"Brick It"

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Brick vs. Fiber Cement Home

Based on a 2,100 s/f Heated Home Monthly Payment Monthly Savings
Homeowner increase in loan payment for $7,000 cost of adding brick 30 years @ 4% interest rate $33.42 -
Energy Savings of 8% on a $300 Light Bill - $24.00
Insurance Savings up to 11% on a $68.00 monthly Insurance Premium - $7.48
Total $33.42 $31.48
Cost of Using Brick after Savings $1.94 -

Additional Savings of Brick over Siding

Pressure wash cement siding house every 2 years:  $350.00 over 30 years $5,250.00
6% higher resale based on $239,000.00* $14,340.00
Needs repainting every 5-7 years:  $6,000 x 4 over 30 years $24,000.00
Total Potential Savings Based on 30 Year Mortgage $43,590.00

*In some cases brick houses resale 25-30% higher than the same houses with siding.