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2014-03-11 23:29:38

Madison Indiana roofing company Exterior Pro, Inc. today announced that they experienced a surge in business due to the success of the Duro-Last roofing system in 2013. Duro-Last roofing system is a low-cost solution that does not use hot tar or other harmful chemicals. Madison, IN (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Rising Sun Indiana roofing contractor Exterior Pro, Inc. announced today that they have experienced a surge in business due to the success of Duro-Last, a low-cost commercial roofing...

2014-03-11 23:02:08

The Department of Defensive spends almost $1 Billion so far on registered government contractors through GWACs in 2014. US Federal Contractor Registration is the 3rd party registration firm that registers businesses in SAM.gov and helps market businesses to procurement officers stationed around the nation. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Since the creation of Government-Wide Acquisition contracts (GWACs) like 8(a) STARs I & II, VETS and Alliant/Alliant Small Business,...

2014-03-05 23:28:36

Following the positive reception to last year’s Innovations Roadtrip events, Atlas Roofing will again be offering a series of informative contractor meetings in several cities across the U.S. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 This year's events, referred to as “The House Always Wins”, begin in March and will carry through to October, with eight cities slated in between. Atlas representatives and executives will speak at each one to detail the many ways Atlas designs with the...

2014-03-04 08:33:43

Trimble Contractor App Helps Contractors Organize Business More Efficiently from the Field LAS VEGAS, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) announced today a mobile business management app designed for small site and utility contractors--Trimble(®) Contractor. Trimble Contractor brings the office to the field, giving contractors an affordable and easy way to manage common office tasks on a smartphone or tablet. The announcement was made today at ConExpo 2014, one of...

2014-02-28 23:25:40

Winners of the annual Contractor Project of the Year competition were announced today by Sika, the worldwide market leader in thermoplastic roofing and waterproofing membranes. Canton, MA (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Winners of the annual Contractor Project of the Year competition were announced today by Sika, the worldwide market leader in thermoplastic roofing and waterproofing membranes. A winner and two finalists were recognized for outstanding workmanship in four categories: Low Slope,...

2014-02-25 12:30:43

Latest tool offers instant data logging and report creation capabilities CARROLLTON, Ga., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With Southwire's Smart Tensiometer, electrical contractors can now obtain rope tension, pulling speed, pull distance and sidewall pressure data via a wireless connection, which will allow contractors to save pulling data to onboard memory, create reports and send information immediately. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140225/CH71580 Using wireless...

2014-02-20 23:23:50

Federal Sequestration May Impact Workplace Safety Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 A recent article published by the National Safety Council should have families everywhere concerned about the safety of their loved ones. According to the article, “The ability of the federal government to create safer workplaces may be threatened. The recent automatic spending cuts known as sequestration reduced OSHA’s budget by about 5 percent. Disagreements over how to fund the federal...

2014-02-07 08:26:20

Workshops FREE to homeowners and real estate pros, and at low cost to contractors, sponsored by Dow Building Solutions, show the path to worry-free construction CHICAGO, Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes to home improvement, where do you start? New insulation, better windows, costly HVAC systems or a contractor promising everything for one low cost? And then, how do you know the work was done well, and will actually improve anything? Before you sign with a contractor, you...

2014-02-05 12:25:55

Mold remediation and mitigation of a residential or commercial building can severely alter the integrity of the property for better or worse. SI Restoration, a respected leader in the mold remediation industry since 1989, has published ten benefits of hiring certified mold contractors as opposed to general restoration contractors. MOUNT LAUREL, N.J., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- When mold strikes a residential or commercial property, time is of the essence in order to preserve the...

2014-02-04 08:37:21

Annual Awards Recognize Firms for Excellence in Commercial and Industrial Roofing Installations INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Firestone Building Products Company, LLC, a leading manufacturer and supplier of a comprehensive "Roots to Rooftops" portfolio of products, announced today 251 firms across the country earned the 2014 Master Contractor Award. From within the network of more than 3,000 Firestone Building Products Red Shield(TM) Licensed Roofing Contractors, these...


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  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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