Tools & Equipment

Remodeling and coronavirus

Concerns about contracting COVID-19 has caused a run on supplies

A conversation with The New American Remodel’s technology integrator

Weather Shield’s Next Gen Sliding Patio Door

What we saw at the 2020 International Builders’ Show points towards simplified solutions for remodelers that still add complexity and depth

zip wall dust barrier passthrough makes it easier for remodelers

ZipWall's PassThrough is another example of manufacturers circumventing the labor shortage by engineering products that reduce the need for labor. 

No more tape, no more rips, no more hassle 

End the headache of loose fasteners and stripped screws

VR SVG U goggles for remodeling and seeing storm damage in 3D

SVG also sells goggle skins allowing for customization of the original SVG U VR goggles with the user’s company logo and color scheme—a great opportunity for furthering your company branding.

A virtual reality platform geared specifically toward restoration and remodeling contractors

5 trends in smart home technology for remodelers to keep on their radar in 2020 and beyond 

model remodel home

The goal was to transform a compact A-frame into a spacious mountain retreat. The first floor featured a dramatic, vaulted living space with mountain views. But the U-shaped kitchen layout squeezed traffic in the house between the peninsula and a narrow set of stairs. The master bedroom, which was downstairs as well, needed more square footage. 

Upstairs, the steeply sloped A-frame roof cut headroom dramatically, so the bedrooms felt cramped. The homeowners wanted a master suite up top. Architect Doug Walter had his work cut out for him. 

We are featuring two projects this year—on opposite sides of the country

Products from Keeney Manufacturing Company, Ram, Chevrolet, Leap, 3M, MyOnlineToolbox, Oxx, Harbor Freight Tools, and Ford

pro remodeler's top products for 2019 is now available

Professional Remodeler’s annual roundup of the top 100 products as chosen by you, our readers

"Having a green beam rather than a red beam makes a huge difference because of the way our eyes work..."

ford trucks can be a good option for remodelers

Features like automatic emergency braking and wireless connectivity are becoming standard.

5 trends in commercial truck and van sales that help contractors make the most of company vehicles

"Not only was it more reliable and easier on our bodies, it also halved the time it takes to complete those types of jobs." 

One screw to solve the problem of anchoring into metal studs  

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  

T-locks like these can help remodelers level floors easier

Any chance we get, we use the T-lock system.

screeneze

A no-spline, no-staples, no-stress porch screening system 

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

Overlay Init