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Bidding Wood Ceilings

Bidding Wood Ceilings Avoiding the 7 ‘Gotchas’ Originally posted by 9Wood’s Learning Center on May 29, 2020 “Oh good, I landed the job!  Oh God, what did I forget?!”   Suspended wood ceilings can be a great way for subcontractors to take on high-value business. But there are risks for estimators. “If I sharpen my pencil to land the job, how do I keep my numbers fat enough to cover surprises?”  Estimators want to:  Help …

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The Rainscreen Principle

Intro Rainscreen systems provide a shield against rain, snow, and ice, preventing potentially harmful moisture from bleeding through the exterior walls of the building. In addition to protection against water penetration, a rainscreen can offer enhanced shading and UV protection benefits. In combination with continuous (double-layer, staggered) exterior insulation, a rainscreen system will provide significantly …

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Datacenters: Technology and Trends

Designing data centers requires a reliance on proven solutions from experience, balanced with an understanding of when and where to push the envelope to deliver the best solution to a problem. This balancing act takes place within an industry where tried-and-true products and strategies solve specific conditions, but conditions appear within each project that requires …

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