Welcome

Succeeding with Technology in 2015

Succeeding with Technology in 2015

Chances are, you’re using a smart phone or tablet to communicate with your clients and potentially show them images you uploaded to Houzz, Pinterest or other sites. But is your business behind the tech curve in every other way?

Video Network

Sponsored by:

Training Course Provides Technical Information, Review of Installation Process

February 27, 2015

Noritz America launches the course on its latest tankless water heater, EZTR40, through Noritz University

Insulated wall panels

Insulated wall panels

From Total Basement Finishing

Total Basement Finishing has introduced SilverGlo insulation with its EverLast Wall System Panels. A radiant barrier is attached to the backside of SilverGlo so the installed insulation value is R-14. Total panel thickness is 2 1/2 in. The gray foam is...

Lap siding

Lap siding

From James Hardie Building Products

James Hardie Building Products ' HardiePlank lap siding is available in multiple textures, including Select Cedarmill, Beaded Cedarmill, Beaded Smooth and Smooth Lap Siding. The ColorPlus Technology is a factory-applied, baked-on finish with more than...

Insulated wall system

Insulated wall system

From Sto Corp.

Sto Corp. has introduced StoTherm ci XPS, an energy-efficient system that provides air and weather tightness and long-lasting thermal performance and durability. The system incorporates StoGuard liquid-applied air and moisture barrier and Dow Styrofoam...

Steam Convection Oven

Steam Convection Oven

From Bosch Home Appliances

Benchmark Steam Convection Oven   Design •The first steam convection oven for the mass premium market •Horizontal or vertical installation for perfect alignment with wall and speed microwave ovens •High resolution TFT multicolor user...

Fully adhering membrane

Fully adhering membrane

From Henry Company

Henry Building Envelope Systems ' Henry BlueskinVP 100 self-adhered water-resistant air barrier membrane fully adheres to sheathing with watertight laps and self-sealing technology to eliminate air and moisture gaps around nails and other fasteners. The...

Protect against moisture

Protect against moisture

From Benjamin Obdyke

Benjamin Obdyke 's Slicker HP housewrap provides the benefits of a premium water resistive barrier and rainscreen in a single product. It is suitable for use with wood, fiber-cement and stone veneer or stucco cladidng systems. The vertical channels of...

Elliptical Soaker Tub

Elliptical Soaker Tub

From Diamond Spas

The Elliptical Soaker Tub from Diamond Spas is a custom soaking tub designed for two. Features include a deep well for neck-level deep soaking, and built-in bench seats. The tub measures  42" x72 " x35 ".  Photo : Eric Roth Photography.  

Elwick Tub

Elwick Tub

From Victoria + Albert

Victoria + Albert has added the Elwick tub to its New Traditional collection. Taking inspiration from the Victorian period but adding a contemporary twist, the tub pairs a roll-top with sleek contemporary design and generous size. While the traditional...

Lyndon Soaking Tub

Lyndon Soaking Tub

From American Standard

The contemporary style is reflected in the pure forms and minimalist geometry of the Lyndon soaking tub from DXV by American Standard. This tub is constructed of acrylic with fiberglass reinforcement, and is available in canvas white.

Elara Tub

Elara Tub

From Jacuzzi Luxury Bath

The Elara bathtub, one of the bestselling Jacuzzi Luxury Bath rectangular designs, has evolved into a freestanding model. Measuring 68”x36”x24”, the tub sports a simple, modern design, with deep bathing well and linear overflow drain. The...

Halo Tub

Halo Tub

From MTI Baths

The Halo tub from MTI Baths pairs a sleek look with compact design, therapy options and a deep bathing well for full-body immersion. Part of MTI’s Boutique Collection, the Halo has a simple circular design, measuring 52”x52”x26”. Constructed...

Parma Cafe Kitchen Faucet

Parma Cafe Kitchen Faucet

From Danze, Inc.

Danze, Inc. has added the Parma Cafe kitchen faucet to its contemporary line of kitchen products.  The Parma Café kitchen faucet is a tailored, compact piece designed for smaller spaces, such as urban kitchens, measuring  1-3/4” in diameter...

Countryhaus Kitchen Sink

Countryhaus Kitchen Sink

From Whitehaus Collection

The Countryhaus by Whitehaus Collection can be used as an apron-front or above-mount sink for the kitchen. Fashioned from vitreous china, the sink is chip-, stain- and scratch-resistant, according to the firm. The sink's design features a high...

More than just a contractor: How to stand out

By The GuildQuality Team Although your children's obsessions with the latest trends in music, fashion and toys may indicate otherwise, standing out from the crowd is actually extremely important and something that all contractors should prioritize...

Cooking Hearth Hood

Cooking Hearth Hood

From MLD Hood Designs

Greetings Anita,  Please accept our photo of our newest custom light weight range hood.  It is part of  our Cooking Hearth Hood series, it was 84” wide x 84” high x 27”deep. It was faux finished to look and feel like French limestone. All of...

Vintage Kitchen Sink

Vintage Kitchen Sink

From Houzer Inc.

SCHOCK North America announces its new color treatment design called Vintage. Engineered with the company’s high-performance material CRISTADUR, the antique look includes shimmering flecks of rose, copper and gold hues that burnish throughout the...

Planar 8 Kitchen Sinks

Planar 8 Kitchen Sinks

From Franke Kitchen Systems - Luxury Product Group

The new Planar 8 Series of handcrafted, Italian-made kitchen sinks from Franke Kitchen Systems feature sleek, contemporary designs. The sinks are  made from premium Grade 304  18-gauge stainless steel, are equipped with sound-dampening pads and...

Retro Modern Stainless Counter & Sink

Retro Modern Stainless Counter & Sink

From Eskay Metal Fabricating/SpecialtyStainless.com

SpecialtyStainless.com provides customizable stainless steel countertops and sink options for the home. Shown here is a retro modern countertop design in custom stainless steel featuring a large built-in sink, integral drain board and marine edging.

Parkfield Kitchen Faucet

Parkfield Kitchen Faucet

From Grohe America

GROHE has launched a dual-spray pull-down kitchen faucet within its Parkfield collection. Drawing design inspiration from nature, the lever of the faucet has a fluid form that is reminiscent of the shape and curves of a leaf, while the bottom of the...

“Best of Houzz” in Design, Customer Satisfaction for LaCantina Doors

February 20, 2015

The door company receives top-rated manufacturer recognition for the third consecutive year

Mullion Lite Pattern Options

Mullion Lite Pattern Options

From WalzCraft

Several new Mullion Lite Pattern Options have been added to the current collection from WalzCraft. Over 65 designs are available in numerous profiles, wood species and finish combinations. Custom Lite Patterns can also be created.

Elan Vital Kitchen Faucet

Elan Vital Kitchen Faucet

From Watermark Designs

Watermark Designs’ new Elan Vital kitchen faucet has a telescopic spout that extends or retracts as needed. The deck-mounted lever controls volume and temperature, going from low-flow cold to high-flow hot. The brass wire basket is optional, as is...

Wood patio doors

Wood patio doors

From Jeld-Wen Windows & Doors

Jeld-Wen 's Siteline series, whic includes Premium Wood Swinging Patio Doors, comes standard with pine AuraLast wood, which is a manufactured water-based wood protection process that delivers 100 percent surface core-to-core protection and protects...

Ultra Series Beveled Direct Set

Ultra Series Beveled Direct Set

From Kolbe & Kolbe

Kolbe sets the glass unit directly into the frame without a sash, allowing the Ultra Series Beveled Direct Set windows to maximize the view and daylight. The aluminum-clad windows are glazed to the interior, direct set in the heavy duty extruded aluminum...