Sherwin-Williams develops a color wheel for 2012, and other manufacturers weigh in on important aspects of color trends.
Installation tips for perfecting ceilings that have a repeating pattern.
Eco-friendly adhesives, resins, and other components come together to create a range of green options for walls, countertops, and floors.
A range of pattern variations and advanced imaging offer a true stone look in vinyl flooring.
Color, pattern, and texture mark popular new options in tile.
Hiding a vent in plain sight
Weyerhaeuser is now distributing Barnwood reclaimed wood.
Broken down crates and gym bleachers are put to good use in this new product.
Without wood or PVC, this company uniquely makes decking from recycled carpet fibers.
Meeting with clients to review the position of switches, outlets, and other items before drywall is installed.
A pre-drywall inspection confirms the location of switches and outlets on the project.
Trusted behind many tile walls, Diamondback GlasRock Tile Backer can now be used beneath tile floors and countertops.
Apply a sound-deadening element to wall systems with acoustical sound sealant.
These drywall finishing accessories promise smooth finishes and crisp transitions.
2013 K+B trends
For more than just wood, protect natural surfaces with this special blend of natural oils.
A wide selection of designs, metals, and finishes, lets homeowners create a custom centerpiece for their kitchen.
These lightweight stone surfacing panels are paper-thin by tile standards and can be cut with scissors.
Multiple layers of insulation help these pre-cast concrete panels achieve upward of R-42 for warm, dry foundations.
The proprietary, patent-pending Flak Jacket coating helps joists achieve fire-protection status.
New products from Fiberon, Flexible Floor Systems, Hitachi, Rais, Superior Polymer Products, Tru-Pro Products, and WAC Lighting.
New remodeling products from Amerimax, Armstrong, Caroma, Cikel America, Dacor, Harvey, Hyde Tools, and Romeo RIM.
New products from Arrow Fasteners, FibaTape, Hilti, Nuheat, and Royal Wood, add strength and structure to remodeling projects.
Reps. John Sullivan (R-OK) and Tim Murphy (R-PA) and nine bipartisan co-sponsors have introduced the Lead Exposure Reduction Amendments Act of 2012 (H.R. 5911), companion legislation to S.2148 introduced in the Senate in March.
Lead safety goes beyond just obeying the EPA's RRP rule because it's the law. Worker health is also a key reason to heed the RRP rule.
Possible OSHA or EPA fines may be one reason to comply with safety regs, but more important is the health and safety of you and your workers.
NARI members report overwhelming support for opt-out reinstatement.
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