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Custom Trusses Done Right

in Contractors, Architects & Commercial on September 8, 2016

Custom Trusses are an amazing addition to any architecture. Are you looking for a cool way to make your porch or living room stand out and 'WOW' your guests?! Between Drexel and our Trusted Suppliers [..]

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How Do You Fix a Noisy Floor?

Cracking noises coming from the joints in your sub-floor - well there is a solution; specifically recommended by LP. This problem usually occurs in floors that have been very dirty during construction. [..]

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Drexel: Supply. Success.

in Contractors, Architects & Commercial on June 21, 2016

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Understanding Wood Standards

Are you interested in learning more about hardwood plywood but put off by all the jargon and terminology? We feel your pain- we're here to help! Thanks to supplier Amerhart for taking the time [..]

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Visualize Your New Door - Fantastic Remodeling Tool

It's all about the Curb Appeal, right!? There's no better way to BUMP up your homes curb appearance than with the help of the new Therma-Tru DoorWays App. This convenient app will help you determine [..]

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I-joist Floor Performance

in Contractors, Architects & Commercial on February 25, 2016

From time to time we get complaints about floor performance in situations where everything looks good on paper. These can be a bit puzzling in some cases. Typically the floor is designed to support [..]

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Controlling Floor Vibration

This article was shared on LinkedIn via a Structural Components Group. It's a great read. Written By Tomo Tsuda & Frank Woeste

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Count On Drexel For Your Screws

Drexel now has a complete line up of screws in stock to tackle all your needs. If you haven’t seen the Big Timber Construction Fastener Display at your Drexel location, it’s time [..]

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Tamko Shingles - Putting $ On Your Bottom Line

Drexel stocks 5 popular TAMKO Heritage Shingle Colors - which means low lead times, no restock fee's, and quick order turn around. Let's not stop there, as you'll see it really does PAY to compare [..]

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Why LP SmartSide Diamond Kote?

In 2001, it became apparent to Joe Jordan, CEO of Wausau Supply Company, that the “flood coating” method of factory-painting siding wasn’t meeting the expectations of builder [..]

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  Pictured: (left to right) Ron Neitzel, Duane Schliepp, Judy Ehlenbeck, Larry McCarren (Packers Radio Network), Joel Fleischman, and Rob Dean

Drexel Named the 2015 Wisconsin Lumber Dealer Association Lumber Dealer of the Year

The Wisconsin Lumber Dealer Association named Drexel Building Supply the 2015 WRLA Dealer of the year. The award is presented annually to a member dealer who exhibits top-notch professionalism, [..]

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Commercial Project Spotlight: 50Twenty Clubhouse

Drexel is proud to say we had a hand in the 50Twenty Clubhouse project located right off of HWY 151 in Madison/Sun Prairie . We supplied lumber, trusses, and Trex decking. These luxury apartments [..]

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Dura Supreme Kitchen Design Trends

in Contractors, Architects & Commercial on May 19, 2014

If you're looking for design trends for kitchens, look no further. Dura Supreme Cabinetry shared this overview with our Team at Drexel, and we thought it was so great we wanted to pass it along [..]

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Drexel Supplied Dunn County Commercial Project

Commercial Project: May 2013

Another Great Commerial Project Supplied by Drexel Building Supply. The Dunn County Health Care Center features Andersen 400 Series Windows.

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New Homes Month - April

New Homes Month Emphasizes the Long-Term Benefits of a New Home

As the Metropolitan Builders Association (MBA) celebrates New Homes Month, this April, it is important to focus on the building structure and long-term performance of a new home. New Homes Month [..]

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Big Buzz Andersen 100-Series

Andersen 100 Series are made with a patented Fibrex composite material, which is two times stronger and more rigid than vinyl. 5 exterior colors with white interior Durable, low-maintenance [..]

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Westlawn Neighborhood Revitalization Begins

Westlawn Neighborhood Revitalization Begins The Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee (HACM) is redeveloping Westlawn, Wisconsin's largest public housing development. First developed in [..]

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