Building Materials

New Product Simplifies Rigid Foam Installation
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New Product Simplifies Rigid Foam Installation

The Rigid Foam Clip speeds up installation of rigid foam insulation in floor and... More

Scientists Look For Ways to Turn Cement's Weakness to Strength
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Scientists Look For Ways to Turn Cement's Weakness to Strength

Concrete isn't thought of as a plastic, but plasticity at small scales boosts... More

Can Deer Antlers Teach Us How to Make Unbreakable Materials?
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Can Deer Antlers Teach Us How to Make Unbreakable Materials?

Scientists from Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) have discovered the secret... More

November Sees Price Increases for Most Building Materials
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November Sees Price Increases for Most Building Materials

OSB follows up October decline with prices reaching their highest levels since... More

Largest "Mass Timber" Building in U.S. Opens
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Largest "Mass Timber" Building in U.S. Opens

What is claimed to be the largest "mass timber" building in the US and the... More

Cement May be Able to Soak Up Greenhouse Gases
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Cement May be Able to Soak Up Greenhouse Gases

New finding could alter global emissions reduction plans. More

Insulating Homes with Natural Sheep's Wool
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Insulating Homes with Natural Sheep's Wool

Havelock Wool is pioneering the use of unaltered sheep’s wool as an... More

GAF Re-Ups with Habitat
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GAF Re-Ups with Habitat

Will continue to donate roofing materials where GAF factory-certified contractors... More

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Roofing Showdown: Metal Vs. Asphalt

Which type of roof is tops? Before deciding what's right for your homes, get the pros and cons of each. More

Building Material Prices Fell in October
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Building Material Prices Fell in October

OSB sees the end of a seven-month trend that put the material at it's most... More

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