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November e-News Cedar Shop

November 1, 2017

As the weather starts to cool off, it's time to get clients thinking about home renovations to help weatherproof their homes from the outside and improve air quality inside. JELD-WEN – Windows for energy efficiency Did you know replacing windows with JELD-WEN's ENERGY STAR qualified models can improve energy efficiency by more than seven per cent? Materia...

October e-News Cedar Shop

October 4, 2017

Autumn is a great time for you or your homeowner clients to do annual maintenance and get ready for winter. Outdoor Maintenance checklist          Seal the cracks – Air and moisture not only make winter living uncomfortable but can cause structural damage if left alone. DAP has a number of sealants and foams for indoor and outdoor use that can quickly seal a home up tight....

Achieving infrastructure savings by setting global standards

September 14, 2017

Last month, the International Construction Measurement Standards Coalition (ICMSC) launched the International Construction Measurement Standard, which is intended to harmonize cost, classification, and benchmarking definitions across the construction industry. With significant portions of the world's spending each year focusing on infrastructure construction, it is becoming increasingly critical to ensure consistent communication reg...

August e-News Cedar Shop

August 2, 2017

Exterior renos? Take the chore out of colour selection Gentek's World of Colour offers some great tools to help you and your clients pick the best colour combinations for their exterior home renovations. Gentek's colour selection chart helps your homeowner clients choose the right paint selection for vinyl or aluminum siding, soffits and fascia, eaves and vinyl windows. ...

July e-News Cedar Shop

July 5, 2017

Deck railings – Spruce up your outdoor space With summer barbecues, your clients can look to some of the most innovative decking products on the market to extend their entertainment space. One way to spruce up any deck is with the right railing. At Trex, finding the right match for your home and style is the fun part. Trex has three exterior railing lines in a range of colours and finishes. ...

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