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Why Firefighters Can Trust LP® FlameBlock®

This year, LP Building Solutions is a proud sponsor of the Firehouse Expo, which welcomes thousands of fire chiefs and other firefighting p…

Inspiration12 min
UL Fire Ratings for Wall Assemblies Explained

Finding the proper code-compliant fire-rated wall assembly for wood frame construction is a challenge. That challenge grows even more compl…

Inspiration10 min
The Smart Alternative to Shaft Wall Liner

Building professionals who work on townhomes are likely familiar with area separation walls that use shaft wall liner, often referred to as…

Industry Trends11 min
Micro Apartments: The Growing Trend in City Living

As people flock to cities for work, scarce land and lack of new construction continue to drive up rent prices. As a result, many middle-inc…

News & Stories9 min
LP Adds New Case Study To Its Portfolio Featuring Lantz-Boggio Architects and LP®FlameBlock® Fire-Rated OSB Sheathing

LP Building Solutions recently added a new case study to its online product literature portfolio. The latest installment focuses on Lantz-B…

News & Stories8 min
Specifying 1 Hour Fire-Rated Walls

As product engineering develops, more and more architects are now looking for product solutions that bring added value to their 1 hour fire…

News & Stories6 min
Habitat for Humanity Cuts Down on Construction Time with LP® FlameBlock® Fire-Rated OSB Sheathing

In our latest case study, we share the builder success story of implementing LP FlameBlock® Fire-Rated OSB Sheathing in a to…

News & Stories6 min
International Builders’ Show 2017

We had a fantastic time at the 2017 International Builders' Show earlier this month in sunny Orlando, Florida! This year at the show, we de…

Business Advice7 min
10 Tips for Communicating With Framers and Subs

It’s happened to nearly every architect and builder: products are specified, plans are made, and months later directives are overlooked or …

Meeting Fire Protection Requirements—Without Breaking the Bank

Designing to meet code requirements is not always an easy process- but building codes, and particularly those addressing fire, are designed…

Business Advice9 min
Sound Control and Urban Infill

Any builder or architect who works on residential projects in major urban areas knows that there is strategy of building in high-density ne…

New Case Study: Type III-B Application of LP® FlameBlock® Fire-Rated OSB Sheathing Provides Cost-Saving Solution for Denver Framing Company

We recently added a new case study to our online literature portfolio. This latest installment focuses on Denver-based RT Framing, a framin…

Meet the Fire Code—and Your Design Goals

Do you think meeting code requirements means sacrificing major elements of your design? Think again. Thanks to advancing technology, multif…