• 13 Pros and Cons of LP Smart Siding Green Garage

    Oct 30, 2019· List of the Cons of LP Smart Siding. 1. The warranty on LP smart siding is not very long. When you install LP smart siding on your home, then the warranty you receive will only cover defects in craftsmanship and materials for up to five years. Once you go beyond that limit, then the pro-rata deduction on the coverage you receive is 2.2% per year.

  • Many problems with installations of LP SmartSide siding

    Oct 06, 2015· LP SmartSide® is the new high-end siding of cho here in Minnesota. It used to be stucco, but moisture intrusion problems with stucco siding

  • Problems with LP SmartSide® installations — Structure Tech

    Sep 29, 2015· James Hardie Siding vs. LP Smartside. Problems with James Hardie Siding Installations (includes installation instructions going back to 1998) Stucco Repairs in Minnesota (3 part series) Moisture testing stucco homes. New Construction Inspections (multiple posts on this topic)

  • LP Smartside Failure YouTube

    Dec 29, 2016· This is a 7 year old community siding project that was completed with L.P. SmartSide Siding. This whole community is replacing their siding after 7 years, do

  • 作者: Stans Roofing and Siding
  • Common Installation Mistakes with LP SmartSide®

    LP SmartSide® is becoming more and more the high-end composite siding of cho among builders as it looks good, is durable and has the advantage of being able to be painted to restore like-new condition. If the product is installed and maintained properly it should last for years with no issues.

  • The Battle of Lap Siding 3 Generations Improvements

    Nov 30, 2018· Rather than abandon the market, LP went back to and in 1997 came out with LP SmartSide. Aiming to deliver a natural product without natural flaws such as knotholes, makers of engineered siding have found a place in some regional markets as a serious alternative among higher-end products, especially cement.

  • LP Siding Review 2020 ConsumerAffairs

    Oct 19, 2020· SmartSide Siding is availe as lap siding or panel siding. Material: LP SmartSide siding is a manufactured product. It is coated with SmartGuard®, LP’s proprietary sealant, which

  • Understanding LP Siding Dylan Chalk House Talk

    Apr 26, 2017· The problem with LP’s Inner Seal, generally, is that it fails where exposed to the weather. Inner seal was sold as both lap siding and in panel-like 4’x8’ sheets with the T1-11 profile. The most vulnerable profile is the lap siding, where water can cling to the drip edge and wick into the bottom edge of the siding as shown in the photo below.

  • 作者: Dylan Chalk
  • The LP Siding Fiasco

    It is really very easy to identify the problematic LP siding; and knowing this ahead of time is useful information prior to making your offer. As far as the SmartSide (the new LP) siding goes, I encourage you to read the disclaimers on the warranty information LPZB0523-SmartSideWarranty-1.pdf It looks like they went a long way to protect

  • Siding Replacement Wars: James Hardie vs. LP SmartSide in

    Why Use Paintable Composite Or Engineered Wood BoardsHardie Takes OverHere Comes LP SmartsideLP AdvantagesHardie AdvantagesPrefinishing Optionsand The Winner IsLP (Louisiana Pacific) SmartSide came into the marketplace in 1997 with barely a blip on the radar. LP had just gone through the fiasco of their earlier Oriented Strand Board (OSB) siding product, Inner Seal, which had major problems. It was plagued with rot and swelling, and once that process started the paint would no longer hold. LP had to settle a class action lawsuit and resolve homeowners’ claims. Obviously, the focus of their next siding panel would be resistance from moisture. They st
  • Common Installation Mistakes with LP SmartSide®

    LP SmartSide® is becoming more and more the high-end composite siding of cho among builders as it looks good, is durable and has the advantage of being able to be painted to restore like-new condition. If the product is installed and maintained properly it should last for years with no issues.

  • Understanding LP Siding Dylan Chalk House Talk

    Apr 26, 2017· The problem with LP’s Inner Seal, generally, is that it fails where exposed to the weather. Inner seal was sold as both lap siding and in panel-like 4’x8’ sheets with the T1-11 profile. The most vulnerable profile is the lap siding, where water can cling to the drip edge and wick into the bottom edge of the siding as shown in the photo below.

  • The Battle of Lap Siding 3 Generations Improvements

    Nov 30, 2018· Rather than abandon the market, LP went back to and in 1997 came out with LP SmartSide. Aiming to deliver a natural product without natural flaws such as knotholes, makers of engineered siding have found a place in some regional markets as a serious alternative among higher-end products, especially cement.

  • When Your Siding is a Problem LP Smartside Evolution

    The evolution of composite siding over the past 40 years is a story that will long be told in the building products industry. The concept of strand board composite real siding isn’t new, but the history is complicated and has repeatedly proven itself more of a problem, than a solution.

  • LP Smartside vs. Hardie Board vs. Vinyl siding

    Sep 14, 2018· I've installed a ton of both LP Smartside siding and James Hardi Hardi-Panel (4x8 or 4x9) and Hardi Plank ( lap siding). I wouldn't put Smartside on my house, my dog house or anything else, even if it was free. It's OSB (Oriented Strand Board) or Chip board if you prefer, with a skin of grained Masonite to the weather side.

  • Working With SmartSide JLC Online

    Mar 12, 2018· Over Z-flashings on window heads and ribbon boards, LP requires a 3/8-inch gap. We use a scrap piece of siding to keep the gap consistent. With SmartSide Trim, a 3/16-inch gap is required between the trim and window, as well, but boards can be butted tight to another piece of trim.