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What is Siding?

Siding is a protective material attached to the exterior of a house or other similar structure, such as a multifamily dwelling. On a house, siding is what helps defend against weather, impacts and other intrusive elements, such as insects. It also adds curb appeal and can help homeowners express their personal home style.
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Re-Siding a Modern Farmhouse with Liz Marie Galvan

We’re excited to give you a look inside the re-side project of homeowner Liz Marie Galvan of the Liz Marie Blog. Be sure to read part one o…

Renovation2 min
Master the Steps to Re-Siding a House with Our Re-Siding Prep Worksheet

There are many factors to consider: the cost to put new siding on a house, hiring a siding contractor, and choosing the most durable siding…

Outdoor Living3 min
Outdoor Spring Cleaning Checklist: How to Get Your Backyard Ready for Spring

Move aside, Old Man Winter-it's officially springtime. Could your home's exterior use some sprucing up before you're officially ready to so…

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Maintenance3 min
How Do You Clean Exterior Wood Siding?

Thanks to the quality of the factory finishing process, prefinished LP® SmartSide® engineered wood siding opt…

Trends6 min
How to Take Advantage of Popular Shed Trends and Add to Your Backyard

Have you ever considered adding a shed to your backyard? Lately, homeowners like you are thinking beyond storage sheds and instead are usin…

Renovation5 min
How to Use the LP® SmartSide® Home Visualizer

Planning to refresh your home's trim and fascia? Hoping to change the exterior entirely with a full re-side project? No matter your plans, …

Renovation6 min
Selecting LP® SmartSide® Trim & Siding with Liz Marie Galvan

Re-siding your home is a significant investment and a long-term decision on your home's look. One of the first steps to siding a house is c…

Renovation4 min
Checklist for How to Hire a Contractor

In this hiring a contractor checklist you’ll find expert guidance in connecting with the right contractor for your re-side project, includi…

Maintenance5 min
A Deep Dive into the LP® SmartSide® Trim & Siding Limited Warranty

Let’s break down the limited warranty for LP® SmartSide® Trim & Siding so you can be one step closer to choos…

Trends6 min
The Most Durable Siding Options for Tiny Homes

Just like typical homes, tiny homes require protection from the elements. A durable exterior that lasts is essential, and that's where tiny…

Curb Appeal4 min
Exterior Updates to Consider for the New Year

New year, new you-new look for your home? With the comforts of home now more relevant than ever, it's the perfect time to start thinking ab…

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Fresh Color Palettes for Metal Roofs

At the turn of the century, metal roofing exploded in popularity in residential construction due to its many benefits such as being lightwe…