With so many homeowners and builders looking for alternatives to reduce their impact on the environment these days, many Coloradans contact WestPro Roofing wanting to know if our siding products are eco-friendly. The answer is yes, as one of the leading companies in the roofing and siding industry we carry James Hardie products.
James Hardie Corporation, the manufacturer of Hardiewrap® siding and James Hardie® fiber cement products, is doing its part to make a positive impact on the environment. Due to the material composition, manufacturing process, durability, and the regional plant locations, James Hardie building products are eco-friendly, which contractors love!
Factors that Make These Products Eco-Friendly
James Hardie is always looking to fabricate products that help building contractors and professionals build more environmentally-friendly homes. Efficient, sustainable manufacturing remains crucial to their overall success.[cta]
They continue to deliver fiber cement options that require less maintenance, last longer, and help to boost the curb appeal of homes. As they are committed to offering durability, a factory-finished coating, and sustainability, James Hardie follows rigorous green building practices.
Natural or sustainable raw materials are used to craft James Hardie products. Cellulose, cement, fiber, sand, and water are what make these products so resistant and ‘’green’’. Their fiber cement products are highly resistant to high heat, UV radiation, and moisture. These facts can help reduce maintenance or replacement costs over time.
Top of the Line Technology
Because of the unique technology developed by this manufacturer, when installing factory-finished James Hardie siding and trim products with ColorPlus® Technology you are reducing job site paint waste and exposure to volatile organic compounds (VOCs).
At least seventy-five percent of raw materials are sourced locally for the 8 manufacturing facilities nationwide. This means less environmental impact from the transportation of materials.
This amazing company is constantly working to develop new initiatives and sustainable practices to reduce our environmental impact.