LEVIS, QC, Feb. 20, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Maibec Inc. proudly launches today its new ResistechTM engineered siding system based on Louisiana-Pacific SmartSide® products. In expanding its product portfolio to include engineered materials, Maibec, as the leader in genuine wood siding has set its sights on meeting broader market demand. Resistech TM is a complete system which includes lap siding, trims and accessories ready to be painted in any colour desired. These engineered material products also boast a long maintenance cycle.
"Maibec will continue to offer an integrated genuine wood siding system for buildings, but now we will be applying our expertise and service to new engineered materials such as Resistech TM as well," said François Tardif, President of Maibec. "Our top priority remains the same: Offering customers an enjoyable buying experience that's backed by helpful support throughout the decision-making process and the entire life cycle of the product."
The new Resistech TM line of engineered siding products has been available at Quebec and Ontario retailers since the beginning of 2018; products are distributed by Maibec to Quebec retailers and by OWL to Ontario retailers. Customers and retailers will continue to benefit from the same high-quality service that has made Maibec famous for the last 35 years. To learn more, visit the new section of the Maibec website at www.maibec.com/en/resistech.
About Maibec Inc.
Maibec Inc. is a Quebec-based family business that has been active in the wood processing sector since 1946. It is the largest Canadian manufacturer of genuine wood siding and the largest manufacturer of Eastern white cedar shingles in North America. As an exterior siding system specialist, the company is recognized for its mass customization expertise. Maibec also operates sawmills in St. Pamphile, Quebec and Masardis, Maine, and employs nearly 950 people.
About Louisiana-Pacific Corporation
As a global leader in engineered wood products, Louisiana-Pacific Corporation has been manufacturing innovative building products for over 40 years. LP continues to improve its current products while developing new ones with superior strength, durability and quality for advanced ways of building.
SOURCE Maibec Inc.
For further information: Source: François Tardif, President, Maibec Inc.; Information: Michel LeBlanc, Vice-President Sales & Marketing, 418-830-8855 ext. 288