This Old House Builds With LP® SmartSide® Trim & Siding

For its fifth annual Idea House, This Old House is modernizing an 1840’s Greek Revival in New Canaan, CT. Hear from some key players how LP SmartSide products fit both the historical needs and architectural aesthetic of the project.

Onsite Demonstration Video

Watch some highlights from the installation and what techniques the builders used to install LP SmartSide.
Advanced Durability

One of the most durable lap siding options available on the market today.

16 Foot Length

Can allow for faster installation and less jobsite waste.

Fewer Seams

Can result in a cleaner, more elegant look.


Perfect complement to homes finished with stucco, stone and brick.

Industry-Leading Warranty

Backed by a 5/50-year limited warranty.

From the Jobsite


From the Build

Scroll through the photos below to see how the project is coming to life.

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Lap Siding

This Old House is using LP SmartSide Lap Siding in new smooth finish to enhance the curb appeal of the remodeled house.

Trim & Fascia

Available in lengths up to 16 feet to help create a premium appearance.


Available in vented and non-vented, it’s a stylish alternative to hand-installed metal vents.


Watch It All In Real Time

Watch how the project is coming along via the This Old House 24/7 live webcam. It’s a great way to get a thorough understanding of the entire process—and learn a thing or two from our crew.

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