Silence is a big factor in one’s good night of sleep. In order to rest quietly and without interruptions, most homeowners invest in double pane windows to block street noise. But did you know that your home’s siding is an important component on the quest for silence?

Noise2The building material selected for your house siding project is the first line of defense against traffic noise or other disturbing sounds generated outside. Other than offering a great look and virtually no maintenance, vinyl siding is known to help protect the interior of your home from unwanted noises.

Some insulated vinyl options are believed to reduce outside noise by 45%. If you live in a high traffic area or call yourself a light sleeper, you might want to consider vinyl house siding, alongside soundproof windows and roof insulation, to have quiet and pleasing nights in the comfort of your home.