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Business Advice4 min
How to Install Radiant Barriers Under Shingles

Believe it or not, that's not such an unusual question. A lot of builders aren't sure about how to install a radiant barrier or-for that ma…

Industry Trends5 min
Does a Metal Roof Need a Radiant Barrier?

Robert Morris, a Trenton, New Jersey manufacturer, created the first sheet metal roof for his own Philadelphia mansion in 1794. Even though…

Business Advice5 min
Radiant Barrier vs. Insulation : How to Choose Between Radiant Barrier Sheathing and Spray Foam Insulation

In recent years, homebuyers have shifted toward more energy-efficient homes, a trend you’ve likely discovered in the selections your client…

Business Advice4 min
Radiant Barriers For Attic: A Quick Guide

Maybe you've been thinking about installing a radiant barrier in your attic but have a few questions. Is the upfront cost worth it in the l…

Business Advice3 min
Shed Construction: Materials Make All the Difference

As sheds continue to be used for much more than storage, durability remains one of the most important considerations for shed builders. No …

Practical Advice for Combatting High Humidity in Construction

Persistent rain is certainly frustrating on a jobsite, as excessive moisture causes delays and increases costs. Add heat and excessive humi…

Business Advice4 min
Does a Radiant Barrier Really Work?

Homebuyers have shifted toward energy-efficient new homes in recent years with energy efficiency among one of the most sought-after traits …

News & Stories3 min
Craig Miles on the Resilience of Structural Solutions Building Materials

The durability of building materials and components is steadily evolving over time as more attention is focused on the strength of building…

News & Stories3 min
Sustainable Construction with LP Building Solutions

As homeowners become increasingly dedicated to sustainable solutions for their homes, building professionals must also respond by improving…

Business Advice4 min
Energy-Efficient Building Materials For Hot Climates

In hot climates, energy efficiency can be a top concern for homeowners. Increased needs for cooling alone can lead to higher energy costs, …

News & Stories3 min
LP® TechShield® Radiant Barrier Installation Problems to Avoid in Cathedral or Vaulted Ceiling Designs

Recently, homes are trending toward smaller, more compact sizes. Using extra-tall, cathedral or vaulted ceilings can create the illusion of…

Industry Trends4 min
IBSx 2021: Looking at Top Trends, Takeaways and Innovation

The 2021 NAHB International Builders' Show (IBS) took on a new format this year. The entire event took place virtually through engaging onl…

News & Stories6 min
Resilient Rebuilding: How to Rebuild After a Natural Disaster

If the need for rebuilding and repairing property damage arises, designing structures that can withstand future weather events is crucial. …