Press Releases

April 18, 2019

LP Building Solutions Introduces New LP® BuildSmart™ Program App

Today, LP Building Solutions introduced a smartphone app for its LP® BuildSmart™ program, which is designed to boost LP® SmartSide® preferred contractors’ businesses. With this new app, members can more easily turn LP® SmartSide® product purchases into LP BuildSmart points that can be redeemed for tools, sales services, and co-branded marketing support. The app also enables members to retrieve homeowner leads directly from their phones.

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March 13, 2019

LP Building Solutions Introduces New Product Line with LP Elements™ Performance Fencing

LP Building Solutions is introducing an innovative new addition to its product roster with LP Elements™ Performance Fencing, an engineered wood fence solution that offers an entirely new material category in private fencing. LP’s portfolio expansion is just one more way the company is showing its ongoing commitment to providing a solutions-driven approach to advance the building industry.

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February 19, 2019

Diving with Great White Sharks Takes LP Legacy® Sub-Floor Testing to the Next Level

During a memorable week last summer, a team of extreme adventure videographers and LP product experts joined Captain Spencer Salmon and his crew aboard the MV Horizon in San Diego, and embarked on a twenty-two-hour boat ride to Guadalupe Island, off the coast of Mexico, a dive destination famous for the number and size of great white sharks that circle the island’s coast. The purpose of the expedition was to submit LP Legacy® premium sub-flooring to the ultimate performance test by building a shark cage and immersing it in the ocean. 

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January 25, 2019

LP Building Solutions Expands Portfolio with LP® SmartSide® Smooth Trim & Siding and LP WeatherLogic™ Air & Water Barrier

LP Building Solutions is expanding its portfolio of solution-driven products for the homeowner and building industry professionals with the introduction of LP SmartSide Smooth Trim & Siding and the LP WeatherLogic Air & Water Barrier system. The introduction of the two products marks another way LP, a proven leader in innovative, high-performance building solutions, strives to help the industry build better.

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November 27, 2018

LP Legacy® Premium Sub-Flooring Now Available in 1-1/8" Thickness

LP Building Products is expanding its LP Legacy premium sub-flooring options with the addition of a 1-1/8" panel. The addition allows LP to meet growing demand for the new sub-flooring in markets where a 1-1/8" thickness is preferred, such as parts of the South and Northeast. The new panels boast the same high-performance properties and moisture resistance as original LP Legacy.

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August 7, 2018

LP Legacy® “Tested Extreme” Campaign Garners Advertising Awards and Drives Market Interest

The “Tested Extreme” campaign created to promote LP Legacy, a new engineered sub-floor that provides extreme strength and performance, has won several awards: most notably two Telly Awards, a highly coveted honor amongst advertising professionals, as well as a NW Marketing Award. The launch of LP Legacy into the competitive marketplace has been an all-around success with sales for the first year after launch exceeding LP’s aggressive goal by six percent, which the company partly attributes to the innovative marketing approach.

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July 24, 2018

SALA Architects Remodels 1907 Victorian Home to Achieve Net-Zero Status While Preserving Traditional Aesthetic with LP® SmartSide® Lap Siding

LP Building Products, a proven leader in innovative, high-performance building solutions, recently added a new case study to its online product literature portfolio. The case study spotlights Stewart and Linda Herman’s net-zero Victorian era home remodeling project in Minneapolis and Marc Sloot, Senior Associate at SALA Architects, who chose LP® SmartSide® Smooth Texture Lap Siding, Trim and Fascia to preserve the home’s historic aesthetic, while ensuring the durability needed to resist Minnesota’s harsh winters.

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