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Industry news roundup for July 8, 2013

Recovery of housing industry sends cost of materials soaring
Pittsburgh Gazette
“Now that the housing market is seeing increased demand from newly confident buyers, prices have shot up for some key construction materials and builders are passing those costs onto consumers — both buyers of new homes and those remodeling kitchens and bathrooms.”

Prevent power disruptions with a backup generator
Commercial Building Products
“Power outages resulting from unpredictable weather, man-made or natural disasters, or site-specific events can disrupt your business operations, and even cause significant damage to your business’ competitiveness. Worse, statistics show that one in four small businesses forced to close due to a disaster, never reopen. To ensure you stay open for business when disasters strike, have a back-up generator on hand.”

One-of-a-Kind Green Homes
Custom Builder
Take a look at some of these amazingly beautiful and green homes!


Image courtesy of Custom Builder

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