James Hardie Blog

Goings-On

by Miguel Guzman
12/13/2016

Goings-On

by Miguel Guzman
12/13/2016

Coming Together to Help Rebuild

In the wake of this summer’s East Baton Rouge flood—when 6.9 trillion gallons of rainwater dumped on the area—thousands of residents lost their homes or experienced devastating damages.

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Gatherings

by Bridget Kulla
12/7/2016

Gatherings

by Bridget Kulla
12/7/2016

Holiday Decorating Ideas To Make Your Porch Pop

There’s nothing like the perennial style of a perennial plant. Be it pine, spruce or holly—the woodsy smell of fresh foliage is the perfect way to welcome in the holiday season, and it’s robust enough to look picture perfect through New Year’s.

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Goings-On

by Jamie Schultz
11/30/2016

Goings-On

by Jamie Schultz
11/30/2016

Old House Renovation: Bring New Life to Old Homes

One man sees plenty of wear and another sees plenty of potential. After sitting untouched for nearly a decade, a 1930’s home in the Chicago suburbs undergoes a revitalizing remodel. 

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Gatherings

by Bridget Kulla
11/21/2016

Gatherings

by Bridget Kulla
11/21/2016

Tailgating in Style

Fall brings with it a few things: falling leaves, comfy cardigans and tailgating. When it comes to college ball, tailgating is the ultimate community picnic for football lovers.  Fans of all teams seem to unite over cold beers and grilled meats. 

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Inspired Moments

by Jamie Schultz
11/11/2016

Inspired Moments

by Jamie Schultz
11/11/2016

James Hardie Salutes You, Veterans

As the American flag blows proud in the wind, we are reminded of you, veterans. We remember and honor your unwavering bravery, hard work and dedication.

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Goings-On

by Jamie Schultz
11/4/2016

Goings-On

by Jamie Schultz
11/4/2016

The New James Hardie Color Tool Launches

As you begin designing a new home or starting a renovation on your current place—envisioning the end result can be tough. Whether you’re choosing a bold accent color for the living room, quirky wallpaper in your half bath, or new exterior home siding and trim, color adds substantial personality. Although making color decisions for your siding and trim feels overwhelming now, it’s all going to pay off in the end.

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Inspired Moments

by Bridget Kulla
11/2/2016

Inspired Moments

by Bridget Kulla
11/2/2016

Enter Autumn

As the leaves begin to change colors and gently fall from their trees, we can all feel it—change is in the crisp air. Change of temperature, change of colors, even a change in the length of the day. Tis the season to say goodbye to sunny summer and soak up the light sweater weather before we say hello to winter. 

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Make This

by Bridget Kulla
10/26/2016

Make This

by Bridget Kulla
10/26/2016

A Gothic-Inspired Porch

Evoke your inner Goth by creating an outdoor space that’s creepy enough to make trick-or-treaters stop in their candy-collecting tracks. We’ve gathered six ways to inject some dark details to the entryway of your home—your porch never looked so spooky.

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Gatherings

by Bridget Kulla
10/20/2016

Gatherings

by Bridget Kulla
10/20/2016

Pumpkin Soirée

It’s pumpkin season! The time of year when Jack-O-Lanterns adorn front steps and neighborhood porches are packed with a variety of gourds. There are pumpkins with the traditional triangle-eyed faces or unexpected ones that turn heads—all are fun to pore over. 

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Goings-On

by Jamie Schultz
9/28/2016

Goings-On

by Jamie Schultz
9/28/2016

Celebrate the South at Roast & Toast on the Coast

​There’s no better way to celebrate the South than by sipping local craft beers, noshing on regional cuisine and touring southern style homes you can’t help but covet. 

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