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Transform Your Farmhouse Exterior with Board and Batten Siding

Ready to elevate the charm and durability of your farmhouse? Archer Exteriors presents the home improvement guide to transforming your farmhouse exterior with board and batten siding. Discover how this classic siding option can enhance your home's aesthetic appeal while providing long-lasting protection against the elements.


Board and batten siding installed by the Archer Exteriors Mullica Hill NJ team.

Choosing the Right Board and Batten Siding for Your Farmhouse


When considering board and batten siding for your farmhouse, trust Archer Exteriors to guide you through the selection process:


• Material: Explore our range of high-quality siding materials, including vinyl and fiber cement, to find the perfect blend of durability and affordability for your farmhouse.


• Style: With our expertise in contemporary farmhouse exterior design, we'll help you choose a board and batten style that complements your home's rustic charm while reflecting your personal taste.


• Color: Our wide selection of colors ensures you'll find the perfect match for your white farmhouse's exterior, creating a cohesive, inviting look that stands the test of time.


Benefits of Upgrading to Board and Batten Siding


Upgrading to board and batten siding offers several benefits for your farmhouse’s exterior:


• Enhanced Visual Appeal: Archer Exteriors' board and batten siding adds a timeless and classic look to your farmhouse, giving it a rustic and charming appearance.


• Increased Durability: Our siding is known for its durability and resistance to harsh weather conditions. It can withstand strong winds, heavy rain, and even hail, protecting your farmhouse.


• Low Maintenance: Unlike some other siding options, Archer Exteriors' board and batten siding requires minimal maintenance. Regular cleaning and occasional repainting are all needed to keep it looking great.


• Energy Efficiency: Our board and batten siding can improve the energy efficiency of your modern farmhouse exterior. Proper insulation can help keep your home cool in the summer and warm in the winter, reducing your energy consumption and utility bills.


Step-by-Step Guide to Installing Board and Batten Siding

Close up vertical view of James Hardie Board and batten style siding installed by archer exteriors.

If you're considering installing board and batten siding on your farmhouse exterior, follow these step-by-step instructions with Archer Exteriors by your side:


1.     Prepare the Exterior: Archer Exteriors' professionals will ensure that the exterior of your farmhouse is clean, dry, and free from any damage. Any existing issues will be addressed before installation begins.


2.     Measure and Cut the Siding: Our experts will measure the dimensions of each wall and cut the board and batten siding accordingly, using specialized tools for precise cuts.


3.     Install the Starter Strip: We'll begin by installing a starter strip along the bottom of the wall to provide a solid base for the siding panels.


4.     Attach the Siding Panels: Our team will attach the siding panels vertically, starting from one corner and working their way across, ensuring they are level and plumb.


5.     Add the Battens: Once the siding panels are installed, we'll add the battens vertically over the seams for additional protection against water infiltration.


6.     Finish the Edges: Archer Exteriors' professionals will install trim pieces along the siding's edges and corners to provide a clean, finished look.


Enhancing Your Farmhouse Exterior with Complementary Roofing Options


To further improve the exterior of your farmhouse, consider incorporating complementary roofing options from Archer Exteriors, such as:


·       Metal Roofing: Our metal roofing options can add a modern and sleek touch to your farmhouse exterior while providing durability and longevity.


·       Asphalt Shingles: Archer Exteriors' asphalt shingles come in different styles and colors, allowing you to quickly achieve the desired look for your home.


·       Cedar Shake Roofing: For a more rustic and traditional appearance, consider our cedar shake roofing options, which add warmth and natural beauty to your farmhouse exterior.


Hiring a Professional Contractor for Board and Batten Siding Installation


While DIY installation of board and batten siding is possible, hiring Archer Exteriors has several advantages:


·       Expertise and Experience: Our professional contractors have the knowledge and experience to ensure a successful and efficient installation, using the best techniques and practices for a high-quality finish.


·       Time and Effort Savings: Installing board and batten siding can be time-consuming and labor-intensive, especially for those without experience. Hiring Archer Exteriors frees up your time and allows you to focus on other tasks.


·       Warranty and Guarantees: We provide warranties and guarantees for our workmanship, giving you peace of mind knowing that any issues or defects will be addressed.


·       Proper Tools and Equipment: Archer Exteriors' contractors have access to specialized tools and equipment specifically designed for siding installation, ensuring accurate and precise work.


Following this comprehensive guide with Archer Exteriors, you can successfully transform your modern farmhouse exterior with board and batten siding, enhancing its curb appeal and durability. Contact us today to get started on your exterior renovation journey and turn your farmhouse into the modern retreat of your dreams! Thank you for reading.


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