The vast majority of people in this country live in houses of their own, and are private or even public property owners. There is the added burden of ensuring that the buildings and homes you live in and own are well cared for. Part of this is because there are housing associations that dictate a level of care that all of their members must abide by. This is no bad thing, as it allows the value of your personal property to rise or fall based on the level of care that it is given. Homeowners who take care of their homes and redo the siding of their homes are going to see more tangible benefits than those who do not. Homeowners who update their homes, and replace their siding and roofs are also going to have nicer and safer houses in which to live than those who do not. There are many factors that help control the value and safety of houses and you can learn all about them from your local states, or from Premier who specializes in renovations and give free consultations.