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Four tips to weatherproof your house for winter

Winter is around the corner and with it comes rainy days. How can you make sure that your house is safe from rain damage? Let’s find out how you can weatherize your home this winter. Decking Clean your decks and inspect them carefully to determine whether they need to be re-stained or renovated. Check to…

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metal flashing in seattle

Should You Get Flexible or Metal Flashing in Seattle?

At the time of making sure that buildings are properly protected against the elements, you will always need to address the need for flashing. Understanding the importance of choosing good flashing materials in construction will be important in order to ensure the longevity of the building. We work hard to develop proper metal flashing in…

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The Different Uses of Z-Flashing and L-Flashing and When to Use Each

Anyone remotely associated with construction,  In order to make sure that buildings are properly protected against the elements, you will always need to consider metal flashing. Understanding the importance of custom metal flashing in construction will be key in order to ensure the longevity of the building. At New Standard Building Materials, we work hard…

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metal flashing in Seattle

Metal Flashing vs Flexible Flashing: Which One’s the Best Way to Go?

At the time of applying flashing to buildings, walls, and structures, it is vital to select the ideal material for these specific circumstances. After all, the flashing will be preventing the passage of water into the structure. Choose the wrong material and you will be dealing with humidity, leaks, and worse. A lot of contractors…

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