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Concrete & Masonry

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    Greenskin Envelope Seal

    This 17-mil polyethylene material makes quick work of flashing pipe penetrations.

     
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    Best Practices: Adhered Concrete Masonry Veneer (Subscriber content)

    ACMV has been increasing in popularity as a cladding on mid-range and high-end homes for the last decade, and many of these homes are now showing signs of water-damage because the ACMV wasn’t installed correctly the first time. To avoid water damage, treat faux stone like stucco.

     
  • Stick-on stone worse than EIFS?

    The wall failures associated with adhered concrete masonry veneer (ACMV) are mounting and could dwarf the problems once associated with synthetic stucco.

     
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    Weather Shield Premium Series Hinged Patio Doors

    Weather Shield’s new Premium Series hinged patio door is traditionally designed with simulated divided lite low-E glass and oil-rubbed bronze multi-point locks.

     
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    Zola Windows PanoramicView Aluminum-Clad Sliding Doors

    The PanoramicView series from Zola Windows offers easy operation and durability with reduced frame thickness.

     
  • Field-Applied Preservatives in a Flood Zone

    Is there any preservative treatment that can be applied in the field to non-treated wood in a flood zone?

     
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    Insulated Structural Sheathing

    Zip System R-Sheathing combines a Zip panel and polyiso foam

     
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    Ultimate Hood

    The Best WPD38 range hood is designed for use in outdoor kitchens

     
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    Composite Decking

    BamDeck 3G is made from 60% reclaimed bamboo fibers and 40% recycled HDPE plastics

     
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    Quick Cable

    The TimberTech CableRail works with composite rail systems that have structural wood posts inside composite sleeves

     
 
 
 
JLC Field Guide to Decking