Curb Appeal10 min

7 Exterior Home Improvement Projects with the Best Value

Is your home ready for long summer days of barbeques and lounging? Now is the time to take a look at your exterior and decide if it needs repairs or improvements that will enhance its function and preserve its value.
Maintenance8 min
How Freeze-Thaw Cycles Affect Popular Siding Materials

The elements are constantly working to break down the components that protect a home's exterior. We all know the damage sun, hail and high …

Curb Appeal12 min
How Style & Time Period of a Home Should Influence Exterior Colors

It can be tough to know where to start when choosing exterior house colors for your home. Choosing exterior colors is different from choosi…

Renovation6 min
Paint Colors for Doors

While some homeowners prefer a traditional stained wood door, there are benefits to choosing a painted door. Paint-grade wood is significan…

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Renovation10 min
Exterior vs. Interior Paint Color – What’s the Difference?

Determining exterior house colors can be a daunting task. When deciding on colors for the exterior, there are a few important things to und…

Renovation10 min
5 Myths About Engineered Wood Siding Debunked

You shouldn't believe everything you hear, especially when it comes to engineered wood siding. At LP, our experts love to educate contracto…

Renovation5 min
Avoid These 3 Common Mistakes When Buying a Shed

Backyard sheds are a major investment, yet many homeowners overlook some important points before buying and setting up their shed. As a res…

Renovation9 min
Considering Color for Windows

Many homeowners don't consider the color of the windows as part of their overall exterior color scheme. Siding colors usually take priority…

Renovation15 min
Choosing the Best Siding for Your Home: An In-Depth Guide

What type of siding to install on your home is one of the most important decisions you will make as a homeowner. Just the fact that it's a …

Maintenance7 min
6 Fall Exterior Maintenance Essentials for Your Home

Even if you’re not ready to face the cold, you can be sure your home and storage buildings are prepared by completing several important mai…

Trends7 min
4 Popular LP Siding Profiles for Custom Sheds & Barns

American homeowners expect their homes to be durable, but they are not willing to sacrifice looks for performance. The same goes for their …

Maintenance5 min
What are the Signs You Need a Siding Replacement?

When installed properly, most siding options - including vinyl, aluminum and fiber cement - should last from 10 to 50 years. Quality siding…

Maintenance2 min
All About Exterior Paint for LP Engineered Wood Siding

Regular painting is a necessary component to maintaining engineered wood siding for the long term. Here are some helpful tips that you shou…