News - 11 Jan 2006
Builders and contractors are constantly seeking ways to build better homes and improve the overall building envelope. They're demanding building products that provide superior performance and...
Article - 4 Dec 2003
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News - 20 Apr 2012
Industrial Nanotech’s patented mold resistant and thermal insulation coating called Nansulate Energy Protect has been chosen by BUILDINGS magazine as a top 2012 Money-Saving...
News - 19 Oct 2015
The superior properties of silicones such as ultraviolet resistance, water resistance and longevity are driving its use in the global construction industry. Furthermore, the rising need for...
News - 25 Oct 2011
Outdoor exposure testing conducted over a three-year period demonstrates that semi-transparent deck stains may last longer than the traditional one- or two-year industry standard when formulated with...
Article - 28 Nov 2003
Blast furnace slag is a residue of steel production..
News - 3 Mar 2010
James Hardie Building Products Inc. (NYSE: JHX) today said that K. Hovnanian Homes, a leading national homebuilder, will use new James Hardie products in its Ballymore at Panther Trace community,...
News - 3 Jul 2006
The 2006 hurricane season has arrived. Arriving with it are fears that many homeowners have regarding their roofs. Advocates of metal shingle roofing systems have long contended that wind-resistance...
News - 14 Jun 2006
Plastics are maintenance-free, they are durable and afford freedom of design – these are the reasons why they are replacing traditional construction materials such as stone, wood, clay or metal....
News - 7 Dec 2010
When Zhongcai Profiles Co. Ltd., Zhejiang, China, needed an advanced materials solution to manufacture color-rich, high-performance window profiles for its building and construction customers, the...