Will insulated vinyl siding make a home more energy efficient or “green”?
Described by manufactures and siding contractors as green building materials because it reduces the energy consumption of the home which reduces air pollution. Manufacturers insist that quality insulated siding will last 50 years if installed correctly. Also, not only will insulated siding reduce energy use but it is breathable which provides protection against mold, rot, or mildew. By reducing your carbon footprint, lowering utility bills, and adding value to your home there is a real return on investment when installing insulated vinyl siding.