We can expertly restore any of your exterior natural wood surfaces. From classic New England Cedar shingle siding and roofs, to rustic log homes or contemporary architecture incorporating hardwood cladding.
Refinishing these surfaces offers a range of benefits that contribute to both the visual allure and structural durability of these distinctive exterior features.
- Restoration of Natural Beauty:
- Over time, wood weathers and loses its original luster due to exposure to the elements. Our process restores the natural beauty of wood, highlighting the unique grain patterns and warm tones that make natural finishes so appealing.
- Protection Against the Elements:
- Here in New England our buildings are exposed to some pretty harsh conditions, including sun exposure, rain, snow, and wild temperature fluctuations. Refinishing involves the application of protective finishes that shield the wood from moisture, weather and UV rays, preventing deterioration, rot, decay and fading.
- Enhanced Durability and Longevity:
- Regular refinishing contributes to the extended lifespan of wood. By addressing vulnerabilities such as cracks, checks, or decay, the process helps maintain the structural integrity of the wood, ensuring these exterior features remain resilient and attractive for years.
- Preservation of Unique Characteristics:
- Red and white cedar, Ipe, mahogany and other hardwoods possess very unique textures and characteristics that add to their charm. Refinishing preserves these distinctive qualities, allowing homeowners to showcase the natural variations in the wood and maintain the authentic, rustic appeal of their structures.
- Cost-Effective Maintenance:
- Refinishing your natural wood siding is a much more cost-effective alternative to replacement. It allows homeowners to address weather-related wear and tear without the need for extensive renovations, saving on material costs and labor.
- Color Customization:
- Homeowners can personalize the appearance of exteriors by choosing from a variety stains. This customization allows for harmonizing the exterior with the surrounding landscape or achieving a desired aesthetic that complements the overall design of the property.
- Increased Property Value:
- A well-maintained and visually appealing exterior, can significantly enhance the overall value of a property. Refinishing contributes to the curb appeal and distinctiveness of these structures, making the property more attractive to potential buyers.
- Sustainable Practices:
- Refinishing promotes sustainability by extending the life of your homes exterior. This eco-friendly approach reduces the demand for new wood resources, contributing to conservation efforts and minimizing the environmental impact associated with the production of new materials.
- Weather Resistance for Log Cabins:
- Log cabins, in particular, are prone to weather-related challenges such as log checking and fading. Refinishing helps protect log cabins from these issues, ensuring that the wood remains robust, resilient, and resistant to the effects of sun, wind, and rain.
- Ease of Maintenance:
- A freshly refinished surface on hardwood, cedar siding and log cabins is easier to clean and maintain. The new finish provides a smooth and protective layer that resists dirt and makes routine upkeep more straightforward.
In summary, keeping up with exterior refinishing of any natural wood surfaces is a valuable investment that combines aesthetic enhancement with practical protection, preserving the unique qualities of these exterior features for years to come and saving you money.