Industry News Briefs

Builder Confidence at a 12-Year High MORE

DeckWise Hidden Fastener Featured on Tiny House Nation MORE

Report: Contractor Sentiment Sees Trump Election Boost MORE

Derby Building Products Names Bostwick Director of Product Development MORE

BlueLinx Hires Tisera as SVP for Sales and Marketing MORE


Join Tando Building Products’ Spring Training Dealer Program and Feel the Power of Team

tando Don’t miss out on what promises to be one of 2017’s high demand brands. Sign up today to take full advantage of what Tando is putting behind its dealers:

  • Aggressive incentive offering
  • Contractor focused, lead generation program
  • On-site training
  • Priority product access
  • Expedited claim processing
  • Extensive promotional support
To become a Tando Dealer
  • 1. Fill out your Tando Spring Training Contract
  • 2.Schedule your Tando training
  • 3.Place your initial order
For more information, visit tandobp.com/en/spring-training-2017

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Unified Purchasing Group: Volume Discounts for Your Organization

UPG UPG offers eligible members significant savings on essential products and services from the most respected brands. We bring together independent suppliers in the construction industry to leverage collective purchasing power to negotiate significant volume discounts with vendor partners such as Verizon Wireless, UniFirst, Staples and other well-known brands. UPG membership provides economies of scale that help your organization better manage supply and operating costs.

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Tap Into The Growing Stone Veneer Market with ClipStone®

Clipstone ClipStone from Environmental StoneWorks replicates the look of natural stone, but doesn't require mortar or skilled laborers to install. Instead, all that's required of an installer is the ability to drive a screw into a wall! This innovative design not only makes installation an option for homeowners and other general building pros--it has also made it attractive for LBM dealers interested in tapping into the growing market for stone veneer.

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DuPont's Tyvek Provides Traction and Grip

DuPontDuPont’s Tyvek Protec roofing underlayment is designed to protect a roof during installation. It is suitable for use by professional roofers and exterior contractors in new construction or in re-roofing projects as a secondary water barrier on steep-sloped roofs (2:12 or higher) under asphalt shingle, tile, metal, cedar, or slate. Tyvek Protec aims to enable effective installation in dry, wet, hot, cold, or dirty weather conditions. An embossed pattern has been designed to provide better traction and grip while walking on the roof. The product lays flat and is wrinkle-free and designed to be easy to chalk. Available in U.S. and Canada and supported by the DuPont Tyvek specialist network for additional knowledge and support.

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Make Plans Now for the East Coast Builders Conference

ECBCThe who’s who of the east coast residential construction industry will gather again this May for the East Coast Builders Conference (ECBC). Held May 4- 5, 2017 at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, ECBC is uniquely designed to connect East Coast residential homebuilders with manufacturers and service providers through education, exhibition and networking. ECBC will feature a 5-track nationally accredited conference, 400 exhibits, the Smart Home Technology Pavilion, Meet the Builder Program for 30 of the top east coast builders, and fun networking events like the Atlanta Braves game on May 4.

Register today for ECBC! www.ecbcshow.com.

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