Day: July 21, 2020


Overhead Door’s New Additions Enhance Appearances

Overhead Door Brand has added to its Model 5800 Impression Steel Collection of garage doors with two textured wood grain finishes. In addition to Desert Tan, Gray, Terra Bronze, Black, White, Almond, Sandstone and Brown, customers can purchase doors in Red Walnut and Weathered Gray finishes. “The Red Walnut and Weathered Gray finishes are ideal […]

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Industry Updates

How a ‘Low-Value’ Tree Becomes a ‘Revolutionary’ Building Material

These days, it seems like more and more projects are considering the option of wood buildings. In fact, WBUR reports, one project in the Roxbury neighborhood of Boston will use timber in a way that some researchers are calling “revolutionary.” The five-story, mixed-use building will incorporate timber from hemlock trees, which New England Forestry Foundation […]

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Commercial & Institutional

Do Your Due Diligence When Investing in a Multifamily Property

We all like to know as much as we can about a product before making a purchase, and the same goes for the process of buying a multifamily property. Amy Tiemann — who is a real estate investor, developer and property manager, as well as the president and CEO of TMI1 Properties — recently wrote […]

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AGC Warns of Future Job Losses, Despite Recent Growth

The Associated General Contractors (AGC) of America recently reported that construction employment grew from May to June in 31 states and the District of Columbia. But all the news is not so positive. According to an analysis of government employment data and a compilation of weekly jobsite hours, gains may have stalled. This has driven […]

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