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Re-siding your home can completely transform its look and increase curb appeal exponentially, but completing a re-side is a big job and a significant investment. If you've never done it, it's hard to know what to expect and how to prepare for a siding replacement.
Business Advice5 min
How to Make a Shift in Your Business Plan by Using Premium Building Materials

To keep pace with the last several years of changes related to homebuilding, you likely need to shift your business plan—let’s take a look …

Business Advice5 min
Adding Value to Remodels with LP® Structural Solutions Products

Communicating the benefits of the LP® Structural Solutions portfolio for a sub-floor kitchen remodel or sub-floor bathroom r…

Industry Trends9 min
The Importance of Vented Soffit

LP® SmartSide® Vented Soffit provides continuous ventilation for the roof, and it’s made with the same durabl…

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Industry Trends9 min
Predictions for 2023 Building Trends from LP Leadership

We caught up with several team members at LP Building Solutions to get their takes on the upcoming year and how our products tie to key cha…

Industry Trends5 min
How Flashing Sealant Technology Works to Provide a Tighter Building Envelope

No matter how great a product is, it’s nice to have options that give you the flexibility to diagnose and solve any problems that may arise…

Industry Trends3 min
How Resiliency Factors into Building Code Requirements

Historically, updates to building codes are adopted slowly across the United States. From state to state, builders often follow different c…

Inspiration8 min
What is the Best Siding to Work With on the Jobsite?

“Best” means something different for every builder, but there are some universal qualifiers among builders looking for the best siding on t…

Trends7 min
Everything You Need to Know About Board & Batten Style Siding

Board and batten style siding is enjoying a resurgence as a way to create visual interest in an otherwise blank wall. Many believe board an…

Outdoor Living4 min
How to Choose LP® SmartSide® Siding For a Shed

Office, at-home gym, man cave, garden center-your shed can be whatever you want it to be and LP products can help you get there. As one of …

Industry Trends7 min
Can Structural Solutions Products Be Used in Commercial Builds?

Many commercial builders opt for premium engineered wood products, such as those in the LP® Structural Solutions portfolio, …

Industry Trends6 min
Wintertime: How New Continuous Insulation Products Improve Homeowner Comfort

There's something about cold weather that puts insulation concerns front and center. While cavity insulation is the traditional way to insu…

Business Advice7 min
Tips for Contractors: Reputation Management & Gaining Trust After Weather Events

If a significant winter weather event happens in your area and there are many homes that sustain damage, it can be a great time to help ens…