JH HardieShingle® Siding

James Hardie

HardieShingle® Siding

Fortified Roofing and Siding of Columbia, MO provides James Hardie HardieShingle® Siding  that resist the elements with irresistible charm.

Fortified Roofing and Siding’s is here to protect you and your home from the elements. We want you to have a durable product; that way, you do not have to replace it multiple times. When wind and hail comes, you want siding that will withstand Mother Nature. James Hardie Siding gives you exactly that and more. They are the only siding manufacturer that pairs variety with durability. It is perfect for homeowners that want a customized design. A plethora of colors are available to design your dream home.

It is time-tested and protects more than 5.5 million homes in America. James Hardie fiber cement siding and trim uses the highest quality materials and propriety additives to enhance the strength and moisture protection of the siding. Not only is it durable and long-lasting but the average return on investment 25 percent higher than adding a bathroom, why not protect your home AND increase its value?


The Handcrafted Look of Cedar

For the homeowner who a cedar look to their home – Fortified uses the HardieShingle® Collection. The HardieShingle® Collection includes two unique edge panel profiles that provide charm and historical vibes to your home. The Staggered or Straight Edge Panels adds the distinct look of cedar shingles with less maintenance. HardieShingle® is a timeless design element. Whether it’s used to enhance a home’s architectural features or as siding for a whole house, shingles are a classic beauty.


James Hardie siding with ColorPlus Technology is an innovative process for making unprecedented color consistency in a wide range of colors. James Hardie products aren’t simply painted at the factory. Multiple coats of color are baked onto the board, creating a vibrant, consistent finish for years of lasting character, adhesion and fade resistance. The HardiePlank products with ColorPlus Technology provide you years of lasting beauty and peace of mind with a 15-year finish warranty.

ColorPlus Technology gives you siding that will not fade, or look dull: the colors will stay vibrant and bright. This results in a beautiful house without excessive maintenance. With James Hardie Siding you will be the stand-out of the neighborhood.

HardieShingle® Siding Options

James Hardie® fiber cement products provide protection from the elements, while showcasing a homeowner’s individual style. Year after year, homeowners are choosing James Hardie because of curb appeal, durability, and design options.

HardieShingle® Straight Edge Panel

A clean-lined, tailored look.


HardieShingle® Staggered Edge Panel

This rustic look is inviting and laid-back.

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The James Hardie Difference

James Hardie invented fiber cement, so they know how to set the industry standard for exceptional siding. With millions of installations, they continue to lead the industry in premium, high-performance exterior siding. Hardie products deliver uncompromising durability and finish quality for a beautiful, lower maintenance exterior. Below you can see the what makes the Hardie difference:


Harsh weather, fluctuating temperatures, water, time, fire and pests— all cause your siding to have problems. But not with James Hardie siding, it is engineered to stand up beautifully, whatever the elements.


Unwanted critters and termites can wreak havoc on your home. With James Hardie fiber cement siding, critters and termites see no appeal and will gladly take shelter elsewhere, which gives you time to focus on the animal you want to look at.



Water can damage in a way that nothing else can; causing mold, swelling, cracking, and color separation. James Hardie products are specially engineered to withstand damage from moisture and rot and will hold their own against rain, sleet, or snow.


James Hardie Siding will withstand time, unlike any other siding. It resists aging unlike others in the industry. HardieShingle will not deteriorate throughout the year because it made for Missouri. Hardie siding can hold up against hail, wind, and debris for years, which will save you time and money.


Fire can destroy a home and family in a matter of minutes; it is one of the most unpredictable and terrifies disasters for a home. James Hardie product can ease that concern, Hardie siding does not contribute to fire or ignite when exposed to a direct flame. So if a fire does emerge your siding walls will protect you giving your family time to seek safety. Other siding products add fuel to the fire. When exposed to a fire, vinyl will melt almost instantly, and wood is a direct fuel. But

Because James Hardie products are non-combustible, many insurance companies offer a discount. We recommend sharing your plan to purchase Hardie siding with your insurance carrier, to see if any discounts could apply to your homeowner’s policy.

Siding Made for Missouri

Missouri can test the strength of your siding, but with James Hardie fiber cement siding, you will not have to worry about failing that test. Only James Hardie, fiber cement products, are Engineered for Climate®. In Missouri, we are allocated the HardieZone 5 products; meaning this siding is designed to withstand all of Missouri’s harsh weather, from hail and wind to blizzards.The James Hardie HZ5 products use proprietary additives, and an innovative manufacturing process to create a siding specially engineered to reduce water absorption and resist damage from wet or freezing conditions. With Hardie HZ5 siding, your home can endure the impact of hail and windblown debris along with the fluctuating temperatures.

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