Category Archives: Products

Which is the best smart home assistant?

Posted on October 12, 2017 | Products

If your name is Alexa and you’re an actual person, you’re probably getting asked a lot more questions these days. ”Alexa, what time is it?” “Alexa, when is the next full moon?” “Alexa, how far is it to the nearest coffee shop?” And you can thank Amazon for this annoyance. Amazon launched the Echo in…

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Product Feature: Armstrong Flooring

Posted on March 22, 2016 | Flooring, Products

Product Feature: Armstrong Flooring Armstrong World Industries is a global leader in the design and manufacture of floors and ceiling systems.  Armstrong has 32 plants in nine countries and approximately 7,500 employees worldwide.  Armstrong’s headquarters are based right here in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.  They actually began in 1860 in Pittsburgh as a two man cork-cutting shop….

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Product Feature: Shaw Flooring

Posted on February 24, 2016 | Flooring, Products

For forty years Shaw has been noted for exceptional quality and products.  Shaw actually began in 1946 as a dye company for rugs which lead to the transformation of the company into the world’s largest carpet manufacturer. Shaw has stood behind their vision for years; creating a better future: for our customers, for our people,…

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Product Feature: Owens Corning

Posted on January 22, 2016 | Products

Owens Corning is an industry leader in insulation, roofing and fiberglass composites for over 75 years.  They pride themselves in the “Owens Corning Story” which includes their mission, purpose and values.  Their insulating products help customers conserve energy, provide improved acoustical performance and offer convenience of installation and use, making them a preferred insulating product…

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Product Feature: Whirlpool

Posted on December 28, 2015 | Products

Whirlpool brand is dedicated to helping families thrive.  They believe that the simple acts of care they give, day in and day out, have the power to change the world. They have donated a range and refrigerator to every Habitat for Humanity home built in North America since 1999.  Whirlpool cares about their products and the…

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Product Feature: Tyvek by DuPont

Posted on December 9, 2015 | Products

DuPont has been recognized as the global leader in selective barrier technology.  Tyvek is the house wrap that is applied to our homes before the exterior finish material is installed.  Tyvek protective material is a family of tough, durable spun bonded olefin sheet products that are stronger than paper.  Tyvek has a higher strength-to-weight ratio…

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Product Feature: Carrier

Posted on November 5, 2015 | Products

Carrier was founded in 1902 based on Willis Carrier’s invention of modern air conditioning.   They are founded on six general principles; Quality, Performance, Responsibility, Innovation, Customer Care & Employee Opportunity.  Carrier takes great pride in producing high quality products that outperform the competition. They do this by making sure to be an innovative leader through research…

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LED vs. CFL vs. Incandescent Light Bulbs

Posted on October 20, 2015 | Lighting, Products

Not too long ago when we needed a new light bulb it was a very simple process—just pick the incandescent bulb in the style and wattage that you desired. Today it is not that simple. There are many more choices than the good old incandescent bulb. Several years ago the CFL (Compact Fluorescent Light) bulbs…

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Product Feature: Sherwin Williams

Posted on October 8, 2015 | Products

Sherwin Williams is one of the most recognized names in the painting industry and has been for almost 150 years.  They offer more than 1,500 color options on their palette to ensure they have something to satisfy everyone.  They offer numerous wall finish options including the 3 that we have narrowed them down to; standard…

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