James hardie is the world leader in fiber cement siding and backerboard.
Preassemble drywall and hardee siding on sip.
Sip walls are airtight without housewrap but they do need a drainage plane material either housewrap or asphalt paper works well.
At any rate i know your 3k price was not labor included.
This product will ensure that your sip and your siding will dry out in the event that water gets behind the siding.
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This product is not needed for vinyl siding.
Use proper underlayments for roofing and siding.
James hardie cement fiber or mgo sip walls non impact osb mgo sip roof panels.
5 bedroom 3 1 2 bath 4100 square foot home 180 mph wind rating seismic zone 3 rating.
36 from ground to peak of gables.
Posted by thompson on 08 05 2008 1 17 pm hello i am considering hardie lap siding over my sip walls.
It is a 3000 ft sq 2 story walkout.
I ve been told by a hardie rep that the 50 year warranty isn t valid on sip walls unless the siding is face nailed as well as the blind nailing.
An additional 6k in labor expense would certainly make the sip method of construction less attractive.
It feels like i have investigated this to death so i hope some of what i am going to do is useful to you.
I just had 500 boards of hardie siding dropped off at my sip house this week.
We ve been providing a better way to build for over 100 years.
The exterior surface of csips can be painted or coated with a synthetic stucco finish lap siding and a host of other suitable exterior finishes.
A few weeks ago i had a siding crew do a 2000 sq foot 2 story house for about 6000.
Using screws i m certain would at least double the installation time.
Cement fiber skin structural insulated panels csips.
Homebuilder announced an exclusive siding partnership.
I am going to tackle this project myself.
The partnership provides homeowners across century communities 12 state territory access to the full array of james hardie products which are known for their uncompromising performance and beautiful design.
Drywall can be eliminated which further reduces the time and cost of construction.
Popular siding materials such as steel or tile vinyl wood brick or fiber cement are also fine for sip houses.