Delta Power Equipment Corporation is a new wholly-owned subsidiary of Chang Type Industrial Co. Ltd., a Taiwan-based manufacturing company and today they announced its deal to purchase the DELTA brand of woodworking equipment and machinery from Stanley Black & Decker. The Delta Power tools manufacturing will remain Made in USA […]
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Big news – literally. USA Today reports that the Empire State Building is going green, one window at a time. As part of an effort to go green, the 6,514 double hung windows are being replaced one at a time in order to save about $4.4 million a year in […]
Local home renovating and remodeling on the rise The sound of hammers could be a sign of a local economic turnaround. Certain home construction projects are on the rise in the Chippewa Valley. Remodeling projects are making a comeback With the economy improving and retailers and contractors still offering good […]
Inspector Says He Faked Results in Building Tests A safety inspector’s admission that he submitted clean asbestos or lead results for buildings in New York that he never inspected raises many troubling questions. New-Homes Sales Jump 27% Some Economists Think Rise Is Overstated and That Sales Are Simply Being Shifted […]
+ Builders Adjust to a Recessionary Labor Market + Owner Finds Log Cabin Inside House + Expert Optimistic About Housing Market
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It’s been a busy week here at C&H. The DIY Maven guest blogged and featured some great articles and we’ve added a few more regular contributors who are going to provide even more home improvement and do-it-yourself content then we’ve ever had! But I want to introduce a couple of […]
Regardless of the fact that the arsonist who caused this fire claims they are an ‘eco-terrorist’, this report out of Seattle is truly despicable and we hope no one is injured. Five luxury homes are currently burning in the Street of Dreams development in Woodinville, Washington just north of Seattle.
Some of the latest real estate and home improvement news from across the internets. One thing is for sure the declining home sales shakeout is effecting markets in different ways. * Rising Inflation and Slumping Home Values [NY Times] * Housing Crumbles Home Depot [Forbes]
Green building and eco-friendly projects are gaining acceptance and becoming commonplace in communities around the world. The backlash is inevitable but its also good to maintain a sense of humor about what we are trying to accomplish when it comes to building sustainable structures and improving our way of life. […]