not in ohio
reply to Dude111
Re: "Beautiful aluminum siding".
Snigger. That would be "sheets of metal pretending, poorly, to be wood". An architectural monstrosity. Vile in its conception. Offensive in its appearnance. Utterly tasteless.
Mind you, vinyl siding has exactly the same set of qualities.
You want something that looks like clapboards? Clapboards do a pretty good job of looking like clapboards. You want to use some other material? Then make it look like itself, not an imitiation of something else.