3 Health Benefits of Having Vinyl Siding Placed on Your Home 

Vinyl Siding Installation

Your home is one of the single largest investments that you will ever make in your lifetime. It is also the location where you will spend a large portion of your life. Not only is it important for you to pick a home that accommodates the needs and preferences of you and your family, it is also important to live in a location that is safe and optimal to your health.

Did you know that the siding that you elect to have placed on your home has a direct impact on your health? Yes, it is hard to believe, but very true! In this guide, you will learn the 3 health benefits associated with installing vinyl on the side of your home compared to other types of siding. 

  1. Vinyl Helps Prevent Mold and Mildew Damage to the Home 

Wood siding is a popular type of siding – especially in older homes. Unfortunately, it is actually prone to the growth of both mold and mildew. Once these substances start to grow on the exterior of your home, they will spread and make their way into the interior of your home.

Naturally, when the spores from mold and mildew get into the air that you breath, you will become prone to potentially serious health complications – such as respiratory problems and allergies. This can be avoided with vinyl siding.

Once put into place, all you have to do is have the home pressure washed regularly to avoid the development of mold and mildew! 

  1. Prevent Wood Destroying Pests 

The next health benefit to choosing vinyl siding over wood siding is that it helps in preventing wood destroying pests from being attracted to the home and making their way into the structure. As these pests burrow and plow through your wood siding, they leave it open for other types of dangerous pests to enter such as mosquitoes, roaches, and spiders.

By having vinyl siding put on your home, it will no longer be attractive to these nasty little pests and all of the diseases and other dangers associated with them. 

  1. Allergen Reduction 

The next advantage to having vinyl siding placed on your home is that the product does not soak up all of those nasty outdoor allergens like porous wood siding. Furthermore, what little bit that does make its way to the siding can be easily eliminated by simply rinsing off the siding.

This means that pollen, dust, and other environmental substances will no longer have you battling with uncomfortable symptoms such as sneezing, coughing, dry eyes, and runny nose! 

Contact Us Today 

If you are ready to take control of your health and increase the quality of life for you and others that reside in your home, it is time for vinyl siding! We here at Southern Industries Home Improvements offer a large line of vinyl siding types, colors, and designs.

Contact us today to learn more and remember to mention our low-cost installation special: 912-559-4080