December 2017 Plumbing Promo

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The Beauty of Water Round or square? Large or small? Wall or ceiling mounted? Thanks to the wide variety of shower heads and hand showers from GROHE and Hansgrohe, you will have no problem finding the perfect shower for your shower area. Pamper yourself and make showering fun again!              
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Selecting the Right Style of Windows

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Whether you’re building a new home or extension, or are looking to replace already existing windows, finding the perfect window can seem overwhelming with so many options available. To help making the selection process a bit easier, we have listed below some of the most common types of windows:   Casement Windows Casement windows are hinged
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Show Me How to Hygge


The Danish trend that’s sweeping the nation might not have an English translation, but it has a unique approach when it comes to home design.  Hygge (prounounced hue-guh) is a Danish word, or perhaps more accurately, a feeling you get when you’re experiencing a moment that’s out of the ordinary, cozy, charming or just plain special.
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Shop to Raise Money!

Ashby Lumber - Berkeley, CA

Ashby Lumber Gives Back! Every Saturday in October, Ashby Lumber Berkeley will donate 5% of all sales to the following local schools: October 7: Rosa Park Elementary School, Berkeley October: 14: Hillcrest School, Oakland October: 21: Bret Harte Middle School, Oakland October 28: Joaquin Miller Elementary School, Oakland Help us help our local schools. The
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How to Create the Garage Workshop of Your Dreams

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A weekend and a few hundred bucks can unleash your inner craftsman Garages often harbor a not-so-secret second life: heroic home workshop. They’re well-suited to the task, with a tolerance for the noise and dust of do-it-yourself projects. But if a garage workshop isn’t comfortable and convenient to use, you’ll avoid projects rather than enjoy them.
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Glossary of Windows & Doors Terms

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New to “window and door talk”? Below are diagrams of popular window and door styles with different parts highlighted. Other types of windows and doors might have slightly different components. Double Hung Windows Head – The main horizontal member which forms the top of the window frame. Grids – Exterior and interior grid options are
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Protection in Contract Language – Rising Materials Costs

In today’s economy, there are a number of issues that contractors must take into account when bidding for a job. This article, published in, is the first in a three part series that deals with several of these issues and provides guidance for contractors in drafting contract language to protect themselves. Read full article
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Welcome to our blog

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We recently launched our newly designed website and now we’re very excited to launch our new blog! Our new website has so much to offer. If you’re thinking of remodeling your bathroom or kitchen, browse our selection of faucets, sinks, tubs, and cabinets; if you’re planning on updating your house with new doors or windows,
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