Lp smart siding is a composite siding material made to work like and resemble traditional wood paneling.
Best primer for lp smart siding.
Lp smartside 38 series lap siding may be attached over nailable sheath ing or directly to framing members that are spaced up to a maximum of 16 in 406 mm on center.
To protect the product and to save you time the front and edge surfaces of lp smartside siding and trim are primed at the factory.
All lp smartside products are treated to the core through a proprietary smartguard process.
You are supposed to apply primer sealer on any cut edges of lp or james hardie siding and trim.
Lp smartside is the new high end siding of choice here in minnesota.
Engineered products are priced 20 to 50 below what you would pay for natural wood siding.
Lp smart siding is one of the best value purchases in the market today if you want to give your home more of a traditional look.
It used to be stucco but moisture intrusion problems with stucco siding made many high end home builders start using james.
With four components of protection the smartguard process adds strength and helps lp smartside products withstand impacts damage of freeze thaw cycles high humidity fungal decay and more.
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Painting lp smart siding is slightly different that traditional wood paneling though.
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Smartside lap may also be applied over code approved nailable sheathing.
Lp recommends applying primer the foundation of the house before painting the siding to prevent moisture from wicking into the siding.
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Smartside 76 primed engineered treated wood siding panel common.
The installation process is the same as with any other wood paneling with the panels held securely in place by a series of siding nails.
Here are some helpful tips that you should know when deciding how to paint your lp smartside siding options.
Sometimes as the products are cut on the job site it leaves the wood substrate.
Warning semi transparent wood stains wood shake or shingle paint and vinyl based resin sealers and paints are not recommended for lp siding.