Mares & Dow – General Home Contractors

Your Siding Contractors for a Stunning Property

Serving San Francisco and East Bay Since 1983

Your siding significantly impacts your property’s curb appeal and value, along with protecting its structure against the elements. Find the right siding contractors for your replacement or repair project with our extensive range of options from Mares & Dow Construction & Skylights.

A Superior Selection of Quality Siding

We’re your siding contractors for any project, offering styles that can suit any property. We offer classic lap, shingle siding, and more in a variety of unique colors and finishes.


We work with high-quality James Hardie siding to provide lasting results and prevent challenges like discoloration, warping and cracks, and mold growth. Our team of siding contractors installs this unique fiber cement siding to give you the highest possible value.


James Hardie’s residential siding boasts the resilience of fiber cement, a remarkably durable material that thrives in the rainy climate of the Bay Area. What sets James Hardie apart is their rigorous testing process, subjecting the siding to various challenging conditions, such as:

You’ll also enjoy a non-prorated 30-year warranty with your James Hardie siding. It’s this commitment to quality that ensures their siding stands strong against the diverse elements, providing a reliable and long-lasting solution for homes in the Bay Area. Come and meet our team to discover the custom siding selection just right for your property that you can count on for decades to come.


Reliable Siding Repair Services

Have you noticed cracks, chips, missing siding, or other issues affecting your property’s exterior? The team of siding contractors at Mares & Dow Construction & Skylights can help. Our experts use only the most effective techniques to help your repairs last as long as possible, and we carefully find the perfect match for your existing siding. 


Don’t let damage spread and issues worsen over time; reach out as soon as you notice something isn’t right, and let us handle the rest.

Leave Your Next Project to the Professionals

For more than 40 years, Mares & Dow Construction & Skylights has proudly served as the top choice for home remodeling and retaining wall projects in the Bay Area, offering expert residential siding installation & repair services. When you partner with us, you’re tapping into decades of trade expertise and a dedicated commitment to delivering excellence. Our priority is ensuring customer satisfaction, and these principles are at the forefront of every remodeling project where we serve as your trusted siding installation contractors.

Contact us to get your quote and find the ideal siding solution for your property today.


Transform your Siding in San Francisco CA with our expert siding services. From simple updates to complete renovations, Mares & Dow Construction & Skylights has the expertise you need. Contact us for a free estimate and let us help you create the bathroom of your dreams.

Areas We Serve


Benefits of Going with Mares & Dow Construction & Skylights


Experience & Accreditations

Mares & Dow Construction & Skylights is certified and accredited by the best manufacturers in the industry. From Grip-Tite Foundation Systems, to James Hardie Siding, to VELUX Skylights, you can be sure to get the highest quality products for whatever your project.


Knowledge & Expertise

Serving the San Francisco Bay Area for over 40 years with quality general contracting, home remodeling, and skylight installation means you'll get the benefits of our expertise for every project.


Proven Customer Satisfaction

Maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction, we are proud to have provided our customers throughout the San Francisco Bay Area with quality construction and home improvement services for 40 years. With half of our new clients coming to us from referrals, it’s no secret that our customers/friends are truly pleased with the work we do.