Insulated vinyl siding is relatively new on the scene when it comes to vinyl siding products. It differs from traditional vinyl because it has a rigid foam that is laminated at the back of the panels. According to manufacturers (and confirmed by Consumer Reports testing) insulated vinyl siding ratings are nearly 5 times higher than standard vinyl. The result is better insulation and lower energy bills for homeowners. In addition, the insulations reduces noise levels and is much more resistant to dents and warping, As with standard vinyl siding, IVS does not require painting and needs very little maintenance year to year.
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