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8 UL-listed and Intertek-listed Fire-Rated Walls You Should Know

Finding the proper code-compliant fire-rated wall assembly for wood frame construction is a challenge. That challenge grows even more complicated depending on the project’s size and scale...

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LP Changing the Game in Latin American Market with New Production Line

LP Building Products recently added a new LP® SolidStart® I-Joist production line to its OSB mill in Lautaro, Chile...

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Hail Storms are No Match for LP® SmartSide® Products

According to the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration, 5,411 major hailstorms were reportedin 2015. These storms occurred in all 48 continental states...

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Construction Rebound in Two Cities

It wasn’t too long ago that the housing markets in Denver and Phoenix were described as “troubled,” but now they’re starting to sizzle again...

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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 shaft walls...

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Bransom Homes Makes the Switch to LP® FlameBlock® Sheathing

LP Building Products recently completed a new case study featuring Texas-area builder Bransom Homes and their use of LP® FlameBlock® Fire-Rated OSB Sheathing...

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Tale of two coasts: Comparing the blurring lines between East Coast and West Coast architecture

More than 3,000 miles separate the East Coast from the West Coast...

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