Monthly Archives: April 2016

Sam Pynn&rsquos Tips for a Dated Stucco Facade

Posted by Elana Safronsky, Taking care of Editor, HGTV.ca Thursday, April 28, 2016 two:29 PM EDT

David from Toronto wrote in to HGTV.ca seeking to get guidance on siding alternatives for his loved ones house. David and I exchanged a few e-mails when he pulled out the actual chat and confessed that his wife is considerably less than happy with the new black home windows he confident her on, and that if we do not support him make a cladding choice before long, he’ll be dealing with much more than the unfinished appear of his home’s facade…

SampPynn-1

From David:Hi, we have a significant problem. We ordered new Kolbe home windows which are now installed, but even now can’t make a choice on property siding. The accurate problem is that I requested the home windows and promised my spouse they would look all correct until we created a cladding determination, but it obviously looks unfinished and she is angry with me!

SamPynn-2

I am considering Cape Cod siding in grey with white trim below the soffits and painted lighter gray cedar shake on the upper 50 percent? They could be separated by a thick white trim board with white pillars (you can only see a single of our pillars in the unique picture). Right now our home looks like an unpleasant commercial creating because it has extremely handful of architectural features and it’s all one medium. I dislike stucco, but which is the other idea.

SamPynn-3

Another idea was to do normal cedar shake on best with white siding below. The earlier mentioned example is in slightly different colors, and I have to perform with my new black home windows with the three-inch white trim, but you get the thought.

SamPynn-4

This is yet another thought, but it may be as well stark.

SamPynn-5

Finally, a good friend of mine sketched out what we were contemplating, but an additional dilemma is the variety of mediums. Can you use 3 distinct mediums on a smaller sized house like ours? Cedar shake, wooden siding and something else for the bump out? 

Many thanks for you are assist!
Dave”

Well it looks like Dave has done some very good operate on his possess, but Sam Pynn experienced wonderful phrases of advice none the less…

Samantha Pynn: Hello David, I really like your inspiration pictures! As effectively as the sketch. All options — white property with vinyl siding cedar shingles, vinyl siding, and copper roof and, wooden shingles with wood siding — are stunning. I referred to as contractor and window and siding professional, John Mazolli, of Cerastone, to talked about your choices.

  • You can definitely finish your home in vinyl siding. This will be the the very least pricey alternative. If you clad the whole property in white siding you may be in a position to go away the thick window frames white, and in that situation, I would recommend painting the Juliet balcony doors black to match the home windows.
  • Relating to shingles, according to John, they’re very tough to install on leading of concrete. We ended up unable to tell from your photo whether the facade of your home is concrete or a parge mix, but shingles are typically nailed into sheeting. It’s also well worth noting that cedar calls for once-a-year treating and weatherproofing. Of program it can all be carried out, as prolonged as you understand the upkeep needed, and that your facade will need wooden framing to utilize the sheeting for the shingles.
  • Combining diverse mediums is perfectly fine delivering you paint the trim all one particular color to greater unify the facade. Paint the double doorways black (to operate with your home windows) and the 6-inch pine molding, crown and panels all the same color. If you are leaving the trim around your home windows white (if the trim is vinyl, you happen to be leaving it white) then paint all the trimming white. Your home would seem excellent in a historic gray, but its present putty is also a very good colour to attract on. To maintain the seem unified like in your inspiration photographs, opt for shingles that are stained in the identical tone as the colour of your siding.

All the very best,
Sam 

You should be aware: Samantha Pynn is challenging at operate on House To Win at the moment, and is not capable to answer any more of your concerns at this time. View Sam Pynn in motion with the relaxation of the HGTV stars in the most current episode of Home To Get on hometowin.ca, and tune in Sundays at 10pm et for new episodes.

Sam Pynn&rsquos Guidance for a Dated Stucco Facade

Posted by Elana Safronsky, Controlling Editor, HGTV.ca Thursday, April 28, 2016 2:29 PM EDT

David from Toronto wrote in to HGTV.ca searching to get advice on siding options for his household house. David and I exchanged a couple of email messages when he pulled out the real chat and confessed that his spouse is less than satisfied with the new black windows he convinced her on, and that if we never help him make a cladding decision soon, he’ll be experiencing more than the unfinished seem of his home’s facade…

SampPynn-1

From David:Hi, we have a key problem. We ordered new Kolbe home windows which are now mounted, but still can’t make a determination on residence siding. The true problem is that I requested the home windows and promised my wife they would appear all right right up until we made a cladding choice, but it clearly seems to be unfinished and she is angry with me!

SamPynn-2

I’m pondering Cape Cod siding in grey with white trim beneath the soffits and painted lighter gray cedar shake on the higher 50 %? They could be separated by a thick white trim board with white pillars (you can only see a single of our pillars in the authentic photo). Appropriate now our residence seems to be like an unpleasant industrial creating simply because it has quite number of architectural features and it is all one particular medium. I dislike stucco, but that’s the other notion.

SamPynn-3

Another notion was to do all-natural cedar shake on leading with white siding below. The above illustration is in slightly different colors, and I have to function with my new black home windows with the a few-inch white trim, but you get the idea.

SamPynn-4

This is one more concept, but it might be way too stark.

SamPynn-5

And finally, a pal of mine sketched out what we ended up thinking, but an additional problem is the amount of mediums. Can you use 3 various mediums on a more compact residence like ours? Cedar shake, wooden siding and anything else for the bump out? 

Thanks for you happen to be aid!
Dave”

Effectively it seems like Dave has carried out some excellent operate on his very own, but Sam Pynn experienced great phrases of advice none the less…

Samantha Pynn: Hello David, I enjoy your inspiration pictures! As well as the sketch. All options — white property with vinyl siding cedar shingles, vinyl siding, and copper roof and, wood shingles with wood siding — are beautiful. I referred to as contractor and window and siding expert, John Mazolli, of Cerastone, to talked about your possibilities.

  • You can certainly complete your home in vinyl siding. This will be the minimum expensive option. If you clad the entire home in white siding you’ll be capable to depart the thick window frames white, and in that scenario, I would advise portray the Juliet balcony doors black to match the home windows.
  • Regarding shingles, according to John, they’re really hard to install on top of concrete. We ended up not able to notify from your photograph whether or not the facade of your residence is concrete or a parge combine, but shingles are typically nailed into sheeting. It really is also value noting that cedar calls for yearly dealing with and weatherproofing. Of system it can all be done, as long as you comprehend the servicing needed, and that your facade will call for wooden framing to utilize the sheeting for the shingles.
  • Combining various mediums is flawlessly fine delivering you paint the trim all 1 colour to far better unify the facade. Paint the double doors black (to perform with your home windows) and the six-inch pine molding, crown and panels all the exact same colour. If you are leaving the trim around your windows white (if the trim is vinyl, you might be leaving it white) then paint all the trimming white. Your residence would seem excellent in a historic gray, but its current putty is also a great colour to attract on. To preserve the look unified like in your inspiration photographs, decide for shingles that are stained in the exact same tone as the colour of your siding.

All the greatest,
Sam 

You should notice: Samantha Pynn is hard at perform on Home To Win at the minute, and is not ready to solution any far more of your concerns at this time. Watch Sam Pynn in motion with the relaxation of the HGTV stars in the most recent episode of House To Win on hometowin.ca, and tune in Sundays at 10pm et for new episodes.

Sam Pynn&rsquos Tips for a Dated Stucco Facade

Posted by Elana Safronsky, Taking care of Editor, HGTV.ca Thursday, April 28, 2016 2:29 PM EDT

David from Toronto wrote in to HGTV.ca looking to get advice on siding options for his loved ones residence. David and I exchanged a handful of e-mail when he pulled out the real speak and confessed that his wife is less than satisfied with the new black home windows he confident her on, and that if we don’t assist him make a cladding selection shortly, he’ll be dealing with far more than the unfinished look of his home’s facade…

SampPynn-1

From David:Hello, we have a significant predicament. We requested new Kolbe windows which are now put in, but even now can not make a selection on property siding. The accurate problem is that I purchased the windows and promised my wife they would seem all proper until we created a cladding decision, but it clearly looks unfinished and she is offended with me!

SamPynn-2

I am considering Cape Cod siding in gray with white trim beneath the soffits and painted lighter grey cedar shake on the upper half? They could be divided by a thick white trim board with white pillars (you can only see one particular of our pillars in the first picture). Proper now our home looks like an ugly commercial building simply because it has quite few architectural functions and it really is all one medium. I dislike stucco, but which is the other concept.

SamPynn-3

Another thought was to do organic cedar shake on top with white siding under. The over instance is in a bit distinct colors, and I have to function with my new black home windows with the 3-inch white trim, but you get the concept.

SamPynn-4

This is an additional idea, but it may be too stark.

SamPynn-5

Finally, a buddy of mine sketched out what we have been thinking, but another predicament is the quantity of mediums. Can you use a few diverse mediums on a smaller sized house like ours? Cedar shake, wooden siding and some thing else for the bump out? 

Thanks for you are assist!
Dave”

Well it seems to be like Dave has accomplished some very good work on his possess, but Sam Pynn had fantastic words and phrases of tips none the less…

Samantha Pynn: Hello David, I adore your inspiration pictures! As properly as the sketch. All choices — white house with vinyl siding cedar shingles, vinyl siding, and copper roof and, wooden shingles with wood siding — are stunning. I referred to as contractor and window and siding specialist, John Mazolli, of Cerastone, to talked about your options.

  • You can certainly complete your house in vinyl siding. This will be the the very least costly option. If you clad the complete home in white siding you may be in a position to go away the thick window frames white, and in that scenario, I would propose portray the Juliet balcony doorways black to match the home windows.
  • Regarding shingles, according to John, they are very difficult to put in on leading of concrete. We had been not able to inform from your image regardless of whether the facade of your property is concrete or a parge mix, but shingles are generally nailed into sheeting. It really is also really worth noting that cedar calls for annual dealing with and weatherproofing. Of program it can all be completed, as long as you recognize the maintenance required, and that your facade will call for wooden framing to use the sheeting for the shingles.
  • Combining various mediums is completely fine delivering you paint the trim all one colour to better unify the facade. Paint the double doorways black (to function with your home windows) and the 6-inch pine molding, crown and panels all the identical colour. If you are leaving the trim close to your home windows white (if the trim is vinyl, you are leaving it white) then paint all the trimming white. Your property would look great in a historic gray, but its present putty is also a good color to draw on. To keep the search unified like in your inspiration photographs, opt for shingles that are stained in the identical tone as the colour of your siding.

All the best,
Sam 

Please note: Samantha Pynn is tough at operate on Property To Get at the minute, and is not able to solution any a lot more of your concerns at this time. Observe Sam Pynn in motion with the relaxation of the HGTV stars in the newest episode of Residence To Earn on hometowin.ca, and tune in Sundays at 10pm et for new episodes.

Sam Pynn&rsquos Suggestions for a Dated Stucco Facade

Posted by Elana Safronsky, Taking care of Editor, HGTV.ca Thursday, April 28, 2016 two:29 PM EDT

David from Toronto wrote in to HGTV.ca hunting to get guidance on siding possibilities for his family members property. David and I exchanged a couple of e-mail when he pulled out the real chat and confessed that his spouse is significantly less than happy with the new black home windows he persuaded her on, and that if we never assist him make a cladding determination shortly, he’ll be experiencing more than the unfinished appear of his home’s facade…

SampPynn-1

From David:Hi, we have a main problem. We purchased new Kolbe home windows which are now set up, but still can’t make a selection on home siding. The correct problem is that I purchased the home windows and promised my wife they would appear all appropriate right up until we made a cladding selection, but it clearly looks unfinished and she is angry with me!

SamPynn-2

I am considering Cape Cod siding in grey with white trim beneath the soffits and painted lighter gray cedar shake on the upper fifty percent? They could be separated by a thick white trim board with white pillars (you can only see one of our pillars in the first picture). Correct now our property seems to be like an unsightly business developing simply because it has really number of architectural attributes and it’s all 1 medium. I dislike stucco, but which is the other concept.

SamPynn-3

Yet another notion was to do organic cedar shake on top with white siding beneath. The above example is in a bit diverse colours, and I have to perform with my new black windows with the a few-inch white trim, but you get the notion.

SamPynn-4

This is another notion, but it may well be as well stark.

SamPynn-5

And finally, a pal of mine sketched out what we were contemplating, but yet another dilemma is the quantity of mediums. Can you use a few distinct mediums on a smaller house like ours? Cedar shake, wooden siding and one thing else for the bump out? 

Thanks for you happen to be assist!
Dave”

Properly it looks like Dave has carried out some good operate on his very own, but Sam Pynn had great words and phrases of tips none the less…

Samantha Pynn: Hi David, I adore your inspiration shots! As properly as the sketch. All alternatives — white home with vinyl siding cedar shingles, vinyl siding, and copper roof and, wood shingles with wood siding — are beautiful. I known as contractor and window and siding professional, John Mazolli, of Cerastone, to mentioned your possibilities.

  • You can certainly finish your house in vinyl siding. This will be the the very least expensive choice. If you clad the whole property in white siding you may be capable to leave the thick window frames white, and in that scenario, I would propose painting the Juliet balcony doorways black to match the windows.
  • With regards to shingles, in accordance to John, they are extremely hard to set up on best of concrete. We had been not able to tell from your image regardless of whether the facade of your house is concrete or a parge combine, but shingles are normally nailed into sheeting. It is also well worth noting that cedar requires once-a-year managing and weatherproofing. Of program it can all be accomplished, as prolonged as you recognize the servicing needed, and that your facade will demand wooden framing to utilize the sheeting for the shingles.
  • Combining diverse mediums is flawlessly good offering you paint the trim all one color to better unify the facade. Paint the double doorways black (to work with your windows) and the six-inch pine molding, crown and panels all the same colour. If you are leaving the trim close to your windows white (if the trim is vinyl, you are leaving it white) then paint all the trimming white. Your house would appear excellent in a historic grey, but its current putty is also a good colour to attract on. To maintain the seem unified like in your inspiration pictures, choose for shingles that are stained in the identical tone as the color of your siding.

All the best,
Sam 

Make sure you be aware: Samantha Pynn is challenging at operate on Home To Acquire at the instant, and is not ready to solution any a lot more of your concerns at this time. Look at Sam Pynn in motion with the relaxation of the HGTV stars in the most recent episode of House To Earn on hometowin.ca, and tune in Sundays at 10pm et for new episodes.

Sam Pynn&rsquos Guidance for a Dated Stucco Facade

Posted by Elana Safronsky, Managing Editor, HGTV.ca Thursday, April 28, 2016 2:29 PM EDT

David from Toronto wrote in to HGTV.ca searching to get tips on siding alternatives for his family property. David and I exchanged a couple of e-mail when he pulled out the real chat and confessed that his spouse is much less than pleased with the new black windows he confident her on, and that if we never support him make a cladding choice quickly, he’ll be dealing with far more than the unfinished search of his home’s facade…

SampPynn-1

From David:Hello, we have a major dilemma. We purchased new Kolbe windows which are now put in, but nevertheless cannot make a choice on residence siding. The true dilemma is that I ordered the windows and promised my spouse they would look all right until we manufactured a cladding determination, but it obviously looks unfinished and she is angry with me!

SamPynn-2

I am pondering Cape Cod siding in gray with white trim beneath the soffits and painted lighter gray cedar shake on the upper 50 percent? They could be separated by a thick white trim board with white pillars (you can only see one of our pillars in the unique photograph). Appropriate now our property looks like an ugly industrial constructing because it has really couple of architectural attributes and it really is all 1 medium. I dislike stucco, but that’s the other concept.

SamPynn-3

An additional notion was to do normal cedar shake on prime with white siding underneath. The above instance is in a bit various colors, and I have to operate with my new black home windows with the three-inch white trim, but you get the concept.

SamPynn-4

This is yet another concept, but it may be as well stark.

SamPynn-5

Finally, a good friend of mine sketched out what we ended up pondering, but another predicament is the amount of mediums. Can you use a few different mediums on a scaled-down house like ours? Cedar shake, wooden siding and anything else for the bump out? 

Thanks for you are assist!
Dave”

Well it appears like Dave has completed some very good work on his own, but Sam Pynn experienced wonderful words and phrases of tips none the less…

Samantha Pynn: Hello David, I really like your inspiration pictures! As well as the sketch. All choices — white residence with vinyl siding cedar shingles, vinyl siding, and copper roof and, wooden shingles with wooden siding — are beautiful. I called contractor and window and siding expert, John Mazolli, of Cerastone, to reviewed your alternatives.

  • You can certainly end your residence in vinyl siding. This will be the the very least costly selection. If you clad the total residence in white siding you will be capable to depart the thick window frames white, and in that scenario, I would propose portray the Juliet balcony doorways black to match the home windows.
  • Relating to shingles, according to John, they are quite difficult to set up on top of concrete. We have been unable to inform from your image whether the facade of your property is concrete or a parge blend, but shingles are typically nailed into sheeting. It’s also worth noting that cedar requires annual dealing with and weatherproofing. Of system it can all be done, as extended as you comprehend the maintenance needed, and that your facade will require wooden framing to use the sheeting for the shingles.
  • Combining different mediums is properly fine providing you paint the trim all one particular color to far better unify the facade. Paint the double doorways black (to function with your windows) and the six-inch pine molding, crown and panels all the same color. If you are leaving the trim around your home windows white (if the trim is vinyl, you are leaving it white) then paint all the trimming white. Your house would seem wonderful in a historic grey, but its current putty is also a excellent color to attract on. To keep the seem unified like in your inspiration pictures, decide for shingles that are stained in the same tone as the color of your siding.

All the greatest,
Sam 

Make sure you notice: Samantha Pynn is difficult at operate on Property To Win at the instant, and is not capable to answer any far more of your inquiries at this time. Watch Sam Pynn in action with the rest of the HGTV stars in the latest episode of Home To Earn on hometowin.ca, and tune in Sundays at 10pm et for new episodes.

Kicking Off Spring With the 4 Seasons of Residence Possession – Decks & Patios &ndash Present-day House owner

Complete Episodes of Present-day Home-owner with Danny Lipford

Kicking Off Spring With the 4 Seasons of Residence Possession

By: Danny Lipford

Property owners Sharla and Stuart Brink aid us kick off the 4 Seasons of House Possession with the spring checklist.

Read the episode write-up to understand a lot more.

Check out out the four Seasons of House Possession for much more info and visit the spring website page to download the comprehensive checklist and interactive infographic.

Print  


Sam Pynn&rsquos Advice for a Dated Stucco Facade

Posted by Elana Safronsky, Taking care of Editor, HGTV.ca Thursday, April 28, 2016 2:29 PM EDT

David from Toronto wrote in to HGTV.ca seeking to get guidance on siding choices for his family members residence. David and I exchanged a couple of e-mails when he pulled out the genuine speak and confessed that his spouse is considerably less than happy with the new black home windows he certain her on, and that if we will not help him make a cladding selection quickly, he’ll be experiencing more than the unfinished appear of his home’s facade…

SampPynn-1

From David:Hello, we have a significant problem. We purchased new Kolbe windows which are now put in, but nevertheless are unable to make a decision on home siding. The true predicament is that I purchased the windows and promised my wife they would search all appropriate till we created a cladding determination, but it obviously appears unfinished and she is indignant with me!

SamPynn-2

I am thinking Cape Cod siding in gray with white trim underneath the soffits and painted lighter gray cedar shake on the higher 50 %? They could be separated by a thick white trim board with white pillars (you can only see one of our pillars in the first picture). Proper now our property looks like an unpleasant commercial developing due to the fact it has really handful of architectural functions and it’s all one particular medium. I dislike stucco, but that’s the other thought.

SamPynn-3

Yet another idea was to do normal cedar shake on leading with white siding underneath. The above case in point is in slightly distinct colours, and I have to function with my new black windows with the 3-inch white trim, but you get the concept.

SamPynn-4

This is one more notion, but it may be way too stark.

SamPynn-5

Finally, a good friend of mine sketched out what we ended up pondering, but another dilemma is the amount of mediums. Can you use 3 various mediums on a more compact house like ours? Cedar shake, wooden siding and some thing else for the bump out? 

Thanks for you’re aid!
Dave”

Effectively it appears like Dave has completed some great perform on his own, but Sam Pynn experienced fantastic phrases of advice none the less…

Samantha Pynn: Hello David, I really like your inspiration shots! As well as the sketch. All options — white house with vinyl siding cedar shingles, vinyl siding, and copper roof and, wooden shingles with wood siding — are stunning. I named contractor and window and siding professional, John Mazolli, of Cerastone, to mentioned your alternatives.

  • You can definitely end your property in vinyl siding. This will be the the very least costly choice. If you clad the complete house in white siding you are going to be able to go away the thick window frames white, and in that circumstance, I would suggest portray the Juliet balcony doorways black to match the windows.
  • Concerning shingles, in accordance to John, they’re quite difficult to put in on top of concrete. We were unable to explain to from your picture no matter whether the facade of your home is concrete or a parge combine, but shingles are generally nailed into sheeting. It’s also well worth noting that cedar requires annual treating and weatherproofing. Of system it can all be completed, as long as you realize the routine maintenance essential, and that your facade will need wood framing to apply the sheeting for the shingles.
  • Combining distinct mediums is perfectly good offering you paint the trim all one particular colour to much better unify the facade. Paint the double doorways black (to work with your windows) and the 6-inch pine molding, crown and panels all the exact same colour. If you are leaving the trim around your home windows white (if the trim is vinyl, you’re leaving it white) then paint all the trimming white. Your house would look excellent in a historic gray, but its current putty is also a great colour to draw on. To hold the look unified like in your inspiration pictures, decide for shingles that are stained in the identical tone as the colour of your siding.

All the greatest,
Sam 

Please notice: Samantha Pynn is hard at work on Property To Earn at the moment, and is not in a position to answer any much more of your inquiries at this time. Watch Sam Pynn in action with the rest of the HGTV stars in the newest episode of Property To Earn on hometowin.ca, and tune in Sundays at 10pm et for new episodes.

Kicking Off Spring With the 4 Seasons of Property Possession – Decks & Patios &ndash Today’s Property owner

Total Episodes of Present-day Property owner with Danny Lipford

Kicking Off Spring With the four Seasons of House Possession

By: Danny Lipford

House owners Sharla and Stuart Brink support us kick off the four Seasons of Residence Ownership with the spring checklist.

Read through the episode write-up to find out more.

Check out the 4 Seasons of Property Ownership for much more details and visit the spring web page to obtain the total checklist and interactive infographic.

Print  


Kicking Off Spring With the four Seasons of Home Ownership – Decks & Patios &ndash Modern Property owner

Full Episodes of Modern Home-owner with Danny Lipford

Kicking Off Spring With the four Seasons of Home Ownership

By: Danny Lipford

House owners Sharla and Stuart Brink help us kick off the 4 Seasons of House Ownership with the spring checklist.

Read the episode article to discover more.

Check out out the four Seasons of House Possession for much more details and check out the spring website page to down load the complete checklist and interactive infographic.

Print  


Kicking Off Spring With the 4 Seasons of Home Possession – Decks & Patios &ndash Present-day House owner

Total Episodes of Present day Homeowner with Danny Lipford

Kicking Off Spring With the 4 Seasons of Residence Possession

By: Danny Lipford

Property owners Sharla and Stuart Brink aid us kick off the 4 Seasons of Home Possession with the spring checklist.

Read through the episode article to learn far more.

Check out out the four Seasons of House Ownership for far more info and check out the spring website page to download the comprehensive checklist and interactive infographic.

Print