Also known as lap siding, it's fast to install and looks great painted or stained. Shown:A.
HardiePlank Select Cedarmill, 6¼
inches wide in Countrylane Red, about $1.65 per square foot; James Hardie
WeatherBoards smooth beaded lap, 7½
inches wide in Wicker, about $1.60 per square foot; CertainTeed
HardiePlank Select Cedarmill, 8¼
inches wide in Heathered Moss, $1.55 about $ per square foot; James Hardie