White's Lumber and Building Supplies: Blog Channelhttp://whiteslumber.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/50000/50358/thumb_whites_logo.jpgWhite's Lumber and Building Supplieshttp://whiteslumber.comen-USCopyright 2015, White's Lumber and Building SuppliesFri, 29 May 2015 02:01:08 -0400Fri, 29 May 2015 02:01:08 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comCreating a Better Team Will Create a More Efficient Job blog_299721431662400http://whiteslumber.com/blog/article/29972/creating-a-better-team-will-create-a-more-efficient-job-Henry Ford was quoted as saying, "coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success. " In the construction business, a good team could consist of freelancers and independent contractors all tasked to complete the project on time.BlogsFri, 15 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400How to Clean Your Air Conditioner Condenser Unitblog_297311430452800http://whiteslumber.com/blog/article/29731/how-to-clean-your-air-conditioner-condenser-unitMaintaining and cleaning your air-conditioner condenser unit on a regular basis is the best way to ensure the unit will remain reliable and efficient throughout its years of service. Luckily, these units are easy to keep clean throughout the year.BlogsFri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 -0400How to Market Your Small Contractor Companyblog_291851429103220http://whiteslumber.com/blog/article/29185/how-to-market-your-small-contractor-companyWithout a doubt, the best marketing for a small contractor company starts with a job well done. That alone can showcase your company's dedication to quality, professionalism and reliability. Quality work is the foundation that word-of-mouth is built upon.BlogsWed, 15 Apr 2015 09:07:00 -0400Spring Fix-Ups: Creative Ways to light Your Patioblog_289481427860800http://whiteslumber.com/blog/article/28948/spring-fix-ups-creative-ways-to-light-your-patioAs the temperatures rise, your living space can finally extend to the outdoors once again.BlogsWed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400Tips for Contactors When Hiring Employeesblog_284001426392000http://whiteslumber.com/blog/article/28400/tips-for-contactors-when-hiring-employeesIf you're a contractor, then like most business owners, whether large or small, you are often faced with having to hire employees. For small businesses, the need to hire employees is often a good sign, meaning that their business is growing.BlogsSun, 15 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400Design Layouts for Energy Efficient Homes blog_281021425186000http://whiteslumber.com/blog/article/28102/design-layouts-for-energy-efficient-homesThere are a lot more options available today in regards to energy efficient homes. Breakthroughs in energy efficient windows and doors, appliances, and building materials go a long way to making homes more efficient and sustainable.BlogsSun, 01 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0500New OSHA Regulations for Reporting Severe Injuriesblog_276121423976400http://whiteslumber.com/blog/article/27612/new-osha-regulations-for-reporting-severe-injuriesAnyone working within the construction and building materials industry knows that there are inherent risks of the job. We take pride in the work that we do, but know that the heights, tools and tasks required of us also sometimes come with a bit of risk.BlogsSun, 15 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500The Latest Tech Innovations for Contractorsblog_272231422766800http://whiteslumber.com/blog/article/27223/the-latest-tech-innovations-for-contractorsWho doesn't like the latest gadgets to help make the job go a little easier?   The old adage that "necessity is the mother of invention" holds true here. Recently, NASA used a Zero G 3-D printer to make a fully functioning ratchet ---in space.BlogsSun, 01 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500Best Flooring Options for Pet Ownersblog_265981421298000http://whiteslumber.com/blog/article/26598/best-flooring-options-for-pet-ownersAt some point in our lives, most of us have been pet owners. In fact, according to the American Pet Products Association (APPA), nearly 60% of Americans currently own a pet.BlogsThu, 15 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500Need More Space? An Organized Closet Can Help!blog_263301420088400http://whiteslumber.com/blog/article/26330/need-more-space-an-organized-closet-can-helpIt doesn't take long to fill up a closet. Though we often start with the best of intentions, keeping closets organized can be quite a struggle. There are many reasons why closets get away from us.BlogsThu, 01 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500