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Ask These 4 Questions When Choosing Drainable Wraps

Not all mold prevention water management systems are created equal More

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Is this Key Trim Detail Costing You Business?

Many remodelers are using a slipshod method for water management around openings... More

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Home Shields

These four products will keep your clients' homes protected long after you're done... More

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Former Furniture Store Transforms to Interactive Children’s Museum

From a utilitarian retail space to a hands-on children’s museum: See how Reader & Swartz Architects and Howard Shockey & Sons transformed this ordinary downtown building into a vibrant, lively education destination for children and families.See photos of the museum and more winners of the 2015 Remodeling Design Awards. More

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Online Calculator for Evaluating Window Performance

When working with energy conscious customers, use this online calculator to make the sale. More

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Why Smart Roofers Do Attic Inspections

If you don't currently do attic inspections as part of your process for selling roofing, read on. An attic inspection will not only yield important information about the state of the roof, it will also set your company apart from the competition. More

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A Good Window Is Still a Poor Wall

If you're serious about selling replacement windows on the basis of energy efficiency, make sure you uderstand the building science of windows. More

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Flir One Could Be the Tool You Need This Year

Turn your iPhone into a thermal imaging camera for a fraction of the cost More

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Remodel Adds Energy Efficiencies Without Sacrificing Character

A whole-house rehab in Potomac, Md., hides ultramodern energy efficiencies behind the original 1967 look. More

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