Create Custom Closets and Upgrades for Any Room of the Home
Monday, December 14, 2015
Ocala, Fla. — ClosetMaid® announces the launch of a new website that caters specifically to new construction homebuyers and do-it-for-me consumers. CustomClosetMaid.com provides an easy, convenient space to find an Authorized ClosetMaid Dealer and create custom storage design projects for the home. The site includes organization tips and storage advice, and shows how quality home storage systems can be a smart investment.
Woven Metal Mesh Disguises Electrical System and Facilitates Ventilation
Thursday, December 10, 2015
MUKWONAGO, WI… After a year of design renovations, a unit in a well-known high-rise apartment building in the heart of downtown Chicago has received a makeover – in part thanks to Banker Wire’s architectural mesh. The apartment features the most luxurious of amenities, and the design team at Becker Architects was faced with the challenge of creating minimalist, yet elegant wall panels to conceal both mechanical equipment and an elaborate home control system.
AURORA, IL…Sponsored by TEC® and hosted by the National Tile Contractors Association (NTCA), TEC® presented its “Strategies for Exterior Tile Installations” webinar in summer 2015 with the help of Technical Support Manager, Tom Plaskota. A recording of the presentation is now available to the public.
Foldable Roof Membrane Transforms Space in the Heart of the City
Friday, November 13, 2015
DEPEW, NY…SEFAR® Architecture’s TENARA® Fabric has completely transformed the “Metzgergasse,” an exterior urban pedestrian area and meeting place in St. Gallen, Switzerland. Nikolai Kugel (Stuttgart) architectural firm jumped on the opportunity to improve the space with an original masterpiece featuring a retractable fabric structure.
Looking for a chance to revive and enhance the neighborhood, Nikolai Kugel designed an elegant, yet enduring solution that would survive Switzerland’s unpredictable weather patterns, using SEFAR Architecture TENARA Fabric 4T40HF.
Simplify Tile Installations with the Need-to-Know Basics
Monday, November 09, 2015
AURORA, IL… Innovations in mortar technology have made it easier to meet the specific demands of a variety of jobs. However, a mortar is only as good as its installer, and forgetting installation fundamentals can result in callbacks and job failures. Properly selecting and applying mortar in tiling projects can make the difference between a successful tile installation and a haphazard one. Understanding the correct steps to take – and which ones to avoid – is necessary to a successful tile installation.
Event includes Free Beer, Food and Chance to Win Cardinals Tickets - November 13, 2015 from 3-6 p.m.
Wednesday, November 04, 2015
AURORA, IL…TEC® Skill Set™ invites professional flooring contractors and remodelers in the Phoenix area to learn how to profitably install large plank tiles. As large plank tile becomes more popular, manufacturers must make proper installation products available to meet the demands for fast, easy and performance-driven installations. Tips and tricks on mortar and grout selection for plank tile will be covered to ensure successful, labor saving jobs.
New Community Boasts Net-Zero Energy With the Help of Sleek Metal Exterior
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Louisville, KY…Metal Sales Manufacturing Corporation provides its 7/8” Corrugated Wall Panels to the healthy homes of Grow Community, a new urban neighborhood on Bainbridge Island outside Seattle, Washington.
Mills River Taproom and Restaurant Dubbed a ‘Showpiece’ for Brewery
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
MUKWONAGO, WI… With design accents from Banker Wire, Sierra Nevada Brewing Company recently opened its much anticipated Mills River Taproom and Restaurant in Mills River, North Carolina. The taproom features 23 beer taps and a chef-inspired menu with beautiful interior elements parallel in appeal.
Initiative Allows Free Consultations to Assist Homebuyers with Storage Assessments and Upgrades
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Ocala, Fla. — ClosetMaid® offers the very best in products – and now also in services. As the most recognized brand by homeowners, the worldwide leader in closet and storage systems is pleased to introduce its Concierge ServicesSM program, which will bring a new sense of simple to the storage upgrade process for builders and prospective homebuyers.
ERIE, PA – Zurn Industries, LLC amplifies its family of Zurn Wilkins ZW200 Automatic Control Valves (ACV) with all new stainless steel options as well as upgraded standard features. These enhanced designs support the focus of the series: simplified maintenance and repair, and lowest total cost of ownership.
PEX Push-to-Connect Fittings Now Provide Faster Installation for Broader Range of Projects
Monday, October 19, 2015
ERIE, PA – Zurn Industries, LLC announces additional options for its popular Z-Bite® Push-to-Connect Fittings, enabling faster installations and repairs for plumbing applications.
Zurn’s labor-saving Z-Bite Push-to-Connect Fittings are a tool-free connection featuring a universal design that accommodates copper, CPVC and PEX piping. This torchless sealing method allows for a safer installation and removes the need to drain existing piping, resulting in less downtime for a building’s water system.