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Ply Gem’s Engineered Cedar Shake Roofing is 2016 Architectural Record Product of the Year

Ply Gem is proud to announce our Engineered Cedar Shake roofing has been selected as an Architectural Record 2016 Product of the Year in the Facades category.

How Much Does Stone Veneer Cost?

Have you considered adding some style to your home with beautiful stone veneer? We know a home remodel is a big step and can include costs that you may not think about. Though it can vary from project to project, read below for our breakdown of what stone veneer actually costs and how stone can enhance your home.

Stone Veneer: The Natural Choice For Your Home Remodel

Stone veneer easily incorporates style and sophistication whether displayed on columns on the outside of a home or as a stacked stone backsplash in a kitchen. Why do we love using stone? It’s easy to customize and gives a vivid pop of color and texture to any space.

Ply Gem’s Deck the Halls with Darius Rucker Sweepstakes

We’re kicking off the 2017 Home for Good project with Ply Gem’s Deck the Halls with Darius Rucker Sweepstakes.

Top 5 Things You Need to Know About Steel Siding

If you’re looking for a siding material that is built to last and withstand storms, steel siding may be a good option for you. According to Home Advisor, steel is perhaps the toughest, most durable siding presently available to homeowners. And when compared to other siding materials, steel rises to the top for many reasons. Here are five reasons steel siding is a good choice.

Choosing exterior house colors? Think outside the beige box.

Unlike interior house colors, exterior house colors are much harder to change, often requiring ladders or scaffolding. This results in many homeowners playing it safe with their house color – which too often means beige. I’ve been guilty of it. My last house was beige – in my defense, it was one of the first in the neighborhood. Bolstered with new confidence, my new house is blue. If you’re faced with the unwieldy task of picking exterior colors, I have some advice for you that might make the process easier.

Darius Rucker is partnering with Ply Gem as the 2017 Home for Good project ambassador

Three-time GRAMMY Award winner Darius Rucker is partnering with Ply Gem® (NYSE: PGEM), a North American manufacturer of building products, as the 2017 ambassador for its Home for Good project to help hundreds of families build homes across the United States with Habitat for Humanity.

Color Cues: How to Choose Colors That Sell a House

Selling your home can be as exciting as it can be stressful. We have tips on how to choose colors for your home that will help you sell a house quickly.

How to Mix and Match Siding and Stone

How to Mix and Match Siding and Stone

Fall Decor: Elegant Ways to Decorate with Pumpkins

Fall Decor: Elegant Ways to Decorate with Pumpkins

What Not to Do When Hiring a Contractor

What Not to Do When Hiring a Contractor

Create a Cozy Fall Outdoor Living Space Perfect for Gatherings

Create a Cozy Fall Outdoor Living Space Perfect for Gatherings

Construction Safety: Learnings and Insights from a Construction Manager

Construction Safety: Learnings and Insights from a Construction Manager

Color Cues: How to Choose Colors for Your House Style

Color Cues: How to Choose Colors for Your House Style

Architectural Eye Candy in the Big Apple

Architectural Eye Candy in the Big Apple

Ply Gem associates help families across North America

Ply Gem associates help families across North America

The Mebane Family Discusses Their Home for Good

The Mebane Family Discusses Their Home for Good

Color Cues: Overcoming the Fear of Color on Your Home

Color Cues: Overcoming the Fear of Color on Your Home

Top Instagram Accounts to Follow for Design Inspiration

Top Instagram Accounts to Follow for Design Inspiration

Natural Stone Veneer Adds Awesome Curb Appeal to Your Home

Natural Stone Veneer Adds Awesome Curb Appeal to Your Home

Putting the “Why†in a Career in Construction

Putting the “Why†in a Career in Construction

Summer’s here and the time is right for outdoor living

Summer’s here and the time is right for outdoor living

How to Define Your Garden Space with Style

How to Define Your Garden Space with Style

Michelle Wilson Discusses Her ‘Home For Good’

Michelle Wilson Discusses Her ‘Home For Good’

Tiny Living: From Sheds to Studios

Tiny Living: From Sheds to Studios

Color Cues: How to Avoid Common Color Mistakes

Color Cues: How to Avoid Common Color Mistakes

4 Ways to Get the Character of Historic Window Architecture

4 Ways to Get the Character of Historic Window Architecture

The Rule of Three: How to Choose Finishes for Your Home

The Rule of Three: How to Choose Finishes for Your Home

Grappling with Green Building

Grappling with Green Building

Black Vinyl Windows are a Cool Solution with a Hot Color

Black Vinyl Windows are a Cool Solution with a Hot Color

Home for Good Project to Help Build 300 Homes with Habitat for Humanity

Home for Good Project to Help Build 300 Homes with Habitat for Humanity

Spring into Outdoor Living!

Spring into Outdoor Living!

What You Need to Know About Wood Windows

What You Need to Know About Wood Windows

The 4 S’s of Windows and Doors

The 4 S’s of Windows and Doors

Winter Home Improvement Projects That Won’t Leave You Cold

Winter Home Improvement Projects That Won’t Leave You Cold

Color Cues: Tips for Choosing Exterior Colors

Color Cues: Tips for Choosing Exterior Colors

International Builders’ Show Recap: 2016 Building Trends

International Builders’ Show Recap: 2016 Building Trends

How to Enjoy Your Backyard in Winter

How to Enjoy Your Backyard in Winter

3 Things to Consider When Buying Energy Efficient Windows

3 Things to Consider When Buying Energy Efficient Windows

Learn the Lingo: Window Balance

Learn the Lingo: Window Balance

The Gift of Giving Back – Part 2

The Gift of Giving Back – Part 2

Good Bones: Modern Tuscan Architectural Style

Good Bones: Modern Tuscan Architectural Style

Gather

Gather

You Can Always Go Home for the Holidays

You Can Always Go Home for the Holidays

9 Quotes to Inspire Your Next Design Project

9 Quotes to Inspire Your Next Design Project

How to Clean Your Vinyl Siding

How to Clean Your Vinyl Siding

Good Bones: English Country

Good Bones: English Country

How to Clean Your Window Screens Before Winter

How to Clean Your Window Screens Before Winter

How to Save Energy During the Holidays

How to Save Energy During the Holidays

Winterize Your Home Before Winter

Winterize Your Home Before Winter

Good Bones: Prairie

Good Bones: Prairie

Learn the Lingo: Window Types

Learn the Lingo: Window Types

Remodeling Realities

Remodeling Realities

Character Driven Design Through Architecture

Character Driven Design Through Architecture

Good Bones: Georgian

Good Bones: Georgian

Learn the Lingo: Basic Window Features

Learn the Lingo: Basic Window Features

Building a Realistic Remodeling Timeline

Building a Realistic Remodeling Timeline

Are You Throwing Money Out the Window?

Are You Throwing Money Out the Window?

Come On In, Y'all!

Come On In, Y'all!

Enhance your Home with Vinyl Fence & Rail

Enhance your Home with Vinyl Fence & Rail

Positive Influence

Positive Influence

Good Bones: Folk Victorian

Good Bones: Folk Victorian

In Case of Emergency: Tips for Window & Patio Door Safety

In Case of Emergency: Tips for Window & Patio Door Safety

Serving our Community: Habitat for Humanity Home Builders Blitz

Serving our Community: Habitat for Humanity Home Builders Blitz

Color Adds Character and Curb Appeal

Color Adds Character and Curb Appeal

Home Design Trends

Home Design Trends

To DIY or Not to DIY? When to Do It Yourself and When to Call a Pro

To DIY or Not to DIY? When to Do It Yourself and When to Call a Pro

Why Vinyl Siding is Perfect for Your Neighborhood

Why Vinyl Siding is Perfect for Your Neighborhood

Case Study: Minimizing Upkeep for Historic Baltimore Home

Case Study: Minimizing Upkeep for Historic Baltimore Home

Good Bones: Tuscan

Good Bones: Tuscan

Top 3 Things to Consider When Buying the Perfect Patio Door

Top 3 Things to Consider When Buying the Perfect Patio Door

The Costs of Building Green

The Costs of Building Green

Founder’s Day 2015

Founder’s Day 2015

Time for a Picnic

Time for a Picnic

Contractor Q & A

Contractor Q & A

Brights Return to the Color Palette

Brights Return to the Color Palette

Why Vinyl Fence is Right for You

Why Vinyl Fence is Right for You

Good Bones: Craftsman

Good Bones: Craftsman

Case Study: Beauty and Durability in Harsh Conditions

Case Study: Beauty and Durability in Harsh Conditions

4 Ways to Transform your Backyard into an Oasis

4 Ways to Transform your Backyard into an Oasis

‘Tis the Season to Show Your Contractor A Little Love

‘Tis the Season to Show Your Contractor A Little Love

Windows: More than Energy Efficiency

Windows: More than Energy Efficiency

Ready for Spring Cleaning? So are Your Windows

Ready for Spring Cleaning? So are Your Windows

Tiny Home Living for the Everyday Homeowner

Tiny Home Living for the Everyday Homeowner

What You Need to Know About Vinyl Fence and Railing

What You Need to Know About Vinyl Fence and Railing

Crash Course: Vinyl Siding for Beautiful Home Designs

Crash Course: Vinyl Siding for Beautiful Home Designs

Good Bones: Low Country

Good Bones: Low Country

Grass Is Greener

Grass Is Greener

When to live through a remodel and when to hit the road, Jack

When to live through a remodel and when to hit the road, Jack

Protecting Your Gutters

Protecting Your Gutters

Outdoor Living: It’s All in the Details

Outdoor Living: It’s All in the Details

What to Look For When Shopping for Siding

What to Look For When Shopping for Siding

Protect Your Windows before the Next Storm Hits

Protect Your Windows before the Next Storm Hits

Good Bones: The French Country

Good Bones: The French Country

Choosing a Green Builder

Choosing a Green Builder

6 Surefire Ways to Know When It’s Time to Replace Your Windows

6 Surefire Ways to Know When It’s Time to Replace Your Windows

Architects Share Design Trends

Architects Share Design Trends

The NAHB Studies Characteristics of Single-Family Homes

The NAHB Studies Characteristics of Single-Family Homes

One Step at a Time: To Phase or Not To Phase

One Step at a Time: To Phase or Not To Phase

Your Window Glossary

Your Window Glossary

Enhance Your Home with Stone

Enhance Your Home with Stone

Green Benefits of Vinyl Siding

Green Benefits of Vinyl Siding

How to Make Your Home’s Design Functional

How to Make Your Home’s Design Functional

Tips for Working on a Historic Renovation

Tips for Working on a Historic Renovation

What is Certified Vinyl Siding?

What is Certified Vinyl Siding?

Curb appeal: Always the hottest home improvement trend

Curb appeal: Always the hottest home improvement trend

The Gift of Giving Back

The Gift of Giving Back

How to Reduce Condensation on Your Windows

How to Reduce Condensation on Your Windows

Myth busters: Why vinyl siding is America’s hottest home design feature

Myth busters: Why vinyl siding is America’s hottest home design feature

Inspired Exterior: Barns of America

Inspired Exterior: Barns of America

Questions to ask yourself about potential contractors

Questions to ask yourself about potential contractors

Blending old and new techniques for long-term performance

Blending old and new techniques for long-term performance

Homeowner Testimonial:Staying in the home they love.

Homeowner Testimonial:Staying in the home they love.

Key questions to ask a potential contractor

Key questions to ask a potential contractor

Home Remodel = Improved Energy Efficiency

Home Remodel = Improved Energy Efficiency

Habitat for Humanity: Ply Gem in the community

Habitat for Humanity: Ply Gem in the community

Your home’s desperate cry for color

Your home’s desperate cry for color

Evaluating a potential contractor

Evaluating a potential contractor

Home Design, Imagined (part 2)

Home Design, Imagined (part 2)

How to Avoid the “Buffet†Letdown: When Less Becomes More

How to Avoid the “Buffet†Letdown: When Less Becomes More

Home Remodel: Before and After

Home Remodel: Before and After

How to prepare for a consultation with a remodeling contractor.

How to prepare for a consultation with a remodeling contractor.

Meet Dino Tudisca

Meet Dino Tudisca

Meet the Peeks: “It’s more than just a house.â€

Meet the Peeks: “It’s more than just a house.â€

Home Design, Imagined.

Home Design, Imagined.

Meet Kim Lewis

Meet Kim Lewis

Homeowner Testimonial: Meet the Peeks (p. 3), Low Maintenance

Homeowner Testimonial: Meet the Peeks (p. 3), Low Maintenance

Homeowner Testimonial: Meet the Peeks (p.2), Energy Efficiency

Homeowner Testimonial: Meet the Peeks (p.2), Energy Efficiency

Six Online Resources for Home Renovation Planning

Six Online Resources for Home Renovation Planning

Homeowner Testimonial: Meet the Peeks (p. 1)

Homeowner Testimonial: Meet the Peeks (p. 1)

Change your exterior

Change your exterior

Questions to ask before replacing windows

Questions to ask before replacing windows

Curb Appeal 101

Curb Appeal 101

Good news – color is in again

Good news – color is in again

What does it mean to build green?

What does it mean to build green?

Budgeting for your home renovation

Budgeting for your home renovation

Design Details Matter:Taking trim to the next level

Design Details Matter:Taking trim to the next level

Do it yourself energy audit

Do it yourself energy audit

The families, the houses and the Designed Exterior

The families, the houses and the Designed Exterior

Joplin EMHE: The Gonzalez-Ely Family

Joplin EMHE: The Gonzalez-Ely Family

Joplin EMHE: The Nguyen Family

Joplin EMHE: The Nguyen Family

Joplin EMHE: The Cogdill Family

Joplin EMHE: The Cogdill Family

Joplin EMHE: The Whitely Family

Joplin EMHE: The Whitely Family

Joplin EMHE: The Nevins Family

Joplin EMHE: The Nevins Family

Joplin EMHE: The Walters Family

Joplin EMHE: The Walters Family

Joplin EMHE: The Howard Family

Joplin EMHE: The Howard Family

Many Hands Make Quick Work

Many Hands Make Quick Work

Braveheart

Braveheart

Day One – Joplin EMHE

Day One – Joplin EMHE

Prepared for Joplin?

Prepared for Joplin?



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