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Feb 12, 2020
OAKMONT, PA

Chelsea Building Products Expands Color Palette of Popular Composite Siding Brand  Chelsea Building Products introduces an expanded color palette for all products within the Everlast® advanced composite siding system. The new colors are available in both traditional lap siding and board and batten profiles, in addition to Everlast® Premium Color-Matched Trim.  The expanded 15-color palette includes three rich, dark hues as well as an updated shade of white. The four new colors are Blue Spruce, S ...

Feb 12, 2020
FARGO, North Dakota

Door Stud, LLC, creator of innovative solutions to the trades in the home building and remodeling industry, introduced a tool that revolutionizes how pre-hung or slab doors are hung. The Door Stud® enables the installer to conduct a single person, hands-free installation.    This revolutionary tool increases productivity while reducing the risk of damage to the installer, door or surrounding wall. With the Door Stud, the installer handles a door once.  The Door Stud - Standard unit is designed f ...

Feb 10, 2020
Wauwatosa, WI

Bostik, Inc., a world leader in adhesives and installation systems for building construction, was awarded the “Best Of” Innovation for its revolutionary new product, BAM™, during The International Surface Event (TISE), January 28-30, 2020 at Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas.  TISE selected the “Best Of” Awards Program winners for 2020, and Bostik was chosen as winner in the Innovation Category. TISE, along with the awards program sponsors, host the “Best Of” Award programs to celebrat ...

Jan 23, 2020
Wauwatosa, WI

Bostik, Inc., a world leader in adhesives and installation systems for building construction, will be unveiling three new, cutting edge installation products at The International Surface Event (TISE) January 27-30 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas.  These introductions include VCT-LOCK™, a state-of-the-art, moisture-resistant, vinyl composition tile adhesive. This solvent-free adhesive dries translucent, and installers can trowel out a whole room, and then put down the tile up t ...

Dec 13, 2019
OAKMONT, PA

Approved for Type V Building Construction and Fire-Resistant Walls  Chelsea Building Products is pleased to announce that all Everlast® advanced composite siding products have been approved for Type V buildings (A and B) and for use on all construction types permitted under the IRC (International Residential Code) and FBC-R (Florida Building Code, Residential), as reported in sections 6.2.2. and 6.2.3. of Intertek’s Code Compliance Research Report (CCRR-0201).  The approved products are Everlast ...
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Oct 22, 2019
Wauwatosa, WI

Introducing BAM™, Bostik's latest high-performance, fiber-reinforced tile mortar. Formulated with RapidCure™ Technology, BAM™ offers maximum performance for installations of large and heavy tile, glass tile, mosaics, quarry, porcelain, ceramic, most natural stone tiles, and even gauged porcelain tile / panels.  Most notably, its RapidCure™ Technology allows for a consistent cure resulting in tile being ready for grouting in just 4 hours. Additionally, BAM™ delivers exceptional bond strength that ...

Oct 17, 2019
OAKMONT, PA

Composite Siding Replaces Failed Cedar Siding at New England Condo Complex  Hingham Woods is a 277-unit condominium complex built in 1986 in Hingham, MA, located just south of the historic Hingham Shipyard. The community is comprised of townhomes and garden-style homes and provides owners with amenities including a swimming pool, tennis court, exercise room, and clubroom.  Like many of the New England condominium communities built in the 1970s and 80s, the original siding at Hingham Woods was re ...

Sep 05, 2019
OAKMONT, PA

Premium Composite Siding Now Available in Board & Batten Style  Chelsea Building Products announces the launch of Everlast® Board & Batten vertical siding, the latest addition to the Everlast® Advanced Composite Siding system.  Everlast® Board & Batten is available in 12’ lengths with an 11" reveal—the board is 9" with a generous 2" wide batten. Like Everlast® horizontal lap siding, Board & Batten features an authentic CedarTouch® wood grain embossed finish. The 12’ length eliminates seams or tr ...

Jul 18, 2019
Wauwatosa, WI

Bostik introduces Wood-Tack™, a high-technology adhesive specifically designed for the installation of wood flooring materials.  Its rapid tacking properties and excellent trowel-ability, allow for fast installation of engineered, solid and select bamboo hardwood of any width or length, to most all substrates.  In addition to Wood-Tack’s low-odor and low-VOC formulation, it is also FloorScore® Certified, meets requirements for indoor Air Quality (per CA Section 01350) and may contribute toward L ...

Jun 26, 2019
WILMINGTON, Del.,

DuPont Performance Building Solutions (PBS) has announced a new 10-year Product and Labor Warranty for the combined use of DuPont™ Tyvek® Building Wraps, DuPont™ Flashings products and DuPont™ Styrofoam™ Brand XPS for residential new construction or substantial additions.  Effective for products purchased after June 1, 2019, the warranty provides builders, contractors and professional installers in the United States and Canada to harness the air, water and thermal protection of the recently inte ...

Jun 18, 2019

Armadillo Deck, a composite decking, adds five colors in response to the trend toward bold, vibrant colors: Bronco, Foothills, Smoke, Sunset and Walnut. These new deck colors include the introduction of a pronounced streaking pattern. In total, the company offers four composite deck lines in 17 colors and a limited lifetime warranty. Armadillo Deck recommends installation using the TurboClip Universal Hidden Deck Clip. Visit armadillodeck.com or call (320) 243-7318 for more information.

Jun 18, 2019

TurboClip from Avon Plastics is a universal hidden deck clip that works with all major brand composite decking boards, including its sister brand Armadillo Deck. Aiming to cut deck board installation time, a TurboClip stick—offered in a ¼-in. Standard Gap or 3/16-in. Narrow Gap clips—includes 16 universal hidden deck slips plus one grip clip at the end to avoid wasting deck clips. Visit turboclipusa.comor call (320) 243-7318 for more information.

May 08, 2019
OAKMONT, PA

Composite Siding Ideal for Alaska’s Region 5 Climate  The Baywatch Condominiums in Homer, AK, is a beachside property in coastal Alaska originally constructed in 1980. On the exterior, the structure featured T1-11 wood siding that failed due to consistent exposure to sun, wind, and moisture from the sea. The owners, Baywatch Condominium Association, were looking for a solution that solved the performance issues of the failed wood siding and would enhance the building’s overall appearance.  The B ...

Jan 31, 2019

JLC LIVE New England and This Old House Join Together to Rebuild the Trades Informa Exhibitions and This Old House are partnering at the JLC LIVE New England Residential Construction Show taking place March 27-30 at the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, RI to promote the importance of apprenticeships for the building and construction industry.  JLC LIVE annually attracts over 7,000 residential construction builders and contractors with live building clinics and live product demonstra ...

Apr 11, 2018

JLC LIVE New England 2018 wrapped up another successful event at the Rhode Island Convention Center, March 23-24; Conference March 22-24. Professional builders, remodelers and construction specialists filled the convention center to visit with more than 240 exhibiting companies showing the latest building products, tools and services. Attendees also had the opportunity to attend more than 40 education sessions with well-known industry speakers and networking opportunities for exhibitors and atte ...

Apr 13, 2016
Dallas, TX

JLC LIVE New England 2016, held March 16-19 at the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, RI, added excitement to the first week of the NCAA Basketball Playoffs, which were held next door at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center.  From the exhibitors to conference sessions, and student group program to event attendance, the 2016 event echoed the residential construction industry’s growth.  Attendance numbers topped 7,300 and brought together attendees from 44 states and 4 different countries.  In add ...

Jun 08, 2015
Dallas, TX

Just seven weeks after the JLC LIVE New England 2015 event, and with ten months still to go, 2015 exhibitors have locked in 80% of the available booth space for the upcoming 2016 event, which will be held March 19-20 in Providence, RI.  The success of the JLC LIVE 2015 event spurred immediate activity within the residential building product manufacturing industry, as these companies jumped at the opportunity to participate, again, in this annual event which brings close to 8,000 attendees.  The ...

Apr 06, 2015
Dallas, TX

JLC LIVE New England 2015, held March 18-21 at the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, celebrated its twentieth anniversary by expanding their exhibition and educational offerings at this year’s blockbuster event.  The event also continued to expand its Student Program, offering hands-on educational presentations to young building and remodeling professionals from local schools.    Attendance numbers topped 7,200 with many first time attendees traveling from out of state to attend demo ...

Apr 18, 2014

JLC LIVE New England 2014, held March 21-22 at the Rhode Island Convention Center, boasted the biggest show floor in the event’s 19 year history. Catering to the residential builder and remodeler, the Rhode Island Convention Center saw an unprecedented number of exhibitors, sold out show floor space, as well as the event’s most active exhibit hall with over 120 live action clinic and demonstration sessions. Over four dozen conference sessions were held in conjunction with the event spanning four ...

Apr 29, 2013
Dallas, TX

JLC LIVE New England 2013 wrapped up another successful event at the Rhode Island Convention Center, March 22-23. Professional builders, remodelers and residential construction specialists filled the convention center to experience the new products and equipment showcased by 214 exhibiting companies. Industry leaders presented more than 50 education sessions at the conference March 20-23.“It’s exciting to see the crowds that flock to JLC LIVE New England.  And, for them, we want to ensure that w ...

Apr 16, 2012
Dallas, TX

Professional builders, remodelers and numerous other residential construction professionals congregated March 23 - 24 inside the Rhode Island Convention Center in downtown Providence, Rhode Island to attend JLC LIVE.  With space at a premium, the 2012 New England event provided passionate attendees with even more exhibits and interactive feature areas.  JLC LIVE, New England’s most anticipated annual professional construction event, delivered 208 exhibiting companies, 55,604 total square feet of ...

Feb 06, 2012
Dallas, TX

JLC LIVE New England, in partnership with Maryland-based Core-Apps, today released a new mobile app available for iPhone, iPad, Android and BlackBerry. The new product gives attendees and exhibitors access to a fully integrated trade show solution that streamlines real-time information including alerts, interactive floor map and networking tools. “JLC LIVE Show App is a great tool that will really make your trip to the show even more productive,” said Rick McConnell, president of Hanley Wood Exh ...

May 05, 2011
Dallas, TX

Residential construction professionals converged on the Rhode Island Convention Center March 23 - 26 eager to learn and do business. The re-vamped 2011 New England event provided attendees with more exhibits, new show features and an expanded conference program. Over 55 business topics on sales, estimating, social networking and marketing comprised the 2011 conference program.Rising energy prices generated increased demand for topics on maximizing energy-efficiency to improve a home’s performanc ...

Apr 06, 2011
Dallas, TX

Residential construction professionals converged on the Rhode Island Convention Center March 23 - 26 eager to learn and do business.  The re-vamped 2011 New England event provided attendees with more exhibits and new show features.  The excitement and buzz of this most-anticipated annual regional event translated into 206 exhibiting companies (a 15% increase over the 2010 event) and a total verified attendance of 6,942 (a 9% increase over the 2010 event).Exhibiting companies filled the exhibit h ...

Apr 20, 2010
Dallas, TX

It was a repeat performance.  Once again residential construction professionals filled the Rhode Island Convention Center March 24-27 with enthusiasm and purpose.  Given the market conditions of the past 12 months and the inclement weather during the event, an impressive 6,312 qualified attendees traveled from across New England to do serious business at the 15th Annual New England JLC LIVE Residential Construction Show.  The enthusiasm, exuberance and professionalism of the residential builders ...
 
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