Trends5 min

4 Home Exterior Trends That Will Dominate in 2018

Ready to build in the new year? Knowing building trends for 2018 will help you set your projects apart from others on the street. Read on to learn about popular exterior styles to make your homes warm and welcoming.
Renovation8 min
Attached or Detached: Which Garage Is Right for You?

If you own a home without a garage, chances are a garage or shed is on your wish list. The convenience of protecting vehicles from the weat…

Outdoor Living10 min
Stress Less: Tips to Get More Enjoyment From This Holiday Season

Preparing for the most wonderful time of the year can be, well, not so wonderful. In fact, it can be downright stressful when you consider …

Renovation4 min
Smooth Finish or Cedar Texture: Which Siding Finish Will You Choose?

More and more, homeowners and contractors are becoming aware of the outstanding benefits of installing LP® SmartSide&re…

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Curb Appeal7 min
The Do’s and Don’ts of Re-Siding a Historic Home

Choosing what siding to install can be an enemy of old houses. Siding an old house in vinyl or aluminum can mask serious moisture problems.…

Outdoor Living8 min
5 Surprising Things You Can Recycle

Old newspapers, plastic bottles, aluminum cans … most of us know these materials can be recycled. What you probably didn't know is that tha…

Outdoor Living4 min
How to Choose the Right Location for Your Storage Shed

Choosing the right location is one of the first decisions you'll need to make after deciding to invest in a storage shed. That's because wh…

Renovation7 min
Buying a Shed vs. Building a Shed: Which Is Right for You?

Storage sheds make an ideal home for lawn equipment, gardening supplies and more, allowing you to cut down on indoor clutter and free up mo…

Maintenance4 min
Get More Out of an Outdoor Shed with Warranty Coverage

Beautiful and exceptionally durable, LP® engineered wood products feature many innovations to make your outdoor shed a cut a…

Do You Need a Building Permit for a Storage Shed?

You’ve long been anticipating the many benefits of having a new storage shed on your property, so it’s exciting when the time finally comes…

Renovation4 min
Moving On: Tips for an Organized Move

Did you know that Americans are one of the most mobile populations in the world? The U.S. Census Bureau reports that every year, about 12 p…

Renovation6 min
FAQs About 5 Home Siding Options

Siding is a major concern during any home exterior remodeling project. Use this guide to learn more about siding materials and the installa…

Maintenance3 min
Did You Know? The LP® SmartSide® Limited Warranty Beats Competitors by 20 Years

As a builder, you have many options when it comes to which siding material to install on new construction projects. It's a crucial decision…