Multi-story house facade renovation Montreal

Do you have a facade renovation project for your multi-story house? Do business with Construction Précellence, your general contractor specialized in facade construction and renovation in Montreal since 1948. Turnkey construction and renovation service. Call us for a quote!

Do business with Construction Précellence for your multi-story house facade renovation!

If you own a two-story house, it may happen that, for reasons of aesthetics, style, or safety, you may wish to renovate the facade of your house. Construction Précellence offers you a personalized turnkey service for the renovation of multi-story house facades, which is adapted to your needs and budget. Composed of architects, designers, exterior cladding specialists and renovation consultants, our team will assist you on each floor of your project to help you structure a complete and detailed plan: first free home consultation, 3D plan design, material layout, cladding selection, repair, demolition, post-contract follow-up, worker supervision, and more!

Which exterior siding should you choose for the facade renovation of your multi-story house?

On the market, you will find many materials for facade cladding, each with its advantages and disadvantages. Here is an overview of the most popular exterior siding for multi-story home renovations:

Material Description Advantages Disadvantages
Engineered wood (CanExel)
  • Wood fiber is an almost perfect imitation of wood.
  • Engineered wood is often known as its manufacturers, such as CanExel or Maibec.
  • Very similar to wood with its grooves engraved on the surface of the material.
  • Life expectancy of 30 years or more.
  • Resistant to climatic and weather variations
  • High availability of colors
  • Easy to maintain (compared to wood)
  • Durable
  • Can be difficult to install
  • Higher cost than vinyl
Steel (MAC)
  • Galvanized steel siding
  • Looks a lot like wood, just like CanExel.
  • Durable, resistant and easy to install.
  • Very durable
  • Low maintenance requirements
  • More expensive than similar sidings
  • Heavy
Vinyl (PVC)
  • Available in a wide range of colours and textures
  • Colour is an integral part of the material
  • Life span of more than 40 years
  • Very affordable
  • Shock and scratch-resistant
  • Resistant to pests and mildew
  • Not very resistant to temperature variations and bad weather
  • Dark colours fade over time
  • Made of non-renewable resources
  • Low fire resistance
Aluminium
  • Superior weather resistance
  • Finish that remains intact over the years
  • Life span of more than 25 years
  • Resistance to climatic variations and bad weather
  • Durable
  • Wide variety of colours and patterns
  • Low impact resistance
  • May be noisy (rain or strong winds)
Masonry (bricks/stones)
  • Brings a lot of elegance and value to your home
  • Includes clay bricks, natural stones, reconstituted stones and concrete stones
  • Soundproof
  • Lifespan of more than 75 years (repointing required after 20-25 years)
  • Resistance to climatic variations and bad weather
  • Very durable
  • Good acoustic performance
  • Seal maintenance
  • More expensive
  • Requires a structure that can support the weight
Natural wood
  • Mostly chosen for cottages or in northern Quebec
  • Not permitted in all municipalities
  • Includes torrefied wood and chemically treated wood
  • Life span from 25 to 55 years
  • Rough-surfaced wood shingles require a coat of stain every 15 years
  • Low pollution during production
  • Warm appearance
  • Low resistance to weathering, pests and mildew
  • Requires a lot of maintenance
  • Can turn grey over time
Acrylic
  • Appeared in Quebec in the 1960s
  • Composed of expanded polystyrene insulation, reinforcing mesh, and adhesive, and covered with a synthetic-based plaster finish
  • Good solution for covering a concrete wall
  • Lifespan of 25 years
  • Waterproofing
  • Wide choice of colours and finishes
  • Tough installation
  • Vulnerable to wood framing movements, can crack
  • Vulnerable to temperature variations
Suretouch Cladding / Siding
  • Made of bricks and stones embedded in a polystyrene mold
  • Coating primarily designed for interior use.
  • Appearance imitating stone and brick
  • Shallower and heavier than masonry
  • Product designed for indoor use
  • Risk of causing molding
Fibrocement
  • Product made of cellulose fibres and Portland cement, some of which may contain fly ash or other compounds
  • Very durable.
  • Very versatile product in terms of look
  • Smooth finishes and textured finishes that mimic wood
  • Very fire resistant
  • Resistant to rotting, impact and pests
  • Tough installation
  • Can crack if of low quality

Why choose Construction Précellence for your multi-storey house facade renovation?

In business since 1948, the renovation of multi-storey facades no longer holds any secrets for us! Whatever works needs to be done (demolition, repair, renovation, transformation), or what style you want to give your house facade, our designers and construction team will meet all the challenges.

  • Home consultation with an architectural technician
  • Taking measurements
  • 3D plans and 3D model and follow-up of the manufacturing of the elements
  • Delivery and installation of the equipment
  • Disposal of the remaining material in an environmentally friendly manner
  • Quality of the workforce and superior knowledge
  • Compliance with the highest standards of cost control
  • Obtaining building permits
  • Close adherence to deadlines and budget
  • Protection and cleanliness of the workplace
  • The certified and qualified construction team

What Construction Précellence can do for your multi-story house facade renovation?

Our company’s main objective is to ensure that the renovation of your facade exceeds all your expectations. Our team can carry out a complete renovation, but our vast experience also allows us to accomplish a multitude of tasks.

  • Demolition of house facades
  • Demolition of balcony / gallery / veranda
  • Changing doors and windows
  • Complete renovation of the exterior siding
  • Construction of balcony / veranda / gallery
  • Cleaning of facades
  • Repair of masonry joints
  • Facade repair
  • Facade insulation
  • Facade painting
  • Professional inspection
  • Replacement of soffits and gutters

Any questions?

If you would like to know more about our multi-story house facade renovation service in Montreal, we invite you to contact us by email, by phone or to come and meet us in our offices in Montreal. Our team will be happy to answer your questions in order to start your project as soon as possible.