While ice is a problem usually associated with winter weather, the summer creates favorable conditions for hail storms. Since hail forms in severe thunderstorms with large updrafts that bring liquid rain to a higher elevation where it can freeze, these types of storms are most likely in the warm season.
Choosing the right siding for your new timber frame home is like choosing the right outfit. It's one of the final steps in getting your home ready to show off to the neighbors. You've spent a long time, maybe even years, working on the floor plan and shape of your new home and you want it to look good in its final form. The right siding is key. We've outlined a few different siding options here, along with their costs, benefits and styles they typically work well with.