Yekalon. Featuring thicker, more durable high-density fiberboard, the maker's Tap & Go flooring employs glueless locking technology for a stronger, more precise locking capability than other flooring materials, the maker says. Rather than traditional tongue and groove, the material features a patented hook joint and requires only a rubber hammer to install. 702.374.1562. www.yekalonbuilding.com.
Chapco. A one-part moisture cure urethane adhesive, Chapco's Champion is suitable for all glue-down wood flooring installations. The bond formed by the no-water formulation offers elongation and elasticity properties that stay flexible as the flooring expands and contracts. The adhesive allows trowel ridges to hold their form to effectively resist slumping, reduce hollow spots, and bridge gaps between wood flooring and substrates. The adhesive is nonflammable, VOC-compliant, waterproof, and freeze-thaw stable. 800.552.6225. www.chapco-adhesive.com.
Symmons. Equipped with a pull-down spray spout, the Moscato single-handle faucet features a 5-foot retractable hose with spray-to-stream touch control. Single and three-hole styles are available, and the faucet includes ceramic control components, an integral vacuum breaker, and braided hose supplies. Available in polished chrome, Radiance satin, or Radiance polished brass finish, Moscato comes with four additional color handles for an added accent. 800.796.6667. www.symmons.com
U.S. Block Windows. Installed like plantation shutters over existing windows, Coronado block shutters offer instant privacy while still letting in natural light. Customizable to any height and width, the interior shutters are available in four frame types and two block patterns, and can be mounted inside or outside the jamb. Ideal for wet environments, the shutters are easy to clean and maintain, the maker says. 888.256.2599. www.coronadoblockshutters.com.
Praxis Products.CutzOut Installation Templates are completely reusable templates made to be used with spiral saws and rotary tools. Suitable for cutting holes for electrical boxes, recessed lighting, in-ceiling or in-wall speakers, and more, the templates eliminate guesswork and result in consistent hole sizing. Five templates are available: single gang, double gang, StraitCutz, and two Circlez templates. 303.664.0715. www.cutzout.com.
Georgia Pacific. Instead of bringing rags and paper towels to your next jobsite, try a Brawny Bucket for easy access to wipers. The sturdy Bucket keeps wipers protected and dry, and offers one-at-a-time dispensing to reduce waste and overuse. The wipers work on grease and grime, absorb water and oil on contact, and are up to 400% more absorbent than most shop cloth rags, the maker says. 866.435.5647. www.gp.com/brawnyindustrial.
Paslode. Featuring a distinct bumper geometry that offers consistent low-pressure return during rapid fire, the roofing/construction stapler can drive up to 12 fasteners per second. The bumper was tested to over 600,000 cycles without failure. An improved upper piston valve virtually eliminates seizure even under dusty, humid, or high-heat conditions. The top-load magazine loads faster and reduces fastener waste, and a tool-less Quick Clear feature allows for quick removal of jams. 847.634.1900. www.paslode.com.
Starrett. The ProSite CP505A-12 Combination Protractor provides fast readings for miter cuts, single cuts, compound cuts (with conversions for cutting crown molding), exact and supplemental angles, and roof-pitch references. Constructed of lightweight aluminum, the tool has scissor-action legs and easy-to-read, laser-engraved dial scales. It eliminates mathematical calculations and guesswork, the maker says. 800.541.8887. www.starrett.com.
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