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Making Contractors' Lives Easier

Oak Harbor, Washington, USA -- Monk and DBug, LLC is set to launch InformedContractors.com, an innovative new website and newsletter focused on making life easier for contractors -- using an as-yet-not-seen method.This 4th in a series of construction-related websites focuses on providing information that....

Planning for Glass

Whether you are building a greenhouse or upgrading the windows in your home selecting the correct glass is critical and should be viewed as a 20 year or longer investment. There are several factors you should consider when planning for glass, including the type of application, location of the structure, and....

Brokers Eyeing What's Ahead

September. The month that leads to a slowdown. The time of year where sales are supposed to pull back. Brokers beginning to look ahead. How the year has developed Looks to be another big year so far in the high end residential market.  Investors have picked up their fair share of assets. First time....

Coordinating Conservatory Architecture with Existing Surroundings

One step that often gets overlooked when planning for a conservatory is the architecture of surrounding buildings. Do the buildings on the property have a traditional or modern feel? Do you want the conservatory to blend with surroundings or become the focal point? When designing a new conservatory first....

How to Decipher Glass Jargon

Choosing the size, shape, insulation, and decorative aspects of your glass structure can be a challenge on its own, but then you get to the glazing options, and it’s like decoding a second language. There are so many different variables that come into play, and sometimes it can be difficult for an end....

Small House Plans: 2013 Sale & Design Trends

Small House Plans: 2013 Sale & Design Trends The home building industry has been on the rise since 2011. According to a recent news release issued by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), house prices rose nearly 6 percent during 2012. The NAHB attributes this growth to the demand for....

Long-Reach Excavators Benefit Industrial & Scrap Metal Demolition

Used in industrial demolition when explosives aren’t an option or when workers are deconstructing a building piece-by-piece, long-reach excavators provide the precision and control that wrecking balls don’t offer. Their versatility as a demolition tool is incomparable – while it’s....

New Marine Grade Stainless Steel Handle

Their new Jacob 316 lever door handle is a breakthrough in many ways. Architect designed, this handle has been designed over a period of time, keeping in mind the end user as well as the installer. Made from marine grade stainless steel (316), it is able to deal with sea side environments. This is ideal for....

Heated Gutter Guards

Why Heated Gutter Guards Increase Home Safety While Saving Time And Money Does snow and ice clog your gutters or form icicles? Does water back up from leaves leftover from fall, freezing your gutters and leading to potential home flooding once the temperature rises? If this just about describes your winter....

Grease Trap Maintenance

Grease traps are an important part of any water treatment system where fatty oils, sludge and grease is entered into the plumbing system. As the name implies, the grease trap will trap the grease and other oils and separate it from the water. This is designed to ensure the heavier solids are not passing into....

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