Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LP) was founded in 1973 and is one of the leading manufacturers of premium building products in North America with 2004 sales in excess of $2.8 billion. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, the company produces building products in its 30 manufacturing plants located through out the United States, Canada and Chile.
The company has a two-step distribution network, professional lumberyards, and retail home center channels which ensure that the products reach end customers, such as builders and homeowners through its distribution channel partners.
LP works everyday to maintain its reputation in the market place as the lead manufacturer of building products and to being the preferred supplier of choice with credit to being a provider of quality products and reliable services. Being an employer of choice is also top of the companyÃƒ‚Ã¢€Ã¢„Ãƒ‚¢s list as it strives to offer a safe, fun, ethical, challenging and rewarding work environment. LPÃƒ‚Ã¢€Ã¢„Ãƒ‚¢s integrity and work ethics are governed by four simple principles: obey all legal requirements, communicate honestly and truthfully, act with integrity, and be fair and respectful in the workplace.
LP Structural Products are worthy of mention, particularly OSB which is supported with strong warranties, dedicated customer service and an extensive dependable distribution network .LP Siding Products are meant for those markets that prefer the look of authentic wood siding without many of the maintenance concerns, available in 3 varieties of engineered sidings. Northern markets have LP's Canexel - a pre-finished high density siding in many looks and deep rich colors to match architectural styles. The Traditional markets have a wide portfolio of lap, panel, soffit and trim products that match virtually any style of home. The national market is spoilt for choice as LP SmartSideÃƒ‚Ãƒ‚® siding has smart alternatives to cement based sidings which provide incredible durability, superior aesthetics, variety of complementing trim, soffit and fascia offerings and superior value. LP WeatherBest decking and railing is used to build a deck with style and strength.LP Moulding adds that special touch to the dining room/living room/family room to make it even more inviting. Alternatively, a basement or bonus room can get a facelift: with quality and style that one need never compromise on Ãƒ‚Ã¢€“ thanks to LP.
Louisiana Pacific CorpPosted on Mar 11, 2006