Why Synthetic Materials Could Be the Next Disruptive Technology
February 5, 2013 "I just want to say one word to you. Just one word," said the businessman Mr. McGuire to Dustin Hoffman's character Benjamin in The Graduate, who had recently completed his college education. That word, of course, was "plastics" and it was offered to Benjamin as a sort of career advice: plastics are going to be big. At the time the film was released in 1967, it would have been hard to foresee just how right Mr. McGuire would be. Plastics…
Rivet Types and Materials
In this video, one of our resident fastener specialists talks about the types of (blind) pop rivets and the materials they are available in. The specialist e...
Eyewear’s Spring Trends: Mixed Materials, Vintage Reinterpretations
At the MIDO fair in Milan, round, cat-eye, Wayfarer, half-rimmed and aviator shapes proliferated.
Trends in Roofing Materials 2019
Each new year comes with new trends in fashion, in make-up, in cars and in construction, too. The trends in the various areas of the building industry
Roofing Material Guide For Homeowners
Choosing the right roofing material can be difficult for homeowners. These tips will help homeowners pick a suitable roofing material for their home.
Roofing Guide: Costs & Materials Explained
Here’s the skinny on the pros, the cons and the costs associated with everything from shake to slate to tile.
Mixed Materials: 10 Fab Finds That Mix It Up
Try out a trend with these 10 home goods whose mix of materials will add chic contrast to any space.
DIY Mixed Media Bracelet
It's fun trying out junk and mixed media crafts, because the possible outcomes are unlimited! Besides you don't have to worry about the supplies since you can use...
Tips for Choosing the Best Roofing Material
Arry’s Roofing, your premier East Lake, FL roofers, shares the things you need to know before choosing your home’s roofing material.
Recycling Roof Materials: Tips and Facts
More Than 52,800 Roofs Replaced Recycling the top layer of your roof Out of all roof materials, the top layer is the most suitable for recycling and environmental sustainability. Materials like metal or stone are easy to either recast or grind down to use as filler. You may even be able to find a purpose for these extra or old roofing materials in your own landscaping and yard work. Even asphalt shingles can be recycled. Recycling organizations can take these shingles and use…
A Homeowner’s Guide to Roofing Material Basics
There are many factors to consider when choosing a material for your new roof, like aesthetic appeal, maintenance, and durability. Fortunately there are many options to choose from, and each comes with its own benefits. Read on for a homeowner’s guide to roofing material basics. Slate Homeowners typically look for a roof that is both …
A Beginner's Guide to Popular Roofing Materials
We provide a quick overview of popular roofing materials that you can choose for your next roofing project.
How To Install ProArmor Synthetic Roof Underlayment
Learn more about how to install Owens Corning® ProArmor™ Synthetic Roof Underlayment.
Learn How To Build a Deck with Composite Decking Material
Learn how to build a deck from start to finish using composite decking material. Full project details on Lowes.com: low.es/2k5a1gu Subscribe to Lowe's...
10 of The Hottest Kitchen Counter Top Materials
Home decor is not unlike fashion. There are classics with looks that will last a lifetime and there are trends that come and go. Generally, life lifetime of kitchen decor last less than 10 years, so when creating your dream kitchen you want to consider a look that will last the course of its time. So now you’re ready for an upgrade and you’ve given careful consideration to your appliances and the overall look, but how much have you thought about your counters…
Choose the Best Roofing Material: The Top 7 Material Options
The key to a long-lasting roof is regular maintenance and the best roofing material. For a sturdy roof, choose one of these 7 material options.
What is the Best Roofing Material For You?
The right roofing for your home depends on a lot of factors.
The Top 7 Roof Materials Ranked By Durability
Roof materials come in a variety of sizes, shapes colors, and composition. From basic black asphalt shingles to premium slate roofs, there's a material out there for just about any budget. When i
Because You Asked: How Are Mixed-Material Items Recycled?
Here’s how complicated items like mattresses or cellphones are recycled.
What Roofing Material is Best for Your Home?
Your home’s roof is one of its most essential structural features. Without a properly maintained roof, your property could be at risk of becoming damaged by wind, rain, and other elements. Whether you are planning a new roofing installation, or getting ready to place a new roof on your home, you should work with a …