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Do You Want to Be a Contractor or a Construction Business Owner?

Many remodelers launch a company without a business plan or any written goals. If that description fits, and if your business is close to the $1 million in sales threshold, or if you want to grow past that milestone, you’re at an important crossroads. You need to decide whether you will remain a contractor or if you will become a construction business owner. Regardless of your choice, you should develop a plan and commit to following through on it.

7 Innovative Ways to Add Windows into Home Remodels

It helps a living space feel more expansive and can also improve the mood of the occupants. Adding windows or patio doors into a home can be more than just filling a rectangular space with a piece of glass. Check out these 7 innovative ways to add windows and patio doors into your next home remodeling project: 1. Clerestory or stacking windowsPlacing windows above eye level helps diffuse light entering the room and maintains privacy.

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Deck it Right the First Time with Fiberon® Composites

You'll have more time to do what you love this summer on a Fiberon® composite deck. A high-performance, eco-friendly wood alternative, Fiberon decking offers the warmth and appeal of natural hardwoods without the costly, time-consuming maintenance. Plus, Fiberon decking is available in a wide range of dramatic color tones and wood grain patterns. You’re sure to find the ideal product to fit your style, and budget.
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Home Edition™ - Home Edition Commercial

Ram Board introduces Home Edition™. A lighter, thinner board for those smaller projects.

Introducing the VAST 4x8 Composite Paver

VAST's Steve Smith gives a brief introduction to its latest product, the VAST 4x8 Composite Paver. VAST Composite Pavers are made from 95% recycled materials and are perfect for commercial applications such as parking lots, walkways and plazas. Learn more at vastpavers.com

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