Demolition vs Deconstruction— Portland’s New Policy

Over the course of 2017, the city of Portland has initiated a law mandating that any home built prior to 1916 must be deconstructed rather than demolished. Deconstruction is the method by which homes are slowly taken apart, so that numerous Continue reading

Building With Mass Timber – A New Technology

A few years back we wrote a small piece about the potential rise of Cross Laminated Timer/Mass Timber construction. At that time, the very first commercial CLT building s were in the planning and early building stages. Now, numerous commercial Continue reading

Home & Garden Show Season Is Here – Keep Floors Clean and Protected With Shoe Covers and Floor Protection

In the coming months, most homebuilding associations and new developments will be holding their annual tour of homes events. These events are designed to showcase new properties, remodels to existing properties, and to display the work of builders, contractors, and Continue reading

Homebuilder Confidence Remains High

On the heels of numerous positive predictions for residential homebuilding’s 2017 outlook, a new midyear metric was released that shows homebuilding confidence remains high. Prior to January, forecasts for building materials and homebuilding were very optimistic and positive. Growth rates Continue reading

Read Our Latest Press Release – Door & Jamb Protection

Our latest press release details our involvement in an elementary school project in Las Vegas. Martin Harris Construction’s project, the Rex Bell Elementary school, features our DoorGuard and Ram Jamb door jamb protection. Visit the press releases tab on our Continue reading

Breathable Floor Protection Popular Here In Bend

We’re providing Surface Liner Vapor breathable floor protection to Walsh Construction’s new apartment project here in Bend, Oregon. The apartment complex, called The Range, lies in an upscale neighborhood, and as such Walsh Construction is very keen to protect the Continue reading

We Have All-New Floor Protection In Stock Now!

We have given numerous updated about Ram Board Plus floor protection, and now we’re all stocked with pallets of it ready to ship same-day. However, we’re also now carrying another new floor protection in our Bend warehouse… Orange Coverguard being Continue reading