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Prefinished vs. Primed Siding: How to Choose

If you’re currently in the midst of a remodel or are considering future renovations for your home’s exterior, color is one of the most prominent decisions you will have to make as a homeowner. LP® SmartSide® Trim & Siding comes in both primed and prefinished options to suit a variety of needs. Not sure which is the best option for you? Read on to discover the benefits of each so that you can re-side with confidence.
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How To Create a Rustic Aesthetic

Though rustic style homes are most popular in mountainous regions, the rustic aesthetic can also be incorporated into a variety of home sty…

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Six Exterior Window Trim Ideas To Spruce Up Your Home

Redoing your home's exterior can be a big undertaking. If you're looking for a simple way to update your home's exterior, window trim is a …

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Soffit vs. Fascia: What’s the Difference?

Knowing the purpose and benefits of various trim options can be overwhelming when re-siding your home. Though you may not think to place so…

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Exterior Home Color Ideas with Lasting Appeal

Choosing colors for your home can be a difficult decision. You may be deciding between the basics or an out-of-the-box combination. You may…

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9 Exterior Home Design Ideas

Creating curb appeal for your home offers an exciting opportunity to bring your personal style to life. Beyond choosing a great engineered …

Maintenance3 min
How to Prepare for a Re-Side with LP® SmartSide® Trim & Siding

If you haven't gone through it before, the siding installation process can be full of unknowns. From weighing the types of siding and costs…

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How to Create a Welcoming Exterior

When the weather gets warm, spending time outside is a high priority on everyone's list. But often the outdoor areas of our homes need a li…

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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,…

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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…

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…