing the penetration of water than can later turn out to be the cause of leaks, leading to structural damage and the possible formation of mold and mildew. Not only can these damage your home’s structural integrity, but the latter can also become a health hazard to those living within your home. By making sure that your siding is free from cracks and warping, you ensure that your home is protected against the effects of the weather and the assault of the rains and thunderstorms that often accompany the hot season.
Please feel free to contact us at 855-871-9140 or check out our website at www.SouthardRBAofKansas.com. We offer free estimates both by phone and online. You can also visit our showrooms at these locations:
Great Bend (620) 793-5434 – 1222 10th, Great Bend, KS 67530
Garden City (620) 275-2226 – 606 E. Kansas, Garden City, KS 67846
Wichita (316) 685-5533 – 8033 E. Douglas, Wichita, KS 67207
Topeka (785) 266-0481 – 5844 S.W. Huntoon, Topeka, KS 66604