Technology

A zero-excavation foundation system that mimics the genius of tree roots

design pro being used by remodeler to do 3d rendering

Quick, customizable 3D home renderings for exterior replacement pros  

the LG solar array on this year's new american remodel

Sunny Las Vegas is perfect for solar, and the home has a 7-kilowatt rooftop array from LG. The panels’ location makes them invisible from the ground.

The New American Remodel explores creative approaches to sustainable design

cyberattacks can be costly to remodelers

How remodelers can better protect themselves against cyber threats

A smartsheet is akin to a Google Sheet on steroids. 

The larger the management team, the more latency there is in the network. Success depends  on the people, the systems they use, and how often they use them.

GE brought 30 “Grandma Interns” with it to this year’s Consumer Electronics Show.

GE looks to flip the script on grandmas and technology

The result of an electrician being on the mend for six weeks 

Roofing Details  for Storm Country

Properly overlapping metal flashing, sealing tapes, and peel-and-stick membranes keeps wind-driven water from getting into the house

An easier way to diagnose hard-to-find heat loss and water leaks behind the walls

making sure flashing tape stick pro remodeler

A look at what makes flashing tape so sticky and why the way you install it determines how well it stays stuck

At the rate technology is changing, early adopters will succeed at the expense of remodelers who take a wait-and-see approach.

remodeler puts on ktichen addition

Room remodels (such as kitchens) will remain popular, while larger additions will continue to decline, so adjust accordingly.

Understanding these changes in the market will help you position your business

Many remodelers use outdated and ineffective methods of forecasting business. Knowing which numbers to track is a crucial part of managing your company.

Deck Designer allows for various deck corner shapes, and includes internal shaping tools to accommodate trees, pools, or spas within the deck space. 

Free online software to simplify and speed up the design process

a marketing and seo tool built for remodeling contractors

A marketing & SEO education tool built exclusively for contractors

The most heavy-duty coffee maker available 

"The customization aspect is actually my favorite part of the app."

"A small twist knob lets you easily open the machine and empty out the dust tray, and since there’s no water, there’s no slurry to dispose of at the end of the day."

Even in cases where a product has been around, the marketing has changed.

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