Extreme Product Testing Report:
LP® SmartSide® Siding Withstands Impact Better

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Test after test proves it. LP SmartSide Trim & Siding withstands impact better than both fiber cement and vinyl siding.

NASA's Findings

In case the videos above aren't enough, LP Building Products recently asked the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to evaluate the impact resistance of engineered wood siding from the LP SmartSide brand and fiber cement siding.

Damage resistance was evaluated after shooting baseballs, golf balls, marbles and rocks at the siding products using a single stage light gas gun.

The NASA written evaluation states that, under similar conditions, with all four projectiles, more damage was sustained by the fiber cement siding product than the LP SmartSide engineered wood siding product.

Discover More Advantages

LP SmartSide Trim & Siding is uniquely engineered for not only exceptional durability, but also a long list of other benefits — exceptional resistance to rain, snow, sleet, ice, hot weather temperatures, fungal decay and termites — with all these advantages wrapped in the beauty of natural wood

Learn more about LP SmartSide and find an LP BuildSmart installer to have it installed on your home.