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April 2022  |   Volume 85  |  Issue 4

April 2022

Volume 85  |  Issue 4


On Their Own MAREK

MAREK Bros. sees the need and fills the need.

Energy Retrofits

Why energy retrofits are the way forward for U.S. built environment.

Norwegian Pearls

Drywall “pearls” dominate waiting area at new Norwegian Cruise Line terminal.

Transforming Taping

A drywall contractor is putting better, safer tools in the hands of tapers.

The Importance of Lath Embedment in Stucco Cladding Systems

Stress-cracking often seen in corners can be caused by poor embedment,  or omission of control joints placed for stucco membrane movement.

Not a Screw Loose 

The ABC’s of screw fasteners.  

Controlling Curves

Framing that can be curved brings architectural detail with increased safety and time savings.

Stucco as a Versatile System

An overview of stucco systems that break down the various applications.

Supply Chain Concerns

Supply chain disruptions in the commercial cold-formed steel framing industry.

The Marvelous Martina McIsaac

Hilti North America CEO shares insights and love of industry with W&C.

About The Cover

MAREK Bros. at its Texas office. (From L-R): Division Manager David Smith; Director Bret Young; Division Manager Alan Alfano and; Production Manager David Sparacino.

Convention Companion Guide - 2022


Trade News

The latest news from manufacturers, dealers, contractors and more.

Product Focus

Product Focus on Insulation


Classified Advertisements

Industry Blue Book Index

Premium Sponsorships

Contact Us

Staff Contact Information


Up Front

Gypsum Sheathing  |  Mark Fowler

The Steel Deal 

Sustainability is About to Get Real  |  Larry Williams

Industry Voices 

From Intern to President  |  Janet Puglisi

Advertiser Index

Window, Building, Font

Armstrong World Industries

CRANE Composites, Inc.

CRANE Composites, Inc.

ClarkDietrich Building Systems

ClarkDietrich Building Systems

FWCCA - Florida Wall  Ceiling Contractors Association

FWCCA - Florida Wall & Ceiling Contractors Association

Grabber Construction Products

Grabber Construction Products

Georgia-Pacific Gypsum

Georgia-Pacific Gypsum

Gypsum Management  Supply

Gypsum Management & Supply

Gypsum Association

Gypsum Association

High Performance Insulation Professionals HPIP

High Performance Insulation Professionals (HPIP)

Super Stud Building Products, Inc.

Super Stud Building Products, Inc.

Specified Technologies

Specified Technologies

This index is provided as a reader service.

The publisher assumes no liability for errors or omissions.

This index is provided as a reader service.

The publisher assumes no liability for errors or omissions.

This Month Online

Online Exclusives

What Galvanic Corrosion on Building Facades Can Lead To

Galvanic corrosion is seen in almost every structure, including commercial facades. How can you avoid it?

Historic Building Reimagined as Research Science Incubator 

The project has introduced an elevated atmosphere, providing scientists and staff with refreshed lab facilities and welcoming gathering areas while honoring the building’s historic character.

Conference room table, Automotive design, Shirt, Building, Suit
Checking in With WCs 2021 Contractor of the Year
Vetting Your Crews With Undercover Contractor Matt DiBara
Dear Anna: How Do I Run A Marketing Plan During an Election Year
The Journey of a Spray Foam Expert
1.Podcast: What It Means to Be a Top Insulation Contractor

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