John & Melanie Richard

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Siding and Trim

April 1st update:
Work started in earnest on the exterior siding and trim.

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The trim boards were installed and spray painted Pine Island green.

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Gary and Brandon work on the vertical siding...

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... while Greg installs the lap siding on the main house.

The siding is fiber cement siding by James Hardie. http://www.jameshardie.com/homeowner.htm

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This photo shows the final color scheme. We will have lap siding on the main house...

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... and board and batten on the garage in Timber Bark, with Green trim.

April 8th update:
Work on the siding and trim continued. Below you can get an idea what it will look like when it is done.

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Brandon and Gary install the lap siding on the entry side of the house.

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The battens are installed on the garage. Another coat of paint and its done!

May 26th update:
Work continued on the exterior siding and trim. It's getting close now...

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Installing the siding on the prow takes a special effort.

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... but it looks great when it's finished!

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The parged basement walls get a coat of stain to match the siding color.

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These lanterns grace the garage doors.

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It's not siding or trim, but it's outside. The septic tank is in!!!