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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The Benefits of Sunshades

Sunshades  Sunshades are an integral factor in enhancing the efficiency and sustainability of a building while also adding to its aesthetic. They block direct sunlight from entering through windows and doorways, which can help better regulate the temperature of the building. Not only does this keep the tenants cool inside the building, but it can also …

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Acapella by G&S

We are proud to be working with a new product line from G&S, called Acapella. A high-quality, recycled polyester board, Acapella comes in 16 bright colors and as many shapes as you can imagine.