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Creating a Timeless Exterior That Never Goes Out of Style

When you think about the classics, your mind may conjure up an old movie or a favorite song—things that have never gone out of style. The same is true with your home. Simple exterior designs can be timeless. A combination of the right details, colors and architecture can help ensure timeless home exteriors. If you’re ready to move or remodel your forever home, there are several things you can do to ensure your investment lasts for the long haul.
Shed Builder Spotlight: Heritage Building Co.

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Business Advice5 min
Tips for Challenges Discovered During Vinyl Siding Removal

Remodelers know trouble can lurk when removing vinyl siding. Seasoned professionals approach residing projects with a plan to tackle whatev…

Investing in New Construction vs. Renovating an Older Home: Which is Better for You?

While buying a home is an exciting life step, or should we say leap, it can come with the stress of a major financial and emotional commitm…

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Business Advice3 min
8 Common Sub-Floor Installation Mistakes

Flooring is only as good as the sub-flooring supporting it. If the sub-flooring is not dry enough or hasn’t been properly cleaned a variety…

News & Stories3 min
Media Roundup: LP Buzz at International Builders’ Show

Between the launch of a new portfolio, debuting several products and much more, the 2020 NAHB International Builders’ Show was one for the …

Industry Trends3 min
Answer Demand for Urban Living: Best Practices for Tall and Skinny Housing Builds

Many U.S. cities are experiencing population booms, and their new residents are demanding to live closer to the city’s core. This home buil…

News & Stories2 min
LP's COVID-19 Response

To Our Valued Customers, At LP, our first priority – now and always – is the safety and wellbeing of our employees, our customers, and t…

News & Stories3 min
Watch: LP on Making It with Amy Poehler & Nick Offerman

It’s no secret there is an increasing trend of sheds being transformed into alternative uses such as backyard getaways, hobby hideouts and …

Trends4 min
Everything You Need to Know About Board & Batten Siding

Board and batten style siding is enjoying a resurgence as a way to create visual interest in an otherwise blank wall. So, what is “board an…

LP House Part 3: Kyle Stumpenhorst and Jordan Smith Reflect on Value of the LP Products

With the LP House construction nearing completion, contractors Kyle Stumpenhorst of @rrbuildings and Jordan Smith of @jordansmithbuilds sat…

Business Advice3 min
Remodeling Historic Homes: Best Practices for Earning More Leads

If you’re interested in historic home renovation and want to improve the flow of profitable leads, consider aligning and working more close…

LP House Part 2: Kyle Stumpenhorst and Jordan Smith Install LP® SmartSide® ExpertFinish® Trim & Siding

In December, contractors Kyle Stumpenhorst of @rrbuildings and Jordan Smith of @jordansmithbuilds began construction on a modern farmhouse …

Renovation5 min
Homeowner’s Guide to Remodeling a Historic Home

The story behind your home offers a fascinating glimpse into the people who lived in it as well as how your home fits into the larger story…

Trends3 min
Mixing Siding with Different Exterior Textures

Mixing different types of siding can give your home individuality and visual appeal, but it can also be difficult to execute correctly with…

News & Stories3 min
International Women’s Day: Exploring Women in Construction Today

While there are nearly 10.7 million workers in construction today, the overall number of women in the industry has hovered between 9 and 10…