Ever wonder how your business compares to the rest of the industry? What’s the most popular hardscape feature in a deck project? What kind of lighting do homeowners prefer? A recent survey by Professional Deck Builder, JLC, and Remodeling indicates several preferences among pros regarding deck design, materials, and construction practice.
Remodeling with propane-fueled appliances and systems is a wise choice for homeowners concerned with reducing energy and carbon emissions. See for yourself which space or water heating system is more efficient. Compare systems and calculate energy costs in your region using the interactive Heating Energy Cost and Carbon Calculator.
VT is turning design on its edge with stunning edge profiles that create the sleek look of granite, marble, and other solid surfaces. VT postformed laminate countertops also offer durability and compelling sustainability attributes.
Wilsonart® HD® countertops not only look like the real thing, they outperform it. The innovative AEON protective layer is five times more durable than standard laminate. Choose from 50+ designs, Decorative Edges, and Integrated Sinks. Get the granite look for less with countertops that will stay looking new longer. Believe it.
This paper highlights the key elements of Universal Design. It also provides steps to meet the growing demand for Universal Design and expolores the role the latest innovations in ease-of-use products help to meet these needs.
This white paper examines the vital role that ultra-efficient windows play in a whole-home approach to residential remodeling and new construction. Learning how to distinguish high-efficiency windows from standard products allows builders, remodelers, and design professionals to achieve demanding project efficiency and sustainability goals.
Presenter Christie Board shares ideas on how to bring value to your bathroom project and provide top quality at an excellent price by searching for hidden deals, offering creative solutions, and developing a workable purchasing and scheduling plan.
Join marketing guru Rich Harshaw as he explains how showroom managers can harness the power of Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter and other social platforms to nurture customers and empower their marketing campaigns. Topics include creating quality engagements, and understanding customers’ media habits. Brought to you buy Moen.
Our Online Marketing DIY Guide for Home Pros, Remodelers, and Contractors for 2013: Learn how to get more sales from your website by turning it into a lead generation machine. Avoid the common mistakes most home pros make, convert more visitors into leads, and get the tools you need to close more new leads more efficiently.
Are you running your business in the dark or actively tackling every problem? See how you can use business reporting and analytics to: exceed profit expectations, get business visibility, be aware of a financial crisis, ensure you are charging the right prices, reduce expenses and job costs, and eliminate time spent on correcting errors.
A recent study revealed that only 33% of contractors actually make a profit every year. That means almost 70% of those in the home improvement industry are working hard, but haven’t found the right formula. In this webinar, home improvement experts share what it takes to get profitable and continually grow your income.
Lead generation is on every contractor and home service pro's mind. But by focusing on the 'low hanging fruit' and every 'hot' lead means that all other leads get forgotten. Tracking and managing all your leads means that you'll reduce seasonality and have a steady stream of job leads coming in. Learn how to manage every lead.
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Whether you’ve just finished a remodel in your home or you’re still in the planning stages, check out before and after photos from remodelers all over the country for inspiration on our slideshow featuring a new remodeling project each week.
The 2012 collection of great new gift ideas by Stanley and Stanley-Bostitch … just in time for the holidays.
The 2011 Sterling slideshow features enduring designs and functional innovations that bring added value to any bathroom or kitchen remodel. Sterling® simplifies the remodeling experience by offering high quality, easy-to-install, affordable products that help you save both time and money.
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