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Keep Livestock Cooler in a Loafing Shed Constructed With LP Products

While horses and other livestock tolerate heat and cold much better than their owners, ideally they should have some form of shelter available when the summer sun gets unbearable or inclement weather blows in. A loafing shed can be an excellent option to protect your animals from rain, sun, snow and wind.
Maintenance4 min
Tips to Keep Bugs Out of Your Shed

A bug infestation can turn a perfectly good storage building into something out of a horror movie. Bugs can also be a health hazard and con…

Renovation9 min
Shed Shopping 101: What to Ask, Where to Buy

You're tired of the garage clutter. You need a storage shed to protect your stuff and help you get your life organized. But there are so ma…

Maintenance7 min
Prepping Your Shed for Spring Cleaning

Spring is so close! That means it’s almost time for the annual ritual of cleaning up and clearing out your home in preparation for a new, w…

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Curb Appeal8 min
Using the Psychology of Color to Increase Home Sales

If you're a builder, don't overlook the impact of color. Exterior color has a profound effect on would-be homebuyers, influencing how fast …

Outdoor Living2 min
3 Large-Scale DIY Projects to Tackle This Spring

With spring just around the corner and summer following close behind, now is the time to begin planning those outdoor projects that require…

Outdoor Living7 min
Spring Garden Prep You Can Do in February

Avid gardeners (and novices too) can begin to get a bit stir-crazy in late winter, after months of being indoors. But with spring just arou…

Maintenance8 min
When Spring Storms Arrive, the LP® SmartSide® Limited Hail Warranty Covers You

Last spring, LP announced an expansion of its comprehensive warranty on LP® SmartSide® products to include li…

Trends8 min
2018 Exterior Design Trends from the Experts

Every year brings new trends and must-have styles that we can't wait to update our homes with. As you plan renovations for the new year, ke…

Curb Appeal7 min
Pitfalls of a Vinyl Shed

You've likely seen sheds lined up in the parking lot of your nearest big box store, or advertised for sale by online retailers. While these…

Renovation9 min
Tips to Create a Home Office You'll Want to Work In

With nearly 40 % of American workers currently working from home at least part of the time, the home office has become a necessity rather th…

Outdoor Living6 min
Top 5 Outdoor Living Trend Predictions for 2018

Now that the ball has dropped and we’re faced with several more weeks of cold weather, many of us need something to look forward to – like …

Maintenance5 min
The Powerful Force That Damages Siding in Winter & What You Can Do About It

Most siding materials perform well in optimal conditions, but the true test comes when strong winds blow and temperatures fluctuate above a…