HardieWrap Weather Barrier

July 23rd, 2020 / Premier Building

HardieWrap weather barrier defends against weather elements that may get beneath external coverings of housing and other structures. It is a non-perforated, non-woven and water-resistant barrier. HardieWrap barrier is coated with a unique finish (MicroTech) that prevents water invasion while also allowing water vapor to escape the cavity of a wall. At 11-mil thick, this […]

HardiePlank Siding Installation

June 26th, 2020 / Premier Building

HardiePlank Siding HardiePlank lap siding is a pre-primed, cement-fiber siding that provides high performance and an attractive appearance. It is resistant to water absorption, which helps prevent damage from swelling, cracking or mold. HardiePlank lap siding is also hail-damage resistant and non-combustible. This siding is offered with an exclusive finish, better known as ColorPlus Technology, […]

HardieShingle Installation

June 15th, 2020 / Premier Building

HardieShingle sidewall panels are designed for vertical wall applications, with a fiber-cement construction to give them extra durability. HardieShingle panels are offered in straight-edge or staggered-edge variants (48” L x 16” H), or for more decorative purposes, a half-round style. Additionally, siding panels are sold individually in a variety of sizes for sidewall that requires […]

Wellbridge Addiction Treatment and Research Center

May 18th, 2020 / Premier Building

Take exit 69 off the Long Island Expressway, and that’s where you’ll immediately find the impressive new Wellbridge Addiction Treatment and Research Center. The 96-acre campus in Calverton, New York consists of six buildings, all of which have composite shake roofing overhead. Opened in April 2020, the 80-bed facility includes a two-story main building. This […]

Best Practices – Installation Guide – James Hardie Siding and Trim Products

April 9th, 2020 / Premier Building

Job site storage of James Hardie Products When storing the James Hardie family of siding and trim products they should always be stored in their original packaging in a garage, shed, or any other location that protects the product from weather. All James Hardie products must be kept covered on a pallet that is off […]

How to Put a Creative Touch on the Colonial Style House

March 27th, 2020 / Premier Building

Colonial style homes have influences as diverse as America’s first settlers. These houses have common attributes that are still popular today, even as homeowners add creative touches to the traditional style. Robert Catalfomo, of Premier Building and Renovation (their work is shown above), said homeowners still appreciate the formal elements and aesthetic of Colonial homes, […]