This charming home in St. Cloud, MN received a dramatic facelift. The elements of this makeover included James Hardie Dream Collection lap siding, James Hardie shingle shakes, James Hardie trim and a new front porch. The experts at Craftsman’s Choice brought the surgical precision to pull off this facelift.
This St. Cloud, MN renovation story began with a siding update. James Hardie Dream Collection lap siding in a custom color was chosen for the body of the home. The peak of the second story gable was accented with James Hardie shingle shakes in the same custom color. The subtle textural variation between the James Hardie lap siding and the James Hardie shingle shakes provide understated interest. James Hardie trim in Arctic White defines the St Cloud MN windows, corners and gable of the home. The decision to upgrade to James Hardie siding ensures that this facelift will last for years to come.
The addition of a new front porch provided a new face for this St. Cloud, MN charmer. The existing entry portico was removed in favor of a grand front porch. The new porch provides shelter from the elements at the front entry. It also provides a shady spot to enjoy a favorite beverage. The front porch was the architectural accent that added the finishing touch to this St. Cloud, MN facelift.