Built to Last
"At times, this can be a severe, harsh environment," says architect George Graves. "This house was built to stand for many
generations." He chose exterior lap siding made from fiber cement because it won't crack, rot, or warp. And, although it offers
much of the same appeal as wood, it doesn't require repainting as often. "It met our design intentions, and it's very durable,"
Siding: James Hardie Siding Products. Heating and cooling: Lennox Industries.