Superior Walls Foundation Systems

By Robert Robillard

No More Scary Basements Remember the basements of your youth? Many were dark, damp places used for storage with exposed pipes and structural steel support beams. Sometimes you had to walk down rickety steps with a single exposed light bulb overhead to get to laundry machines or your dad’s workbench area. Today’s homeowners don’t have…

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AmerTac Night Light Recall

By Robert Robillard

AmerTac Recalls Night Lights Due to Fire and Burn Hazard Name of Product: LED Night Lights Units: About 261,000 Importer: American Tack & Hardware Co. Inc. (AmerTac), of Saddle River, N.J. Hazard: An electrical short circuit in the night light can cause it to overheat and smolder or melt, which can burn consumers or result…

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Andersen Exterior Trim System

By Robert Robillard

Andersen Exterior Trim – Fibrex At the International Builder’s Show in Orlando a few weeks ago, Andersen Windows introduced a new trim system that installs in as little as five minutes and comes in a wide range of styles from contemporary to traditional. The snap-on feature lets someone trim out an average house in about…

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No Link Between Problem Drywall And 11 Deaths

By Robert Robillard

CDC Review Finds No Link Between Problem Drywall and 11 Reported Deaths A review provided to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) National Center for Environmental Health finds that there is no evidence linking exposure to problem drywall and 11 reported deaths. The CDC review…

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SCHLAGE SECUREKEY

By Robert Robillard

SCHLAGE’S NEW SECUREKEY™ HIGH-SECURITY DOOR LOCKS CAN BE REKEYED IN SECONDS WITHOUT BEING REMOVED FROM DOOR Shlage’s new lock design enables homeowners to re-key locks and deadbolts in two easy steps with no extra tools. Imagine if you could change the locks in your home without actually replacing them or calling in a locksmith to re-key them. …

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JELD-WEN Fiberglass Door Line

By Robert Robillard

Jeld-Wen Douglas Fir Option for its Custom Fiberglass Door Line JELD-WEN, a leading manufacturer of windows and doors,recently added an exquisite door style to their repertoire.    JELD-WEN’s Aurora® Fiberglass door with its wood grain actually looks like a wood door but has all of a maintenance free door.  Unlike a wood door the aurora will not rot,…

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Linoleum Flooring

By Robert Robillard

Resilient flooring: Linoleum Most people I know turn their nose when the word linoleum is mentioned.  That’s partly due to the reputation of the old vinyl floors that were used decades ago. Over the last ten years linoleum has made a huge comeback and this is largely due to its “green status” and bright, lively…

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SKIL 2350-01 Cordless Screwdriver and Flashlight

By Robert Robillard

  NEW SKIL Screwdriver and Flashlight Combo Lights the Way   Unique 2-in-1 tool that everyone needs in their home or workplace. Designed with every level DIYer or handyman in mind, SKIL Power Tools launches its 2350-01 Cordless Screwdriver and Flashlight. Taking two of the most common used tools and putting them together in one…

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