Color selection can be easy. Get the Midwest Rustic Look While working with clients, the process seams easy until it comes time to choose a color scheme. One approach has helped my clients: Play off nature. A suburban house in a wooded area could feel right at home clad in Heathered Moss. Or ...
April 17, 2018schmidt
We are really proud of that Naperville LP Smart Side Siding Project. Check out stained porch ceiling, enhanced exterior molding package with crown detail and enhanced porch posts. Only experienced siding contractor is able to achieve that beautiful flawless look. Another great job done by ...
March 21, 2018schmidt
There’s a lot to love about James Hardie’s ColorPlus® Technology. Besides the fact that it’s specifically engineered to help resist damaging UV rays, there’s also a stunning selection of colors crafted by James Hardie color experts. The curated colors look great on any exterior, and they are crafted to complement ...
March 8, 2018schmidt
When getting a haircut, the stylist doesn’t just consider the hair above your face. The same rationale rings true for your home siding and trim. When you clad your Naperville area home with siding and trim, you’ll want to consider all angles, the front, side and back. Focusing merely on the ...
February 1, 2018schmidt
Termites are called the silent destroyer for good reason. Without being noticed they can thrive in or behind home’s siding, not rearing their heads (or wings) until homeowners notice costly exterior damage such as wood damage and unexplained exterior cracks. Unfortunately, in the Midwest, it’s not uncommon for termites to strike, ...
December 1, 2017schmidt
Before photo. Notice no front porch. Let’s put the boys to work on Mike’s design. It’s a win for the Cubs and the Owner all around A innovative way ...
November 3, 2017schmidt
Chicago-area contractor Schmidt Exteriors finds success in a competitive environment. For Mike Schmidt of Schmidt Exteriors in Batavia, Illinois, the Platinum Pella Certified Contractor® program isn’t just a perk. It’s a driving force behind his business. “There’s a lot ...
October 27, 2017schmidt
Another job completed by siding expert-Schmidt Exteriors. This time-Wheaton, IL. Before photo LP Smart Siding and creative front porch design transforms house to remarkable presentation. Check out the creative porch ...
October 20, 2017schmidt
You have plenty of design decisions when creating your new Midwest (Naperville area) home exterior. You can start with home siding type—be it lap siding, straight or staggered-edge shingles or vertical panels—then move on to the color and texture. From there, it’s time to add the final ...
October 18, 2017schmidt
These Midwest homeowners wanted their home exterior to stand out in their suburban neighborhood so they swapped their thin vinyl siding in light cream for James Hardie’s durable and stylish siding in rich green. The results made the home’s exterior stand out ...
September 14, 2017schmidt