Fiber-cement siding has the look of wood siding but has a lower cost and lower maintenance. Market share is approaching ten percent, according to manufacturers. Additional benefits include resistance to termites and fire. Fiber-cement siding will not rot, buckle or warp and holds paint for several years longer than conventional wood siding.
Fiber-cement trim pieces are straighter than wood siding, so less time has to be spent bowing the trim in alignment.
wavy frame will not be hidden by fiber-cement siding, unlike wood siding.
The lumps will show through.
Fiber-Cement Siding, www.concretehomes.com