Massachusetts: Made in the USA Day

I was recently looking thru a woman’s magazine and saw in the calendar list that July 2, 2014 is officially National Made in the USA Day. And I thought "how great that is?!?!" As the nation struggles to continue to move forward from the recession that we should take a day to stop and think about companies and products that can promote more jobs at home. So I started looking at some products … [Read more...]

Pembroke: House Wrap: What it is and how you use it.

By: Terry Quinn, CS, CAPS, CGR, VSI (Almar Building & Remodeling Co. Hanover Ma)   Vinyl Siding is not Water proof! So you need an underlayment to protect your house when moisture gets under the siding.   That’s why we use house wrap. House wrap is a synthetic material used in building today to replace standard tar paper underlayment hat was used in years past.   It … [Read more...]