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Nov 13, 2019
DENVER

GOBOARD® INTRODUCES VERSATILE SHOWER SYSTEMJohns Manville (JM), a leading manufacturer and marketer of premium-quality building and specialty products and a Berkshire Hathaway company, introduced the GoBoard® Point Drain Shower System at the Coverings 2019 ceramic tile and natural stone trade show in Orlando, Fla. The shower system is a new addition  to the GoBoard  product line. “The GoBoard Point Drain Shower System is easily customizable to fit basically every shower size and works around exi ...

Jul 26, 2019

With the right maintenance and a few thoughtful touches, a wood deck can serve as a gathering place for parties or a reprieve for a cozy night at home with loved ones any day throughout the year.  Expanding livable space using decks and patios is a top home-improvement trend, but today's homeowners aren't satisfied with limiting entertaining outdoors to the warmer months. With a few smart updates, they're creating spaces that make outdoor entertaining possible all year long. Breathe new life int ...

Jul 26, 2019

With the right maintenance and a few thoughtful touches, a wood deck can serve as a gathering place for parties or a reprieve for a cozy night at home with loved ones any day throughout the year.  Expanding livable space using decks and patios is a top home-improvement trend, but today's homeowners aren't satisfied with limiting entertaining outdoors to the warmer months. With a few smart updates, they're creating spaces that make outdoor entertaining possible all year long. Breathe new life int ...

Jul 16, 2019
WASHOUGAL, WA

D-Blaze® preservative is a sustainable, effective, and durable treatment Allweather Wood, a leading manufacturer and distributor of preservative treated lumber, offers fire retardant treated (FRT) lumber and plywood products that are highly effective at controlling the spread of flame and smoke, increasing evacuation time and potentially reducing damages and repair costs caused by fire. “Buildings have always been designed to protect and safeguard the people and things that will occupy them,” sa ...

Jul 16, 2019
WASHOUGAL, WA

Largest waterborne preservative treated lumber manufacturer in the Western U.S. As the largest waterborne preservative treated lumber manufacturer in the Western U.S., Allweather Wood knows athing or two about long-lasting building materials. “Allweather Wood began operating in 1985 with our first preservative treated lumber facility in Washougal, Washington”, says Blair Buchanan, Executive VP. “Since then, we have grown to five preservative treatment locations and three distribution centers acr ...
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Jul 16, 2019
WASHOUGAL, WA

Redwood and Douglas-fir timbers are ideal for many structural applications Humboldt Redwood, a leading manufacturer and distributor of redwood and Douglas-fir lumber, offers naturally strong, beautiful, and environmentally friendly redwood and Douglas-fir timbers that work for just about every structural building need. “The use of redwood or Douglas-fir timbers for timber framing and exposed beam construction can produce dramatic results while lending the natural beauty and strength of wood to a ...

Jul 16, 2019
WASHOUGAL, WA

Competition in the decking space has never been fiercer. With man-made decking manufacturers popping up seemingly overnight, offering too many product formulations, colors, and sizes to count, deciding which decking to specify or install can be a real challenge. Luckily for builders and other specifiers in the Western U.S., the best decking material is a local one. Humboldt Redwood, the leading manufacturer and distributor of redwood decking, elaborates. “Humboldt Redwood is one of nature’s fine ...

Jul 16, 2019
WASHOUGAL, WA

Solid sawn uppers considered cream of the crop Solid sawn lumber upper grades are the cream of the crop. Featuring limited knots and other natural characteristics,upper grades are often preferred by specifiers for their unblemished beauty. Humboldt Redwood, the leading manufacturer and distributor of redwood uppers, elaborates. “Architects specifying natural wood generally prefer upper grades,” says Jessica Hewitt, Director of Marketing. “The aesthetics generally win out, especially for high-end ...

Jul 15, 2019

Any material that is exposed to the elements requires some maintenance. The good news is that regular and simple upkeep helps preserve your client's outdoor wood products for years to come.  DECK - MAINTENANCE Click here to learn how to maintain your client"s deck for outdoor entertaining year-round ONCE A YEAR  • Inspect the boards for damage such as splitting, warping and checking. • Check each fastener to be sure they're not coming loose. • Every deck should have an annual cleaning. Assuming ...

Jul 15, 2019

Eight simple steps to add pattern and texture to your home using wood  Step One: Prepare Wall Remove any applicable wall molding by scoring its paint and caulk with a utility knife. Use a sheetrock mud knife and a pry bar or hammer to carefully remove the molding from the wall. Be sure not to damage the molding, as it will be reinstalled later.  Step Two: Find the Center Using a pencil and a level, mark the center of the wall and draw a line from the ceiling all the way down to the floor. This f ...

Jul 15, 2019

Any material that is exposed to the elements requires some maintenance. The good news is that regular and simple upkeep helps preserve your client's outdoor wood products for years to come.  DECK - MAINTENANCE Click here to learn how to maintain your client"s deck for outdoor entertaining year-round ONCE A YEAR  • Inspect the boards for damage such as splitting, warping and checking. • Check each fastener to be sure they're not coming loose. • Every deck should have an annual cleaning. Assuming ...

Jul 15, 2019

Eight simple steps to add pattern and texture to your home using wood  Step One: Prepare Wall Remove any applicable wall molding by scoring its paint and caulk with a utility knife. Use a sheetrock mud knife and a pry bar or hammer to carefully remove the molding from the wall. Be sure not to damage the molding, as it will be reinstalled later.  Step Two: Find the Center Using a pencil and a level, mark the center of the wall and draw a line from the ceiling all the way down to the floor. This f ...

Jun 28, 2019

Home improvement is all about weighing benefits, like time versus money or long-term value versus short-term needs. One debate that many homeowners encounter, specifically when exploring decking options, is whether to choose natural wood or composite materials. Before making an investment in either, it’s best to know the facts.  COST One of the many benefits of working with natural wood is its lower upfront cost. You can install a natural wood deck for less money than you’d spend on the alternat ...

Jun 28, 2019

Home improvement is all about weighing benefits, like time versus money or long-term value versus short-term needs. One debate that many homeowners encounter, specifically when exploring decking options, is whether to choose natural wood or composite materials. Before making an investment in either, it’s best to know the facts.  COST One of the many benefits of working with natural wood is its lower upfront cost. You can install a natural wood deck for less money than you’d spend on the alternat ...

Apr 01, 2019

When it comes to selecting materials for your home deck project, you want something that matches the style of your home and falls within a budget. You also want to know that your choice is one that is a good one for the planet, too – and not just the checkbook. Once the natural choice when it came to decks, softwood boards now compete with several other man-made or composite materials. While some composite manufacturers may use recycled materials, in many ways softwood decking remains the more e ...

Apr 01, 2019

When it comes to selecting materials for your home deck project, you want something that matches the style of your home and falls within a budget. You also want to know that your choice is one that is a good one for the planet, too – and not just the checkbook. Once the natural choice when it came to decks, softwood boards now compete with several other man-made or composite materials. While some composite manufacturers may use recycled materials, in many ways softwood decking remains the more e ...

Feb 27, 2019
ROSEMONT

The new MXP-AL and MXP-L aluminum knives come with either the auto-lock or ratchet-lock The most-used tool in the toolbox just became one of the toughest. Introducing the new OLFA® MXP-L and MXP-AL Die-Cast Aluminum Utility Knives, specifically designed from one uniform piece of durable aluminum. The die-cast handles add a level of precision to the design that increases both user comfort and the knives’ rugged durability.   Click to Tweet: .@OLFACuts unveils new MXP Series utility knives, die-ca ...

Dec 15, 2014
Dallas, TX

Residential builders, remodelers, and contractors filled the Oregon Convention Center December 3 – 5 for JLC LIVE Northwest, a building and remodeling event for the residential trade industry. Education, exhibits, building clinics and demonstrations, networking events, and product purchasing generated a significant increase in attendees and exhibitors for the 2014 event. JLC LIVE Northwest expanded its footprint inside the Oregon Convention Center by 40% over the 2013 event, showcasing a new ex ...

Nov 20, 2014

Hanley Wood Exhibitions to become Informa Exhibitions US
 
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