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Drivable Grass Concrete Paving System

Drivable Grass Concrete Paving System

Bring a touch of nature to your driveway with this drivable grass concrete paving system.

Zip & Mix Instant Mortar Repair from QUIKRETE

Zip & Mix Instant Mortar Repair from QUIKRETE

Just add water and your QUIKRETE mortar is ready to go out of the bag

IBS Behind the Booth: Formica F-Chip

IBS Behind the Booth: Formica F-Chip

Formica’s iconic F-Chip takes center stage when it comes to Formica’s IBS booth design

IBS 2013: First Impressions

IBS 2013: First Impressions

The Builder’s Show is back in Vegas and IBS 2013 is looking better than ever.

IBS Behind the Booth with Formica

IBS Behind the Booth with Formica

See how Formica will celebrate their 100th anniversary at the Builders Show in Las Vegas

C&H Best of 2011 Builders Show

C&H Best of 2011 Builders Show

The 2011 Builders Show was held in Orlando Florida this year and although it is still much smaller than it has been in years past it was about the same size as the show in Las Vegas last year which is a good sign as it hasn’t contracted anymore. See […]

Battle of the Elevator Pitch from Elevator Pitchmen

Battle of the Elevator Pitch from Elevator Pitchmen

At the Builders Show we asked all of the elevator pitchmen to give us their best elevator pitch, some declined but these guys stepped up to the plate and we’ll let you decide who won the Battle of the Elevator Pitch.

Wireless Home Lighting with Verve Living Systems

Wireless Home Lighting with Verve Living Systems

Your home lighting should be near the top of your design priorities. Setting the decor, furnishings and paint isn’t complete without considering how it all looks under correct light. It can also be a tremendous chore selecting which lights are controlled by what switch and with a traditional hard-wired home, […]

Smith & Wesson Home Security Services

Smith & Wesson Home Security Services

There is no bigger name in the firearm industry than Smith & Wesson and they are betting that name recognition carries over to their new line of home security services that was introduced at the 2010 Builders’ Show. We spoke to VP Adrian Almendarez who was very excited about this […]

Schlage LiNK Home Security and Management

Schlage LiNK Home Security and Management

We came across a couple of impressive home security systems at the 2010 Builders’ Show and as a complete system the LiNK from Schlage is packed with some impressive features. This home security system can also manage your heating and air conditioning as Schlage has teamed with Trane Alarm.com. LiNK […]

Safety Tubs Bring Universal Design to the Bathroom

Safety Tubs Bring Universal Design to the Bathroom

Universal design to benefit seniors and the physically challenged is an under served sector of home and interior design. But with the aging boomer population, there is an opportunity for manufacturers and designers to work with people who have special needs when it comes to living in their home. There […]

Backyard Courts and Surfaces from SnapSports

Backyard Courts and Surfaces from SnapSports

We’d love to have an outdoor basketball court but it’s not in the plans right now. If we were in the market for one the SnapSports outdoor surfaces look like a great solution. At the 2010 International Builders’ Show we had the opportunity to touch and feel various court surfaces […]

BidForMaterials.com Marketplace

BidForMaterials.com Marketplace

The only pure internet play we saw at the 2010 Builders’ Show was BidForMaterials.com. One of their programmers was on sight and he took us through the process of listing supplies as well as how contractors bid on materials on their website. Once you sign up you have access to […]

Carmix – Your Personal Concrete Mixer Truck

Carmix – Your Personal Concrete Mixer Truck

Out of all the work trucks we saw at the 2010 Builders’ Show the Carmix One was the coolest. It’s a self-loading concrete mixer that’s perfect for when you need a lot more concrete than a wheel barrow can provide and you need it in multiple spots quickly. It’s also […]

Green Protective Floor Coverings from the 2010 Builders’ Show

Green Protective Floor Coverings from the 2010 Builders’ Show

At this years Builders’ Show we came across two floor protection materials that both claim to be green products but take two entirely different ways of achieving this. The Cover Guard temporary floor protection mats are made for use on high end surfaces and finishes such as tile, terrazzo, stone, […]

Solving Chandelier Access Problems with an Aladdin Light Lift

Solving Chandelier Access Problems with an Aladdin Light Lift

Don’t we all have a problem with trying to dust our chandeliers? Ok, maybe not all of us. But for those that do chandeliers are a mecca for cobwebs and dust. They are just too high and too delicate to reach. Of course at the 2010 Builders’ Show there was […]

Save Time and Wood with QuikStix Metal Framing System

Save Time and Wood with QuikStix Metal Framing System

A great alternative to traditional wood framing is using metal studs. Armstrong has simplified this process even further with their QuikStix drywall framing system. On display at the 2010 Builders’ Show, this system is intended for use building walls, ceilings and soffits. It has a “twist-click-lock” feature that makes installation […]

Mechanix Gloves for Women

Mechanix Gloves for Women

Mechanix Wear gloves are popular leather utility gloves that specialize in many industries such as building, automotive racing, safety and tactical uses. At the 2010 Builders’ Show they’ve introduced a line of women’s utility gloves that are more chic and less geek. They showed various colors at the show but […]