Siding Ratings

Add color and detail, and protect your home from the elements with siding. We test vinyl and plastic shingle and shake siding.

View our ratings and reviews and browse our buying guide to find the best siding.

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The siding in our tests that scored the highest also tended to be the thickest and the priciest. But know that several other choices did almost as well for far less.

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All Ratings

Our testing shows significant performance differences by siding type and brand. Some siding is far less resistant to cracking from impacts in warm and cold weather, and some is less likely to stay put in a windstorm based on our simulated 150-mph winds.