Hail is a common problem in many areas of the country, especially those near serious hurricane zones. This type of precipitation will cause serious damage to many types of siding, especially vinyl. However, residential steel siding will resist it quite easily.
Vinyl Siding Is Susceptible to Damage
While vinyl siding is a popular and easy-to-install type of siding, it has its problems. For example, hail storms, especially those propelled by hurricane winds, have a way of cracking and chipping away at vinyl siding.