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What’s in a date

Q: What’s in a date? A: On October 21, 2015 is our annual Subcontractor and Vendor meeting. The goal of the meeting is to show appreciation for all their efforts during the year, inspire them to keep improving, create a…

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Windows-What is a U-value

Q: Windows-What is a U-value? A: Who would think that understanding how windows would perform is so complicated. AAMA (American Architectural Manufacturers Association) has a product certification that helps. Their website is www.aamanet.org/general/2/127/product-certification. Cars have MPG (miles per gallon) to…

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