Home is where the heart is.  The outside of a home is just as important as the inside when it comes to maintenance and style.  Making sure things like the siding, fencing, and other areas are properly care for will go a long way towards the home value and comfort.

Finding local pros that can work on the exterior of a home is important. Quality house painters, siding experts, local pressure washers, and solar panel pros can all help make the exterior of the home even better.  Angie's List does recommend getting at least 3 estimates before starting any exterior work on the home. 

sunroom with large windows
Window CleaningWindows
Window cleaning and other ways to allow more light through your windows and brighten your home.
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Vinyl and Aluminum SidingSoffit and Fascia Repair
The average fascia or soffit repair job costs $2,300. Most jobs range between $600 and $6,000.
gray siding house
Vinyl and Aluminum SidingHome Ownership
The cost to reside a house ranges from $2,900 to $43,000 depending on factors such as square footage, material type, local hourly labor charges, and house height.
RemodelVinyl and Aluminum Siding
Shiplap siding can cost anywhere from $0.95-$7.00 or more per square foot. The average homeowner spends $500-$1,500 per room to install indoors. Outdoor installation averages $2,800-$7,500, plus needed supplies, for a 1,000-square-foot home.
gray vinyl log siding
Vinyl and Aluminum Siding
The average homeowner will spend from $4,200-$12,300 on a vinyl log siding install for a 1,500 square foot home. This includes $1,350-$4,200 on materials and $2,800-$8,100 for labor. The average cost per square foot ranges from about $3-$8.50.