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Promenaid Handrails – Manufacturer Spotlight

Handrails might look simple, but creating ones that incorporate beautiful style with ease-of-installation and enough strength to prevent a fall is harder than it looks. So hard, in fact, that none have really been able to tie all three of these elements together until Promenaid came around.  Humble Origins Promenaid was started by an architect

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Company Spotlight: Geopolymer Solutions

SInce 2016, Geopolymer Solutions, otherwise known as GPS in the cement industry, has been providing clients with the absolute highest quality cement/concrete materials, and spray-applied fireproofing on the market.  Their innovative products have been designed by a team of professionals with over 200 years of combined experience and they are able to make claims about

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Alternative to Building with Metal and Wood Studs
Framing

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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fireplace design ideas
Fireplace

17 Stone Veneer Fireplace Designs Ideas

The fireplace is the heart and focal point of any room it’s installed in. Whether gas or wood burning, there’s something about the idea of a fire that automatically draws people right to fireplace and its surround.With so many eyes upon it, it makes sense that you’ll want to create a fireplace surround that lives

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attic door in ceiling
Attics

How To Hide An Attic Door In A Ceiling

Ceiling and attic access doors and panels are great not only at providing you easy access to your attic but also for concealing your panels since they are located up top. They blend really well into the ceiling panel. You get the access that you need and you can also have different options for how

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Smart Window Tint
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ElectraTint – Building Material Manufacturer Spotlight

Electratint Smart Window Tint is a Smart Move Electratint was founded in 2015 with the goal of providing the best in smart window tint installation to residences and businesses. Electratint’s PDLC Film is of the highest quality available on the market, with exceptional clarity. The company offers the widest width available, the best adhesive, and an

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DIY Projects

21 Bloggers-Made Reclaimed Wood Projects to Inspire Your Creativity

Wood is an incredibly versatile material. Whether you’re a professional building a home or a DIY crafter looking for something to transform, wood can be put to numerous uses. But freshly lumbered and milled wood isn’t always the most eco-friendly choice. And in many cases, it can also be expensive and even difficult to procure.

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Sustainable Building Design
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5 Considerations for Sustainable Building Design

When it comes to building a new commercial or residential location, it’s important to consider all the sustainable construction options available. In the past, only certain specialty contractors were considered “green” builders. Nowadays, around one-third of all builders in the U.S. strive to work with sustainable building materials. So, as a builder, what do you

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Corian vs. Quartz Countertops
Countertops

Corian vs. Quartz Countertops: Selecting a Durable Material

Countertops play a big role in how your kitchen both looks and functions. For that reason, many homeowners who are remodeling their kitchens will be focused on finding a countertop that not only matches their design, but their lifestyle as well. Two materials that are frequently seen as durable and low maintenance are quartz and

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quartz countertop
Countertops

Why Quartz Is One of the Best Stain Resistant Countertops

You have made the decision to install a kitchen countertop, preferably the best option among stain resistant countertops. The benefits of adding a countertop include improved functionality in the kitchen. You have more room to prep delicious meals, as well as add more seats to dazzle guests with your culinary genius. Most kitchen countertops present

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