Required Tools for this Project
Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.
You'll also need siding gauges, a fiber cement circular saw blade, a siding nailer and a 15 gauge trim nailer.
Required Materials for this Project
Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.
- Fiber cement siding
- 6d or 8d galvanized or stainless steel nails
- 8d, 15 gauge galvanized or stainless steel finish nails
- Vinyl mounting blocks
- 30 lb. felt
- Drip cap
- Kick-out flashing
- Acrylic latex caulk