Generally all building materials made of finished wood and manufactured in millwork plants and planing mills are included under the term "millwork." It includes such items as inside and outside doors, window and doorframes, blinds, porchwork, mantels, panelwork, stairways, moldings,…
In roofing, a layer of hot bitumen mopped between plies of roofing felt. Full mopping is the application of bitumen by mopping in such a manner that the surface being mopped is entirely coated with a reasonably uniform coating. Spot…
A piece of lumber secured to non-nailable decks and walls by bolts or other means, which provides a suitable backing onto which roof components may be mechanically fastened.
Thin but efficient reflective barrier to reflect sun's harmful rays and prolong surface life. Also works on metal surfaces.
A tubular component which permits the offsetting of a drainage run in the same basic direction.
A combination of pigments with suitable thinners or oils to provide decorative and protective coatings.
Guaranty by a surety company that if a contractor fails to perform under a contract, the surety company will complete the work.
An opening extending parallel to the annual rings of growth that usually contains, or has contained, either solid or liquid pitch.
Metal saddles used to strengthen a bearing wall/vertical stud(s) where a plumbing drain line has been cut through and installed.
An organic compound formed by reaction of a glycol with an isocyanate.