James Hardie Blog

Inspired Moments

by Michael Buck
7/17/2020

Inspired Moments

by Michael Buck
7/17/2020

Replacing Aluminum Siding for an Amazing Modern Transformation

A couple purchased their Colonial-style home just a few years ago, but the siding was stuck in the 1980s. It was time to replace the aluminum siding.

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Inspired Moments

by Michael Buck
6/21/2020

Inspired Moments

by Michael Buck
6/21/2020

5 Inspiring Exterior Color Palettes for Your Home

With a little thoughtful consideration, you can create an exterior color palette that suits your personal tastes as well as your home’s architectural style. Use these five expertly curated color schemes to get your creativity flowing.

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Inspired Moments

by Michael Buck
5/27/2020

Inspired Moments

by Michael Buck
5/27/2020

See The Most Popular Colors for Houses in North America

The most popular colors for houses in North America are overwhelmingly timeless and elegant neutrals such as white, warm and dark grays, and versatile browns and beiges.

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Make This

by Bevin Theodore
3/12/2020

Make This

by Bevin Theodore
3/12/2020

Exterior House Color Trends for 2020

We spoke with designers and builders for their predictions on where they feel color trends are headed and what color palettes have been most popular.

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Inspired Moments

by Lindsay Frankel
2/20/2020

Inspired Moments

by Lindsay Frankel
2/20/2020

How to Put a Creative Touch on the Colonial Style House

Colonial style homes have influences as diverse as America’s first settlers. These houses have common attributes that are still popular today, even as homeowners add creative touches to the traditional style.

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Make This

by Bevin Theodore
1/6/2020

Make This

by Bevin Theodore
1/6/2020

Everything You Need to Know About Ranch Style Houses

For decades, the Ranch style house was the most popular home design in North America. This uncomplicated style has seen a resurgence in recent years, and its return is marked by interesting twists on a classic design.

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Inspired Moments

by Lindsay Frankel
12/9/2019

Inspired Moments

by Lindsay Frankel
12/9/2019

The Evolution of the Modern Farmhouse Exterior

The beauty, simplicity, and comfort of the farmhouse style grew out of the basic needs of a different generation of homeowners with a focus on functional elements. Now, the no-frills look of a modern farmhouse exterior is at the height of popularity.
 

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Make This

by Bevin Theodore
11/25/2019

Make This

by Bevin Theodore
11/25/2019

The 3 Essential Siding Styles That You Need to Know

To help guide your house siding ideas for your current residence or new dream home, here’s what you need to know about the three most essential siding styles.

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Inspired Moments

by Lindsay Frankel
11/19/2019

Inspired Moments

by Lindsay Frankel
11/19/2019

Your Complete Guide to Craftsman Architecture

The Craftsman home has been delivering head-turning designs since the late 19th century. This traditional style has maintained popularity in part because of the flexibility it provides, lending itself to design choices that make each home unique.

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Inspired Moments

by Lindsay Frankel
11/6/2019

Inspired Moments

by Lindsay Frankel
11/6/2019

Design-Focused Siding Combinations for Brick and Stone Houses

Mixing siding styles and exterior materials gives you the opportunity to experiment with different textures and a wide variety of color palettes to help your home be the envy of the neighborhood.

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