Construction New York

Thanks to the evolution of construction, building homes and offices can now be done more efficiently and effectively. The following articles will provide you with information on the equipment and techniques used in the construction industry today.

Great Industrial Gadgets New York

The connectors in New York, which fit any pneumatic tool with a standard thread, also provide about 15 degrees of lateral movement, meaning you can twist the nailer 15 degrees in any direction before you're actually tugging on the hose. The reduction in wrist and forearm fatigue alone is worth the price of the accessory.

Green Construction New York

Sustainable building practices are gaining acceptance in the competitive world of concrete construction. The editors of Concrete Construction and The Concrete Producer have created a new award program to recognize the concrete community's innovative contributions to green building in New York.

Energy-Efficient Product Reviews New York

Year after year, the diversity of our Editors' Choice winners continues to reflect the many ways in which the pro supply industry changes and evolves. We hope many of these products will strike your fancy and reveal themselves to you as valuable tools in New York.

Heavy Lifters New York

Toyota Material Handling now offers a factory-installed compressed natural gas (CNG) fuel system on its 4,000- to 6,500-pound-capacity internal combustion (IC) cushion tire and 3,000- to 6,500-pound-capacity IC pneumatic lift truck models in New York.

Door Review New York

Steel doors offers two advantages over wood: It costs less and it requires much less maintenance. If a builder wants to go that route, his two choices are embossed steel or steel with an overlay.

Grout Pumps New York

The GHP 2000 pump handles grout or shotcrete, and is effective in grouting small ICF projects in New York. The product is powered by a 20-hp gasoline engine and delivers 7 cu yd of grout/hr. It has a peristaltic pump, comes with built-in jack stands to stabilize the machine, and weighs 1000 lb.

Galvanized Wall Ties New York

Do wall ties need to be galvanized in solid masonry walls in New York? The steel used in concrete is typically not coated. Wouldn't solid masonry offer protection similar to that offered by concrete?

Framing Gable and Shed Dormers New York

Whenever adding any type of dormer in New York, it's essential to determine the roof load and design the load path transfer to the existing floor joists or roof rafters. Then you can ensure adequate bearing points, or add framing and install beams to carry the loads through the walls down to the foundation. It wouldn't be a bad idea to consult a structural engineer for guidance, especially on larger dormers.

Employee Health Care New York

Offering health coverage to employees can be expensive and complicated, but the payoff can be significant enough that it's worth looking into.

Home Improvement Marketing New York

The Internet has become a primary resource for consumers considering home improvements in New York. If you don't have a Web site, consumers can't find you. Furthermore, for that Web site to generate leads, it must be visible to search engines such as Google, Yahoo, MSN, etc.