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Craneboard Insulated Siding

Lifetime Exteriors is the leading area siding contractor for Exterior Portfolio CraneBoard Insulated solid-core siding system. CraneBoard Solid Core insulated siding system is a lifetime exterior cladding siding material that gives you the authentic beauty of true milled cedar in board width that matches cedars natural span and deep shadow lines. The composition of CraneBoard siding is comprised of acrylic, PVC resins, impact modifiers, and lubricants with processing aids for long term protection in any climate with even extreme weather conditions, especially here in the wet greater Portland metro and Seattle-Bellevue surrounding areas. CraneBoard siding will never warp, peel, or ever need painting. CraneBoard siding will give your home the impressive look of real cedar with none of the disadvantages of deterioration or moisture issues so commonly found in most exterior siding materials. Lifetime Exteriors provides and installs CraneBoard siding that will reduce the amount of seams on the wall by up to 45% due to its wide span and longer lengths.

Founded in 1957, Crane is an American based company, and was a pioneer as one of the first inventors of lifetime extruded PVC resin material for siding. With over 20 years experience in the industry, Lifetime Exteriors is extremely pleased to partner with CraneBoard siding, and be the preferred siding company for here in the greater Portland metro and Seattle-Bellevue surrounding areas. CraneBoard Solid Core siding has a rigid foam insulated backing which is proudly recognized as the industry leader in an insulated wall system capacity. With an upgraded increase of R value of 4-5, heating and cooling costs may reduce on average by up to 30%, while there is also a noise reduction of up to 45%.


Lifetime Exteriors craneboard siding imageCraneBoard siding has an exterior layer that has a tough acrylic polymer sealant that is color saturated completely through the material with its color life defense system. Here in the greater Portland metro and Seattle-Bellevue surrounding areas, even the harshest sun, and the toughest seasons cannot touch the rich, stately beauty of the family of crane premium colors. Lifetime Exteriors and CraneBoard siding include special insulation that is even treated with perform guard to help protect against carpenter ants, termites, and other wood boring insects. Lifetime Exteriors includes with our CraneBoard Solid Core insulated siding cutting edge built in rain screen smart track systems. Lifetime Exteriors rain screen systems for siding used here in the greater Portland metro and Seattle-Bellevue surrounding areas, meet and exceed Oregon building code for compliance of proper water drainage.

CraneBoard Solid Core insulated siding system is maintenance free and is available in many different colors and architectural accents to compliment any age or style of home here in the greater Portland metro and Seattle-Bellevue surrounding areas. Lifetime Exteriors friendly staff will help with design ideas, decorative trim, architectural elements like Portsmouth shake siding shingles, hand-split shake siding, scallops and half rounds siding, board and batt siding, and soffit and fascia options for contrast and accenting your home. Lifetime Exteriors often recommends CraneBoard Solid Core Insulated siding system here in the Pacific Northwest for homes we are replacing defective EIFS siding, DRYVIT siding, Louisiana Pacific siding and other failing composition siding, and updating the architectural exterior cladding of older homes. CraneBoard Solid Core insulated siding system is one of the finest lifetime exterior cladding options available; however any siding product will fail if the correct installation guidelines and specifications are not followed. Lifetime Exteriors implements comprehensive proper waterproofing, integrated flashings, rain screen moisture management systems, and the nailing process are just a few critical elements to correctly protect the buildings envelope here in the greater Portland metro and Seattle-Bellevue surrounding areas.

Here in the greater Portland metro and Vancouver surrounding areas, Lifetime Exteriors has assisted and helped many homeowners, community management groups, property management firms, HOA boards, and committees from holding seminars to remediation outline and execution of necessary repairs due to moisture intrusion and construction defects. Property management services are another division of Lifetime Exteriors. From siding removal and replacement, installing CraneBoard siding here in the greater Portland metro and Vancouver surrounding areas on residential homes, multi-family units such as townhomes, condominiums, and apartment buildings is our specialty. Lifetime Exteriors works with many different architectural waterproofing firms, as well as numerous attorneys specializing in building defects, construction defects, and proper building envelope protection. Due to the large building boom the Pacific Northwest and especially the Portland metro area has seen over the past 15 years, construction defect and water intrusion has become an increasingly large problem. Leaking windows and doors, siding installed without a moisture barrier, high moisture content in the walls, dry rot evident, flashing omitted in critical detail areas are just some of the common construction defects. Lifetime Exteriors has worked with many owners with improperly installed CraneBoard siding or construction defects from local communities like Vancouver, Camas, Washougal, Portland, Beaverton, Tigard, Sherwood, Tualatin, Newberg, Hillsboro, Aloha, Happy Valley, Clackamas, Milwaukie, Gladstone, Oregon City, Canby, Gresham, Troutdale, Boring, Sandy, West Linn, Lake Oswego, Wilsonville, Salem and many other local areas. Warranty claims, forensic investigation measures, inspections, and non-invasive or destructive testing on the exterior cladding and wall assembly are all aspects Lifetime Exteriors provides and can help assist with in the remediation of construction defect and building flaws.

Lifetime Exteriors is an accredited Portland construction defect siding Repair Company, with respect to remediation and siding replacement, and is a CraneBoard certified siding installer. Lifetime Exteriors is often called upon to repair or replace poor workmanship or siding installed incorrectly from builders or other siding contractors. Lifetime Exteriors craftsman team have installed CraneBoard siding on hundreds of Portland area homes. Lifetime Exteriors takes pride in doing each and every siding project right the first time and we are committed to maintain complete warranty compliance. CraneBoard siding includes a lifetime product warranty that transfers upon resale of home. Lifetime Exteriors includes a lifetime workmanship warranty that transfers upon sale of home. Lifetime Exteriors is the premier CraneBoard siding contractor for the greater Portland metro and Seattle-Bellevue surrounding areas. Please contact Lifetime Exteriors for a free consultation or for more information on CraneBoard insulated siding.

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