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3 Maintenance Requirements To Add Life To Your Siding

The siding on your home can have a big impact on its overall appearance. Does siding require any maintenance? You might not give your siding much thought, but it can become dirty or show signs of wear and tear over time. The following are a few simple ways to help your siding last longer and look its best. […]

By | June 3rd, 2019|

4 Important Things To Know About Hardie Siding

James Hardie siding is the natural choice for Des Moines homeowners who value their time, money, and neighborhood stature. Made from completely natural materials, James Hardie cement fiber siding is available in many colors and textures, offering four valuable benefits to wise homeowners. […]

By | April 15th, 2019|

How To Increase Your Home Value With Fiber Cement Siding

Smart homeowners are always seeking ways to protect their investment, boost its resale value, maintain its curb appeal, or increase living comfort. One remodeling project — having beautiful, durable fiber cement siding installed — achieves all of that and more. […]

By | April 1st, 2019|

Everything You Need to Know About Siding Replacement

The exterior siding is an essential structural component that helps protect your home from the elements, but the extreme weather we experience here in central Iowa is bound to take a toll on it over time. […]

By | June 19th, 2017|

Everything You Need to Know About Home Siding

Siding that’s in good condition is a key structural component of your home that helps protect the interior from the elements. Having quality siding that’s expertly installed also provides a finishing touch that enhances your home’s curb appeal and value. […]

By | December 28th, 2016|

Value of Steel Doors, Stone Veneer, Exterior ​Construction Rank High in Des Moines

Remodeling Magazine came out this week with its 28th Cost vs. Value Report, comparing construction costs for 36 popular improvement projects with their perceived impact on a home’s resale price. Members of the National Association of REALTORS determined – in 102 U.S. markets – that only about half of those 36 projects would actually be [...]

By | January 16th, 2015|

Create the Perfect Outdoor Living Space with VanWeelden Co.

Whether you’re fixed on a perfect spot to sunbathe by the pool, fire up the grill, relax in the hot tub, huddle up next to the fire pit, or create a seamless transition from the inside of the home to your family’s favorite nice-weather gathering place, we’d like to brainstorm a remodeling solution with you. […]

By | September 9th, 2014|

The Arrival of Spring and 2013 Iowa Hail Storm Statistics

Now that winter has melted away, spring has finally sprung and with it comes its own version of severe and damaging weather conditions. These conditions, especially hail, can be threatening to your Des Moines-area home’s exterior, vehicles and other personal property. Sometimes, if you don’t notice, inspect, or repair damage after severe weather such as [...]

By | May 8th, 2014|

Improving Value, Curb Appeal with Roof or Siding Replacement in Des Moines

Replacing the roof or siding on a Des Moines-area home could increase its resale value, with an exterior improvement allowing you to enjoy years of quality workmanship while at the same time bolstering curb appeal. According to regional city data collected for the 2014 Cost vs. Value report by Remodeling Magazine, 63 percent of the cost to [...]

By | March 27th, 2014|

Exterior Signs: Setting Home Improvement Goals in 2014

Leaking roofs, rotting wood and flooded basements are good - rather bad - signs that setting some exterior home improvement goals should make your list in 2014.  It’s easy to get nostalgic this time of year as the Christmas music fades and phrases like “fresh beginnings” usher us toward New Year's celebrations. Many publishers push [...]

By | December 30th, 2013|