Manufacturer Spotlight

Building Materials Company Spotlight: Truegrid

Truegrid has been leading the way in permeable paving technology for over 5 years now. Ever since the CEO, Barry Stiles, was inspired by his sons to create a world in which they could thrive and have kids of their own, Truegrid has been dedicated to providing environmentally-friendly paving products that outperform traditional concrete and

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Building Materials

Building Materials Company Spotlight: BELCO Forest Products

Since 1978, BELCO has been setting the standard when it comes to preservative-treated exterior millwork for use in commercial and residential construction. Based out of Shelton, Washington, this company utilizes a trained workforce of high-quality employees to create top-notch millwork for soffit, interior paneling, porch ceilings, exterior posts, exterior window trim, and some of the

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Building Materials

How the Shape of Your Roof Affects Materials that Can be Used

Having your roof replaced is a big decision that can affect your home for years to come. There are many choices that need to be made after deciding to have your roof replaced. One of the most important is what type of roofing material should be used.  Whether you’re re-roofing a home you’ve lived in

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Commercial

The Best Screeding Levels For 2020

Gone are the days when you could just ‘eyeball’ or roughly estimate how flat the level of a construction ground looked. Now, contractors have access to tools that give them the ability to accurately measure every inch of their project – and build everything with superior precision. This is why screeding levels are one of

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Manufacturer Spotlight

Building Materials Company Spotlight: F-Wave

Shingles have been evolving and improving at an ever-increasing rate in recent years. F-Wave is the latest company to revolutionize the shingle industry by offering a superior product that combines benefits from other common shingle materials with none of the downsides that typically come with them. For over 5 years, F-Wave Roofing has been making

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Building Materials

Building Materials Company Spotlight: HafcoVac

In many commercial industries, dust explosions caused by the intersection of flammable dust and electric components in vacuums in a huge safety concern. These explosions can range from startling to deadly, and everybody who works in or owns a commercial space where these might occur should be heavily invested in preventing them at all costs.

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Building Materials

Building Materials Company Spotlight: Avanti Systems

Avanti Systems is currently at the forefront of interior glass wall technology and applications. They provide acoustic solutions and other glazed solutions for interior use like door systems and operable walls as well. They cater mostly to commercial businesses and companies but their design team can work with any type of client. They have been

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A Stronger Alternative to Building with Metal and Wood Framing

Light framing is an important part of any traditionally constructed building. They are built inside the walls of a structure and provide a bridging point between the exterior and interior parts of a wall. The most common materials used for studs today are wood and metal. Both have their respective advantages and disadvantages, and you

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How To Reduce Home Expenditures With Regular Home Maintenance

Your home is more than a residence: it’s also an investment and asset. All homes need regular maintenance and repairs to ensure something like a slight leak doesn’t turn in to a flooded basement or damaged insulation. Providing regular maintenance on your home helps ensure that it not only maintains its value but appreciates over

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Cleaning Tips For Warehouses And Industrial Facilities

When you run a warehouse or industrial facility, cleanliness and maintenance need to be a top priority. Not only does a clean workspace promote a positive work environment, but it prevents accidents. Aside from a moral obligation to protect your employees, government agencies like OSHA (The Occupational Safety and Health Administration) and ANSI (American National

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