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  • Preventing Handoff Errors

    Putting all the paperwork for a project in a single notebook ensures details don't get lost during the transition from sales to production

     

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    Weathered Wood

    Montana Ghost Wood comes from dead standing trees, mostly spruce and lodgepole killed by beetles and forest fires

     
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    Two-Part Urethane

    Originally developed for boats, SilverThane SA-2100 is suitable for any application that requires a waterproof gap-filling adhesive

     
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    Strong Silent Type

    Beam says the Model 3700 Serenity IQS is one of the quietest, most powerful central vacuum systems available

     
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    Smaller, Safer GFCI

    Leviton says the SmartlockPro Slim Self-Test GFCI is 25 percent smaller than a typical GFCI receptacle, making it easier to fit the wires in the box

     
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    Prepainted Trim

    Finished Elegance molding comes in 27 profiles

     
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    Lead Cleaner

    According to the maker, Ledizolv detergent is biodegradable and dissolves lead dust more effectively than multipurpose cleaners or chemicals

     
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    Green Glue

    Safecoat Almighty Adhesive construction adhesive is environmentally safe and nontoxic, says the maker

     
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    Glass Fastener

    Laticrete says its Glass Tile Adhesive cures to an ultra-white color that enhances the appearance of translucent tiles

     
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    Dust Container

    The Encapsulator Workbag upacks into a 5x8-foot "clean room"

     
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    Custom Appliance Trim

    There's a Micro-Trim kit to fit almost any microwave, range, or cooktop, says the company

     
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    Beer Fridge

    The Dual-Tap Beverage Dispenser holds two one-sixth barrels of beer or a single quarter barrel

     

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    Shine On, Lustron

    These vintage prefabricated steel homes have stood the test of time

     

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