To help prove the superior durability of LP® SmartSide® Siding, LP Building Products asked the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA®) to evaluate the impact damage resistance of LP SmartSide engineered wood strand siding and fiber cement siding.
Impact damage resistance was compared by impacting each type of siding with rocks, which could be thrown from a lawn mower, and golf balls and baseballs, which could accidentally hit the side of a house.
Summary of some key findings:
The NASA written evaluation stated, "The siding products were supported in a configuration representative of a normal installation."
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