Punch Up Your Exterior with Panels

Looking to add a visual punch to your Midwest home’s exterior? Incorporate HardiePanel® vertical siding, HardiePlank® lap siding or HardieShingle® siding. Vertical siding adds crisp, clean lines and a touch of contemporary to any home.

And with a variety of texture options, you can accomplish a vast range of looks. James Hardie offers Select Cedarmill©, for a genuine woodgrain texture, Smooth for a simple, clean look, Sierra 8 for added dimension and charm, and even Stucco for a classic, course quality.

Adding a refresh to your exterior never felt so good, and you can feel secure knowing you’ll get the bold look you want with high-performance benefits. After all, James Hardie products are Engineered for Climate®to perform beautifully an face changes in Midwest humidity, temperature, and moisture. 

If you’re hoping to up your sense of modern style, take a peek at a few homes with clad in HardiePanel® vertical siding—a simple accent that adds an ounce of interest to your exterior. 

Contemporary Cape Cod

This refreshed Cape Cod is clad in straight edge HardieShingle siding and HardiePanel vertical siding. The vertical siding in the home’s gables accentuate the home’s peaks and add a modern feel to the classic coastal dwelling.


Craftsman Showstopper

HardiePlank lap siding in a cornflower blue clads this beautiful, craftsman-style home, and HardiePanel vertical siding grabs focus in the front gable. The side gables, clad in lap siding, seem to let the front of the home serve as a true focal point. 


Modern Masterpiece

This Arctic White home incorporates HardiePlank horizontal lap siding and HardiePanel vertical siding for a totally contemporary feel. The distinct lines and boxy appearance give this home a throwback look with all the modern advances.


Arts and Crafts

This neutral gem is clad in HardiePlank lap siding in a light green with HardiePanel vertical siding in the gables. The vertical siding elongates and adds a central focus that draws your eye to the entryway of this cute Arts and Crafts style abode.