Category : Sponsored

Brand Talk: Spruce keeps company strong and profitable as it grows

January 19, 2018

When it comes to supporting growth-oriented lumber yards and hardware stores, nobody does it better than Spruce™ software from ECi. Just ask Janelle Armentrout, chief financial officer at Butler, Missouribased … Read More

Brand Talk: Siding matters

November 22, 2017

John Buckley is President of the Ply Gem Siding Group, a business unit of Ply Gem Building Products (NYSE: PGEM). Prior to this role, he served as senior vice president … Read More

Brand Talk: Tips to keep your business safe from slip, trip and fall exposures

November 2, 2017

Despite what cartoons would have us believe, we all know it’s not just banana peels that lead to slips, trips and falls. In fact, slips, trips and falls are a … Read More

Brand Talk: Succeeding with windows

October 31, 2017

Art Steinhafel is president of Ply Gem Windows, a unit of Ply Gem Building Products (NYSE: PGEM). Prior to this role, he served as senior vice president of sales at … Read More

Brand Talk: Multifamily framers recommend Advantech products for flat, even flooring

October 30, 2017

It’s 10 minutes before lunch break and the two-man crew from East Coast Interiors have just flown through about 20 panels of AdvanTech® subflooring on the fourth floor of the … Read More

Sponsored: LP Legacy—Tested Extreme: Built to Defy Mother Nature

October 23, 2017

In a remote forest north of Vancouver, LP product managers and two of the world’s leading kayakers embarked on the ultimate testing mission: to prove the strength and durability of … Read More

Brand Talk: A new breed of MDF

October 17, 2017

Q: WHAT IS TRICOYA? A: Tricoya® is a completely new, high performance MDF panel product. It demonstrates outstanding durability and dimensional stability in the most extreme and challenging environments — … Read More

Brand Talk: Lessons on being the solution

September 27, 2017

Q: It’s probably safe to say most building product dealers in the country have heard of Huttig, if they’re not a customer already. What’s kept the company going for so … Read More

Brand Talk: Zip Systems sheathing and tape stands up to tough Florida climate

September 25, 2017

Revolutionizing Exterior Installations: By Huber Engineered Woods Contegra Construction, Bramblett Hills Apartments, O’Fallon, MO. Arthur Rutenburg Homes, Lyons Heritage, Tampa, FL. DeMetrick Housewrights, Steve Baczek Architect, Wakefield, RI. All images ... Read More

Brand Talk: The value of collaboration

September 6, 2017

When it launched TruExterior® Siding & Trim, Boral ventured into an entirely new building product category. To ensure dealers’ success selling the poly-ash technology, the company embarked on an ambitious … Read More