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Innovation in Drywall Technology Reduces Sound

Innovation in Drywall Technology Reduces Sound

Not all drywall is created equal. While all gypsum-based drywall is naturally fire-resistant, the PURPLE® family of high-performance drywall and cement board products is unique because it also resists moisture, mold and mildew. In addition, most PURPLE® drywall products also stand up to scratches, scuffs, dents and sound. Reduce the sound you hear between rooms with SoundBreak® XP® Drywall. While … Continue reading

New OSHA Updates On Their Resource Webpages

New OSHA Updates On Their Resource Webpages

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration recently updated several of the webpages. These pages are designed to provide easy access to information that is relevant to you and your business. Law and Regulations. The updated page features information on standards and rulemaking. Users can now search standards by keyword or number, find a list of key … Continue reading

Stand-Down to Save Lives

Stand-Down to Save Lives

Support 2018 National Safety Stand-Down May 7-11 After adding more than 30,000 jobs in January alone, the construction industry shows no signs of slowing down. With more workers comes more responsibility for safety.  Falls from heights are still the leading cause of death in the private construction industry and lack of proper fall protection is … Continue reading

Job Site Safety is Job One

Job Site Safety is Job One

OSHA’s Safe+Sound Campaign Safety on the job site is everyone responsibility.  NARI’s Code of Ethics require member companies to ensure a safe workplace for their employees.  Safety and health programs focus on management leadership, worker participation, and a systematic approach to finding and fixing hazards to keep workers safe and save a little green. Take … Continue reading