Contact between dissimilar metals – like copper fittings threaded into steel pipe or copper flashing fastened with steel nails – sets up an electro-chemical reaction that causes corrosion and leads to failure of the “less noble” metal
Siding & Exterior Trim
Sep 27 2019
Aggregation // Design, Demolition, Sitework, Framing, Roofing, WRB & Flashing, Siding & Exterior Trim, HVAC & Mechanicals, Insulation & Air Sealing
The Model Remodel Show followed the progress of the 2017 Model Remodel project by Professional Remodeler magazine.
Sep 20 2019
What’s next after installing LP SmartSide Trim & Siding?
Apr 28 2019
When soffits blow off, wind-driven rain pushes into the building causing damage to attic insulation, interior walls and more.
Apr 17 2019
A vinyl siding tool that makes cutting j-channel for windows for much easier than tin-snips
Apr 15 2019
A panelized siding system that can look like almost anything
Apr 12 2019
The Demonstration House debuted at the 2019 International Builders' Show with five sponsors and ten demonstrations over two days. Here's the highlight reel.
Mar 5 2019
Ready to start the LP SmartSide Trim Siding installation process?
Mar 1 2019
A few tips on exterior trim and siding
Feb 2 2019
Premade corners that hide siding edges and a hinged column wrap highlight this trim package
Jan 11 2019
Step by step installation overview of corners, windows, anD boxing out wall penetrations
Nov 15 2018
Like a combination of lap and panel siding—the shakes overlap like lap siding, and the shiplap edges join like the panel siding
Nov 14 2018
Stucco is supposed to keep water out, but it is a reservoir cladding, so it also keeps water in. Sort of.
Nov 12 2018
A piano wire drill bit can help you cut holes in the wall right where you want them
Nov 10 2018
Walls that can't dry will rot