When your Home is hit by Hail and strong Winds during Seasonal Storms you may need to replace broken, damaged and missing Vinyl Siding. When that time comes you want to be sure that the quality of the installation meets the industry standard of excellence. Using trained, experienced, and certified professionals will help ensure that your home's vinyl siding will look great and perform well for years to come.Through the Vinyl Siding Institute's (VSI) Certified Installer Program, experienced professionals receive thorough training on proper, industry approved vinyl siding installation techniques. VSI's certification process involves a combination of classroom training, hands-on instruction, and a written test given by a VSI Certified Trainer. Each VSI Certified Installer must demonstrate the knowledge and skills to properly install vinyl siding and accessories, based on the industry standard, ASTM D4756.
When you hire an installer certified through the VSI program, you can be confident that he or she knows how to:
Correctly fasten the siding to allow for vinyl's normal expansion and contraction
properties and keep it straight and secure on the wall.
Properly prepare the area around doors,windows, and other openings to prevent
Pay attention to the details that will give your home a beautiful appearance that
will last over time.
Your Home Deserves the Best
To become a VSI Certified Installer, candidates must meet a minimum of one year of experience installing vinyl siding and accessories, attend VSI's rigorous course, and pass the VSI Certified Installer exam (or have three years of experience and pass the VSI Certified Installer exam). All VSI Certified Installers must apply for recertification every three years, to ensure that they stay abreast of the latest application techniques.To locate a VSI Certified Installer in your area, or to find out if your installer is certified through VSI's program, visit VSI's web registry at: www.vinylsiding.org/certifiedinstaller, or ask your installation professional for a current identification badge bearing VSI's Certified Installer logo.