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Durable EXTERIOR DETAILS JUNE JLC 1999 Durable EXTERIOR DETAILS With good design and the right materials, you can build exteriors that weather gracefully for years As a business owner, I try to minimize marketing and warranty costs. The most sensible way to do that is to build a finished product that looks as good in ten years as it does right after completion. A good looking job provides free advertising for my company, and the low maintenance of a durable exterior cuts down on callbacks and increases customer satisfaction. I make it a policy to return to past projects regularly to see how the materials and techniques I use are faring. This practice has sometimes taught me more than I really wanted to know, but at least I've