There are a number of components that work together to form the exterior of your house. There is a wide variety of materials that can be used to cover the outside of the house and a seemingly endless array of colors and styles. The function of the exterior is to protect the main frame – the skeleton – and the interior of the house from the weather as well as from animals and human intruders. Proper regular maintenance on the exterior generally results in less maintenance on the interior. Find out more about that in the posts below.