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Jun 20, 2019

Therma-Tru Corp. has partnered with the OSI® brand to create the Certified Door System Installer Training Program to better serve trade professionals by educating them on the best practices for sealing and installing Therma-Tru door systems. The convenient, online-based program is free of charge. “Our new certification program is designed to help contractors build knowledge, skills and confidence by educating them on the best way to install a Therma-Tru door system,” said Eric Dotson, senior man ...

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 07, 2019
Maumee, Ohio

Therma-Tru Corp. joins Generation T (“Gen T”), a national movement launched by Lowe’s Home Improvement to address the widening skilled trades gap. Together, Gen T seeks to drive enrollment in skilled trade training programs and build a pipeline of skilled trade workers to offset the anticipated gap of three million jobs by 2028.“We’re excited to join Lowe’s on this initiative to encourage students and those looking for a career change to consider the skilled trades,” said Rhonda Francis, senior ...

Apr 16, 2019
Maumee, Ohio

 Therma-Tru has been named the “Brand Used Most” in the entry doors category, marking more than 20 consecutive years receiving this distinction. In the 2019 Builder Brand Use Study conducted by Hanley Wood, Therma-Tru ranked first in “Brand Used Most” and “Brand Used Most in the Past Two Years,” and also ranked first for “Highest Quality.” “Being named Brand Used Most again this year indicates that we have earned – and kept – the trust of our builder partners,” said Fenton Challgren, president o ...
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Jan 07, 2019
Maumee, Ohio

Therma-Tru Corp. is launching its Elevate 2019 new products at the 2019 National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) International Builders’ Show (IBS), Feb. 19-21, in Las Vegas. In an effort to meet homeowner demand, all of Therma-Tru’s new products are inspired by three design trends: Humble Roots, Confident Focus and Timeless Twist. “Today’s homeowners want stylish, innovative products for their homes. For 2019, we’ve evolved our product offering based on in-depth trend research,” said Mark A ...

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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