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Manufacturer Spotlight

Company Spotlight: Arktura

When it comes to elite acoustical performance for office spaces and commercial buildings, it’s hard to find a company offering higher-quality products than Arktura. Arktura specializes in optimizing rooms of all shapes and sizes so that the acoustic and aesthetic performance will meet the desires of their clients.  From office spaces meant to facilitate easier

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DIY Projects

5 Boat Dock Construction Design Ideas For Any Waterfront Property

A boat dock may seem to be a very technical, complicated structure to design, but in reality there aren’t too many differences between building a dock and a typical deck. Many of the same factors you’d need to consider when building a residential deck, such as weight distribution, apply to boat docks of all sizes.

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How to Save Energy in Your Home

“Why is my energy bill more expensive compared to last month?” “I went on vacation and my bill was more expensive than normal, what?!” “Why does the cost of energy vary from day to day?” If you’ve found yourself asking these questions or have other concerns about your energyusage, we’re glad you’re here. We’re going

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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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Building Materials Company Spotlight: F-Wave

Shingles have been evolving and improving at an ever-increasing rate in recent years. F-Wave Shingles are 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

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Building Materials

Everything You Should Know About 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 products for interior use like Avanti door systems and operable walls. They cater mostly to commercial businesses and companies but their design team can work with any type of client. They have been in

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