Sterritt Blog

Apr
10
Webinar: Fire Protective Assemblies for Wood I-Joist Floors
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4/10/2015
Did you know that Massachusetts changed the FIRE CODE back in July? Both the 2012 and 2015 versions of the International Residential Code (IRC) include fire protective membrane requirements to enhance the fire performance of residential floor systems. This previously recorded webinar discusses several options that satisfy fire-protective membrane requirements of the IRC related to […]
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Apr
10
Georgia-Pacific FasTrack™ Shipping
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4/10/2015
Sterritt Lumber currently stocks the following Georgia-Pacific products: GP Lam, Wood I Beam Joists, Fiberstrong Rim Board, and GP Glulam Columns and Beams! Helping our customers get their engineered lumber faster is easy with Georgia-Pacific’s FasTrack™ platform. We strategically build inventory of our most popular products based on our customers’ past history of ordering and future […]
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Apr
10
Allergy-Proof Your Home in 7 Steps
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4/10/2015
Allergy sufferers know that a day in the park can trigger severe sniffling. Worse, allergies can really ruin your entire day to day activities. Seasonal allergies may not be devastating, but they’re certainly a nuisance. This year, protect your health and cut down your expenditures on over-the-counter allergy medicine by allergy-proofing your home. Here are […]
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Apr
07
Sterritt Hosts “Social Night” At Artisan’s Asylum
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4/07/2015
Last week, Sterritt Lumber sales representative, Ken Murray (kmurray@sterrittlumber.com), hosted a Night at the Artisan’s Asylum in Sommerville, MA. Artisan’s Asylum, Inc. is a non-profit community craft studio located in Somerville, Massachusetts. Their mission is to support and promote the teaching, learning and practicing of a wide variety of crafts. Sterritt Lumber lending their services […]
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Apr
06
2015 Industry Forecast Recap
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4/06/2015
 2015 EM NARI Industry Forecast Recap April Fool’s Day was filled with facts… no joking matter, but we shared a few laughs early on in the night. Early arrivals got a chance before dinner from 5-6PM to earn a CEU toward their CSL renewal. Residential Lighting Control by LUTRON sponsored this course on understanding how […]
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Apr
01
10 Woodworking Projects for Beginners
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4/01/2015
Bought to you by Bob Vila, here are 10 Surprisingly Simple Woodworking Projects for Beginners What spring projects have you done so far? Any worth sharing whether it’s a DIY wood piece, woodworking projects around the house, home decor, and/or anything you create with wood or other Sterritt Lumber building materials… we want to see!   […]
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Mar
31
Sterritt Gives Back
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3/31/2015
“On Behalf of Local 275 and a 92 year old vereran, thank you.”    Desmond Trainor Who could say no to donating materials to this sweet veteran? Thank you for your service. We hope this new ramp will make your life a little easier…   Shout out to Local 275 for putting together this community […]
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Mar
26
JLC LIVE Photos
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3/26/2015
Thank you to everyone who stopped by (or should I say stepped up onto our Bison deck) our booth this year. It was super busy and we played lots of Jenga! See you next year JLC Live!
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Mar
25
How To Clean Your Deck With PENOFIN!
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3/25/2015
We are extremely proud to partner with Penofin here at Sterritt Lumber! Penofin makes a complete line of interior and exterior finishes and wood care products. All of Penofin’s stains contain Brazilian Rosewood Oil which is a strong, flexible, water-resistant, mildew resistant oil that is sustainably harvested from the seeds of the Brazilian Rosewood tree. […]
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Mar
09
Disappearing Act: A House Made Of Glass (Photos)
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3/09/2015
The Push Of A Button Magically Turns This Farmhouse Into A Glass Home (Photos) While the Sliding House may look like your average over-sized farmhouse, this charming residence in Suffolk, England is actually hiding a huge secret. A unique home has a glass skeleton but will only be revealed if you push THE button. “This incredible 2,100-square-foot […]
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