Green and Healthy Products Oakland Gardens NY

Utilizing the soy-based PureBond adhesive resin, the manufacturer's veneer-core plywood and Woodstalk agrifiber-core panel products are formaldehyde-free and water-resistant.

Local Companies

SilverLining Interiors, Inc.
2091 Broadway, third floor
New York, NY
Nestler Walter Landscape Architect
(718)842-5356
511 Bolton Avenue
Bronx, NY
Family Landscaping Inc
(631)584-9290
215 Bergen Court
Copiague, NY
A & J Sprinkler Systems
(914)793-8502
6 Ridge Street
Eastchester, NY
Craig Industries
(516)783-6981
1537 James Road
Wantagh, NY
Alure Home Improvements
1999 Hempstead Turnpike
East Meadow, NY
Donna Walcavage Landscape Architect
(718)834-0224
212 Hicks Street
Brooklyn, NY
Cipriano Nursery & Florist
(516)542-0499
1660 Front Street
East Meadow, NY
New York Tree Service
(718)358-4728
250 West Merrick Road
Freeport, NY
Capparelli Frank Landscape Design
(914)698-6144
352 Mount Pleasant Avenue
Mamaroneck, NY
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Source: CUSTOM HOME Magazine
Publication date: July 1, 2006

By CUSTOM HOME Staff

Waste Not

Utilizing blast-furnace slag from iron manufacturing, NewCem hydraulic cement helps to achieve low permeability; improved workability; lower setting temperatures; and resistance to chemical reactions. Lafarge North America. 678.746.2000. www.lafargenorthamerica.com.

Fresh Air

Trane CleanEffects patented air-cleaning technology uses an intense electrical charge to remove up to 99.98 percent of particles from the air entering a home. Its reusable filter only needs cleaning every few months. The system's electrical use compares to that of a 75-watt light bulb, the manufacturer says. Trane. 903.581.3200. www.trane.com.

Scrap Metals

Made from fine flake aluminum milling scrap and polymeric resins, Alkemi solid surfacing can be used for countertops and other surface applications. Alkemi can be cut, seamed, and machined like other solid-surfacing materials. Twelve colors are available in honed or textured finishes. Renewed Materials. 301.320.0042. www.alkemi.com.

Cool Coating

The Tex-Cote Super-Cote Cool Wall system is a heat-reflective exterior coating that can reduce exterior wall temperatures by up to 40 degrees F, lowering interior temperatures. The finish, which is 10 times thicker than paint, is applied in a multi-step process with no need for scraping or sanding. Textured Coatings of America. 800.454.0340. www.texcotehomes.com.

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