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5 Boat Dock Construction Design Ideas For Any Waterfront Property

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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. […]

Building Materials Company Spotlight: BELCO Forest Products

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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 […]

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

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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 […]

Building Materials Company Spotlight: F-Wave

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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 […]

Everything You Should Know About HafcoVac

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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. […]

Building Materials Company Spotlight: Avanti Systems

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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 […]

A Stronger Alternative to Building with Metal and Wood Framing

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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 […]