The Siding Man welcomes you to their site and hopes that the information here may be of value to you as you decide on a contractor to perform the home improvements you are considering for your home.
The Siding Man has been in business since 1954 when Gene Gibson the original owner opened the doors in Oklahoma City, OK. Gene married Elizabeth (Beth) Wolfkill on Aug 28, 1958. As Gene and Beth had a family they decided to move to Pryor, OK in 1966 and they continued to build the business in NE Oklahoma. In 1968 Gene and Beth had their home built in Pryor and ran the business from their home until April 1993 when Gene retired and turned the family business over to their next to oldest son Mark.
Mark has owned the business since April 1993 with the first few years by the help of his father as he learned more about the home improvement business. As Mark learned more and felt comfortable in taking complete control of the business Mark grew the business and some of their major projects include the Holiday Hotel in Pryor, The Mayes County Credit Union and of course 100's and 100's of houses including some you can see here on some of the other pages of this site. Plus you can visit their page on Facebook entitled "The Siding Man".
Mark now lives in Chouteau with his wife Shelley. Shelley teaches Special Ed at the Catoosa High School in Catoosa, OK. Their son Justin has graduated from RSU/Cameron University with a degree in Secondary Education specializing in History and Economics. Justin has accepted to teach at Memorial High School in Tulsa, OK to teach History to Special Ed students. Mark & Shelley have a daughter named Shelby who graduated from RSU earning her degree in Literature and is only 1 class short of getting her Masters Degree in English. Shelby owns her own business called Tractus Twelve Marketing specializing in SEO and website design. They belong to The Church of Jesus Christ of Later Day Saints. Shelley is also involved in Special Olympics and was named Coach of the Year in 2008 for Oklahoma and represented the state of Oklahoma in June 2014 when she took her Unified Flag Football team to Princeton, NJ to compete in the Summer USA Special Olympic Games. Plus in the summer of 2015 Shelley had one of her athletes compete at the World Special Olympic games in Los Angles, California representing the USA & in the summer of 2018 she had an athlete compete in Seattle at the USA games who took 4 GOLD medals in female power lifting. Shelley has also been Educator of the Year for the state of Oklahoma and has been awarded several other awards over here carrier teaching and coaching. Shelley is looking forward to being able to retire from teaching after 32 years at the end of the school year 22/23.
Mark and his family want to thank you for stopping by their website and hope that you will chose The Siding Man for your siding, windows, patio cover or guttering. Mark specializes in vinyl siding and does most all the siding, windows and patio covers but at times does sub out windows and guttering. Mark has also decided to retire on June 1st, 2021 but as of April 1, 2021 that date may be pushed back some due to the Covid-19 virus has caused him an issue in getting materials fast enough to get all the jobs done on time.. His goal is to sell the business to someone who will continue to keep it going for years to come. Mark has spent enough time on ladders and roofs for a lifetime he says. He does want to say THANK YOU to all his customers over the years.