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Rise Above the Competition with Ruby

Ruby® Receptionists is the only live virtual receptionist service dedicated to helping construction businesses grow by creating meaningful connections—building trust, helping you win jobs, and keeping callers happy, at a fraction of the cost of an onsite receptionist. Hear firsthand how Ruby helps businesses like yours grow and thrive!

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Rise Above the Competition with Ruby

Ruby® Receptionists is the only live virtual receptionist service dedicated to helping construction businesses grow by creating meaningful connections—building trust, helping you win jobs, and keeping callers happy, at a fraction of the cost of an onsite receptionist. Hear firsthand how Ruby helps businesses like yours grow and thrive!

Visit www.callruby.com to learn more.

Rise Above the Competition with Ruby
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Business-Building Lessons “From Soup to Nuts.”

See how James Hardie Contractor Alliance™ Program members can help advance your business through managerial tips and job-site efficiency. 

 

James Hardie Building Products Inc.
1.888.542.7343
HardieAlliance.com 

Business-Building Lessons “From Soup to Nuts.”
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Rise Above the Competition With Ruby

Ruby® Receptionists is the only live virtual receptionist service dedicated to helping construction businesses grow by creating meaningful connections—building trust, helping you win jobs, and keeping English and Spanish-speaking callers happy, at a fraction of the cost of an onsite receptionist. Let Ruby help you turn rings into relationships!

Click here to learn more.

Rise Above the Competition With Ruby
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How James Hardie Can Strengthen Your Business

See how aligning with the industry leader can help differentiate your company from the competition. Join our Contractor Alliance™ Program.

 

James Hardie Building Products Inc.
1.888.542.7343
HardieAlliance.com 

How James Hardie Can Strengthen Your Business
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Inside Integrity Windows and Doors: Heritage

In the first part of this series, we travel to the Integrity Facility in Fargo, ND. Join us for a look inside how it all started and witness the impact of a heritage built on mutual respect, pride in production and a product that can truly define a home.

 

Click here to view episode two →

Inside Integrity Windows and Doors: Heritage
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Inside Integrity Windows and Doors: Quality and Performance

In the second part of this series, we discover Integrity's answer to the question, "Why are you different?" Find out why Ultrex® fiberglass is considered to be the perfect building material, as we pay a visit to the Materials Science Laboratory for some important research and development.

 

Click here to view episode three →

Inside Integrity Windows and Doors: Quality and Performance
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Inside Integrity Windows and Doors: Precision Manufacturing

In the final part of this series, we take a closer look at the strategy and focus on precision that drives everything they do at Integrity Windows and Doors. The winning combination of custom engineering, a proprietary process, and a truly skilled workforce gives them the confidence to adapt and excel in this competitive market.

 

Miss the beginning of this series? Click here to view episode one →

Inside Integrity Windows and Doors: Precision Manufacturing
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The Benefits of Choosing Tankless Water Heaters

Tankless Water Heaters provide homeowners and business owners with many advantages when it comes to heating their water. This informative video takes you through a few of the key benefits of choosing a Rinnai Tankless Water Heater.

The Benefits of Choosing Tankless Water Heaters
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Can Customers Find You Online?

Over 95% of homeowners search online before they hire a service professional. Learn how new customers can find your business online. Ready to win more jobs today? Get Started>

Can Customers Find You Online?
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Adam Carolla’s Tips to Grow Your Business

As a former contractor, Adam Carolla shares how you can reach more customers in your area with HomeAdvisor. Ready to win more jobs? Get Started>

Adam Carolla’s Tips to Grow Your Business
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We don’t need no stinking color charts

Thumbing through pages is so yesterday. See how our Color Match tool makes color selection easy, right from your phone. 

We don’t need no stinking color charts
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Close More Deals with GreenSky

See how the GreenSky® Loan Program¹ helps you close more deals, increase average ticket size, and delight your customers. A wide range of payment options increases purchasing power and makes dream projects a reality. Our apply-and-buy paperless2 process  means customers can get approved in seconds and be ready to pay while you’re still at the kitchen table.

Click here to learn more about how offering financing can help grow business and increase sales.

 

1. Financing for GreenSky® consumer loan programs is provided by federally insured, federal and state chartered financial institutions without regard to age, race, color, religion, national origin, gender, or familial status. NMLS #1416362
2. See Operating Instructions at greensky.com/merchantagreement.
Close More Deals with GreenSky
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Introducing Remodel Direct

Dominate the booming Aging-in-Place market with the only dedicated national remodeling brand.  Remodel Direct enables seniors to remain in their home SAFELY, COMFORTABLY, and INDEPENDENTLY. Our ready-for-success business model includes:

  • Exclusive territories
  • No franchise fees
  • Products for the entire home
  • Confirmed in-home appointments
  • Senior ProofTM Assessment tool
  • In-home sales technology

 
Learn more about joining our dealer network at www.RemodelDirect.com.

Introducing Remodel Direct
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Professional Training Beyond Mother Nature's Reach

Learn professional window and door installation techniques where the elements can’t touch you. Online, in the comfort of your home.

Professional Training Beyond Mother Nature's Reach
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ProVia Steel Doors: Built for Better Security

ProVia’s Legacy Steel 20-gauge steel entry doors give you 49% more galvannealed steel, making them superior-performing doors to provide unparalleled security.

ProVia Steel Doors: Built for Better Security
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Inside The Home Depot Pro: Savings

In the first part of this exclusive series, we take an inside look at The Home Depot’s Pro Services and how they are designed for convenience and saving customers money. See how joining Pro Xtra can help pros grow their business with perks such as purchase tracking, exclusive offers, and other business tools.

Inside The Home Depot Pro: Savings
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Inside The Home Depot Pro: Getting Pros In and Out Faster

In the second part of this exclusive series, we learn more about the systems used by The Home Depot’s Pro Services that focus on making customers more productive and more profitable. Discover how tools such as Text2Confirm help get pros in and out quickly, so they can get back to work as soon as possible.

Inside The Home Depot Pro: Getting Pros In and Out Faster
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Inside The Home Depot Pro: Dedicated Support

In the final part of this exclusive series, we see how The Home Depot’s personalized service for pros sets them apart from the competition. With The Home Depot Pro Services, relationships with customers are taken to the next level and a great amount of pride and care go into providing the best solutions available.

Inside The Home Depot Pro: Dedicated Support
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Ply Gem's Home For Good Project: The Home

In the final part of this exclusive series, we witness the impact of the Home For Good project first-hand with the 136th house built by Ply Gem and Habitat for Humanity for a very special family in Nashville.

Ply Gem's Home For Good Project: The Home
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Ply Gem's Home For Good Project: In The Field

In the second part of this exclusive series, we find out the importance of community involvement in the Home For Good project and what it means to have country music legend, Alan Jackson, as a premier partner.

Ply Gem's Home For Good Project: In The Field
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Ply Gem's Home For Good Project: The Partnership

In the first part of this exclusive series, we travel to Nashville, TN to take a behind-the-scenes look at Ply Gem’s Home For Good project. See what happens when this exterior building products company teams up with Habitat for Humanity.

Ply Gem's Home For Good Project: The Partnership
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Cut. Fasten. Paint. Done. Can Your Siding Say That?

Boral TruExterior® Siding & Trim address the moisture- and movement-related issues commonly seen with other materials. Watch to see how it really is as simple as cut, fasten, paint—and done.

Cut. Fasten. Paint. Done. Can Your Siding Say That?
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How Fast Is Your Housewrap?

The longer the water sits within the wall, the greater the chance it has to be absorbed and cause mold, rot and moisture damage. See why Time to Drain is more important than Drainage Efficiency.

How Fast Is Your Housewrap?
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A Better Choice in Construction Adhesives

Titebond Fast Set adhesive is preferred by contractors and remodelers for its reliability, bond strength and speed on a variety of construction materials.

A Better Choice in Construction Adhesives
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On the Job with LP SmartSide: Executive Homes

In this exclusive video, we join Executive Homes, a custom home builder located in Carmel, Indiana. See why they made the choice to use LP SmartSide over six years ago and haven't looked back since.

On the Job with LP SmartSide: Executive Homes
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On the Job with LP SmartSide: Danco Construction

In this exclusive video, we visit the offices of Danco Construction, located in Evansville, Indiana. Find out why they stand behind LP SmartSide and continue to specify their products.

On the Job with LP SmartSide: Danco Construction
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Building Science: Tankless Water Heaters from Rinnai

In the first episode of this exclusive series, we visit Rinnai's corporate office in Peachtree City, Georgia. Here we take a closer look at what makes their customizable tankless rack systems a unique solution for water heating in commercial applications.

Building Science: Tankless Water Heaters from Rinnai
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Building Science: Demand Duo System From Rinnai

In the second part of this exclusive series, we learn about the science behind Rinnai's latest product offering, the Demand Duo System. This innovative solution provides users with larger volumes of hot water without the need for multiple tankless water heaters.

Building Science: Demand Duo System From Rinnai
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Building Science: Quality Assurance from Rinnai

In the final episode of this exclusive series, we find out what Rinnai means when they say, "Quality is our destiny". Rinnai's commitment to regular monitoring, inspections and maintenance processes allows them to stand behind their product.

Building Science: Quality Assurance from Rinnai
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Get OSI Certified. And protect your work from Mother Nature.

Don’t let Mother Nature ruin your work and cost you expensive callbacks. Get OSI Certified and you’ll have the protection of a limited 15 year warranty on new home and replacement installation. Click here to sign up.

Get OSI Certified. And protect your work from Mother Nature.
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The Training Mother Nature “Endorses.”

Our professional training certification protects your installs with a limited 15-year warranty. That’s just one reason Mother Nature hates it. Click here to learn more.

The Training Mother Nature “Endorses.”
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Repercussions of the Skilled Labor Gap

Adam Grubb of SGC and Greg Wells of Bestbath discuss the current state of the building products industry and the effect that the shortage of skilled labor has had on the quality of work being done. They cover the importance of training the next generation of trade professionals, as well as the resurgence and need for quality craftsmanship in the products provided by manufacturers.

Repercussions of the Skilled Labor Gap
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Challenges Faced by the Next Generation of Trade Professionals

Adam Grubb of SGC and Greg Wells of Bestbath discuss the need to fill the labor pipeline with new talent from the younger generation, and how manufacturers are adapting to the changing landscape of the building products industry by supporting trade professionals with products that meet market demand. 

Challenges Faced by the Next Generation of Trade Professionals
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Generating Interest Among Millennials of a Career in the Trades

Adam Grubb of SGC and Greg Wells of Bestbath discuss the importance of exposing the younger generation to the career options available in the trades. Visibility is the first step toward introducing students to vocational careers; it’s the job of manufacturers and the education system to help students realize that real, relatable, and successful adults work with their hands.

Generating Interest Among Millennials of a Career in the Trades
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Building Science: Defining Innovation with Huber Engineered Woods

In the first episode of this exclusive series, we visit the Huber plant to take a closer look at their unique approach to creating wood structural panels.

Building Science: Defining Innovation with Huber Engineered Woods
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Building Science: AdvanTech® Flooring & Sheathing from Huber Engineered Woods
Building Science: AdvanTech® Flooring & Sheathing from Huber Engineered Woods
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Building Science: ZIP System Sheathing and Tape from Huber Engineered Woods

In the final part of this exclusive series, we get an inside look at how the science and ingenuity behind ZIP System Sheathing and Tape provide the benefits of structural durability, moisture protection and thermal resistance.

Building Science: ZIP System Sheathing and Tape from Huber Engineered Woods
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Craft Timeless Homes With Today’s Technology

See how James Hardie® products – Engineered for Climate® and available with ColorPlus® Technology finishes – give StreetScape’s homes lasting character.

Craft Timeless Homes With Today’s Technology
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The Cutting Edge: After the Accident

<p>What happens after a table saw accident? Personal injury attorney Michael Cushing shares some courtroom expertise, and Illinois-based Thomas Diltz talks about his post-injury story.</p>

The Cutting Edge: After the Accident
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Building Science: Mobile Generator Applications

Propane is easier to find and easier to refill, which makes propane-powered mobile generators the efficient choice for construction jobsites. Building Science host Adam Grubb learns about different applications of mobile generators at the Kohler plant.

Building Science: Mobile Generator Applications
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