December 2, 2019

LP Building Solutions Introduces New LP® SmartSide® ExpertFinish Trim & Siding

LP’s trim & siding sector offers proprietary prefinished product to siding market.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (December 2, 2019) LP Building Solutions continues to expand its portfolio of durable siding products with the introduction of LP® SmartSide® ExpertFinish® Trim & Siding, a prefinished siding option available in an array of tailored colors. This product addition aligns with LP’s mission of providing the industry with building solutions that allow for better builds, increased jobsite workability and beautiful aesthetics.  

“LP® SmartSide® Trim & Siding is already easier to install. Now, we are making it even easier by offering it in prefinished color options that eliminate the painting phase in the construction process,” says Sarah Caperton, LP® SmartSide® Product Manager. “We’re proud of the advanced durability that LP® SmartSide® siding products already provide, and we’re constantly working to innovate the manufacturing process to improve upon our portfolio. The introduction of LP SmartSide ExpertFinish Trim & Siding is another example of LP’s dedication to expanding our product offerings.”

To further increase the workability of LP SmartSide ExpertFinish Trim & Siding, it now includes LP’s new ExpertFinish® Lap to avoid the need for seam caulking, joint molds or pan flashing at butt joints. It is available in 16 versatile colors and a variety of SKUs and finishes to complement a multitude of exterior style and design needs. Like all LP SmartSide siding products, LP SmartSide ExpertFinish Trim & Siding also provides advanced durability, which can lead to less jobsite waste and easier installation. It also comes with a leading 5-year labor, 15-year finish and 50-year substrate warranty.

LP SmartSide ExpertFinish Trim & Siding will be available to order in Spring 2020.


About LP Building Solutions - As a leader in high-performance building solutions, Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LP Building Solutions, NYSE: LPX) manufactures engineered wood building products that meet the demands of builders worldwide. Its extensive offerings include innovative and dependable building products and accessories, such as LP® SmartSide® Trim & Siding, LP Structural Solutions portfolio (LP WeatherLogic® Air & Water Barrier, LP Legacy® Premium Sub-Flooring, LP® TechShield® Radiant Barrier, LP® FlameBlock® Fire-Rated Sheathing and more), oriented strand board (OSB), LP® TopNotch® Sub-Flooring, LP® Outdoor Building Solutions®, and LP Elements® Performance Fencing. In addition to product solutions, LP provides industry-leading service and warranties. Since its founding in 1972, LP has been Building a Better World by helping customers construct beautiful, durable homes. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, LP operates 26 plants across the U.S., Canada, Chile and Brazil. For more information, visit