Vinyl siding also has composite competitors: fiber-cement aka HardiePlank and/or HardieShingle siding and LP SmartSide engineered wood siding. Now, the main competitor, Fiber Cement, is fabricated from a blend of wood pulp and Portland cement that is extruded into long boards.
LP's proprietary SmartGuard® manufacturing process is designed to create highly durable engineered wood siding and trim products. LP® SmartSide® products come in a variety of styles, including smooth finish and cedar texture, to help you create exactly the look you want.
LP SmartSide Siding vs. Fiber Cement HardiePlank Siding Cost 2018 Leave a reply The top two engineered lap siding brands are the defending champion HardiePlank fiber cement and the up-and-coming contender LP SmartSide engineered wood siding.