What to Look for When Hiring an Eco-Friendly Construction Contractor

Posted on March 17, 2015

What to Look for When Hiring an Eco-Friendly Construction Contractor

Building a new home or business has always been an exciting venture with plenty of decisions to make each step along the way. But more than ever, whatever the final purpose of the structure might be, it is important that the building functions both economically as well as ecologically. This means making a point to Read more…

The Top Benefits of Refurbished Tools

Posted on March 3, 2015

The Top Benefits of Refurbished Tools

Buying used tools is an option that you should consider. The single most important reason is lower purchase cost, but there are other reasons why this might be a great alternative for you. But first, there are different kinds of “used” tools. They are not all the same. Used tools are not necessarily reconditioned or Read more…

5 Best Professional Contractor Tools

Posted on February 18, 2015

5 Best Professional Contractor Tools

As every professional concrete contractor knows, having the right tools is as important as knowing what to do. Hand tools and equipment that give years of reliable service spell the difference between jobs that are completed successfully, on time and within budget, and problematic situations that lead to wasted time, strained business relations and decreased Read more…

Power Nailer Safety Tips

Posted on February 12, 2015

Power Nailer Safety Tips

Today, there are many power nailers to choose from. Each nail gun you come across will perform the same task, but each one is also a little bit different. It can be difficult to choose a new palm nailer, even if you know what you need. Do you want an air finish nailer, a nailer Read more…

5 Tips for Installing Drywall

Posted on February 9, 2015

5 Tips for Installing Drywall

Taping drywall is not always easy – working with drywall in general isn’t always easy! However, the task needs to be done in so many different construction projects, so it’s best to have the best tools and tactics down pat in order to ensure the job is completed successfully. When working with drywall, you need Read more…

BN is Heading to World of Concrete 2015!

Posted on January 28, 2015

BN is Heading to World of Concrete 2015!

In just a few days, we will be at World of Concrete 2015. We are not only gearing up to see what’s new in the construction industry, but we’re ready to share what’s new, as well! BN Products will be at Booth N2513 with our latest offerings, products and specials. This year, World of Concrete will Read more…

How to Choose the Right Power Nailer

Posted on January 12, 2015

How to Choose the Right Power Nailer

There are as many types of nail guns out there as there are ways to utilize them. It’s important to know which ones work for what type of materials and to use each device correctly. The wrong nail gun (or an unreliable nail gun) can damage the material with which you’re working, and the wrong Read more…

Rebar Cutter Efficiency Tips and Tricks

Posted on December 29, 2014

Rebar Cutter Efficiency Tips and Tricks

When you invest in a new rebar cutter, you’re not purchasing a new tool, you’re making an investment into job progress and rebar cutter efficiency. When taken care of, a proper rebar cutter will cause any rebar with which you have to work easier and quicker to cut. There are certain steps that need to Read more…

The Evolution of Technology and Construction

Posted on December 22, 2014

The Evolution of Technology and Construction

Over the years, the evolution of technology and construction has changed the way we build. Early on, the industry consisted of jobs that took months, if not years, to complete, simply because communication, transportation and several other parts of each job took longer. Today, efficiency has increased because of simplifying technology. “Labor” cannot be defined the Read more…

Definitive Power Mixing Guide & Concrete Mixing Concerns

Posted on December 10, 2014

Definitive Power Mixing Guide & Concrete Mixing Concerns

Concrete construction professionals understand that within any concrete job, it is imperative to follow necessary guidelines as they apply to mixing concrete. When concrete is created without consideration of concrete properties, possible chemical occurrences and proper mixing procedures, the result could be concrete that isn’t strong enough, that breaks easily, that doesn’t last or that Read more…