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Learn From Industry Experts: Best Practices for Multigenerational Construction

A multigenerational workforce is not a new concept, but as a new community of tech-savvy builders enters the industry the gap between generations may seem wider than ever. Though there are some natural challenges that come with it, a multigenerational workforce also provides a more curious and diverse environment for all skill levels and ages.
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The Science Behind Carbon Storage and How It Affects Your Sustainable Builds

Building a sustainable home is a growing aspiration across the country. While net zero home construction tends to concentrate in certain re…

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How is Engineered Wood Made? | LP Building Solutions

When it comes to wood products, all builders want to make sure they’re using the best options available. That’s where engineered wood comes…

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Taking a Look at the Trends and Takeaways from IBS 2022

The NAHB International Builders’ Show (IBS) 2022 just wrapped up and proved to be another successful week of collaboration and networking w…

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How Radiant Barriers Work: The Science Behind Heat Transfer in Attics

Attics are notorious for being insufferable on a hot summer day. That’s why radiant barriers and attic insulation are recommended in most r…

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2022 Building Industry Predictions | LP Building Solutions

If 2020 was the year of uncertainty, then 2021 was a year spent adjusting to new norms. What kind of year will 2022 be? We checked in with …

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A Holistic Approach to Sustainability: LP Building Solutions 2021 Sustainability Report

In this interview, two LP leaders offer their unique insights into LP’s just-released 2021 Sustainability Report, which describes the compa…

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Behind the Scenes: Calculating Construction Costs With RSMeans Data

When building professionals are selecting building materials and calculating construction costs, many turn to third-party testing such as t…

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LP® SmartSide® Trim & Siding's Environmental Product Declaration

LP Building Solutions is committed to providing our customers with sustainable siding solutions backed by significant investments in ongoin…

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Shed Builder Spotlight: Matthew Black, Black's Buildings

We spoke with Matthew Black, founder of Black’s Buildings in Lebanon, Tenn., for insight on shed trends, how demand has increased, and the …

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Structural Solutions for Fire-Resistant Building

For most builders and architects across the country, incorporating resiliency for their homeowners means selecting building materials that …

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How to Network as a Professional in the Construction Industry

Networking for construction professionals can be a challenge. Not only are builders contending with busier-than-ever schedules, many who al…

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On the Job With LP Construction Service Manager Scott Johnson

Today, we’re joining Scott Johnson, Construction Service Manager at LP Building Solutions, for a day on the job. Johnson’s primary role is …