This month’s issue includes stories about three unfilled market niches that are significant opportunities for builders: culturally aware housing, live-work housing, and Missing Middle Housing.
ProBuilder Product Report: New Products
All new products for your viewing pleasure from Watt Stopper/Legrand, Makita and more.
RT Series Time Switches from Watt Stopper/Legrand replaces standard light switches with the ability to control either lighting or motor loads. Users turn the switch on by pressing the illuminated on/off button, and the switch turns the load off at the end of the timer's countdown. The unit has six factory-preset time delays and can be user-programmed.
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You don't find the words "nanotechnology" and "coatings" together very often, but Industrial Nanotech found a way. Its HomeProtect Interior tintable interior coating can be applied in attics or other nooks and crannies to inhibit mold growth without using pesticides. An exterior HomeProtect ClearCoat is also available.
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Who thought a home-cooked meal could qualify as fast food? This GE Advantium oven comes in two versions, with one that spits out food eight times faster. Both feature 175 pre-programmed recipes and easy pre-set food selections.
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What do guys like? New tools all day, every day. The latest from Makita is the BO456K finishing sander, which has a 14,000-OPM 2-amp motor for fast and smooth finishing jobs. The tool's ball-bearing construction helps reduce vibration and noise, and you can really get a handle on it thanks to the rubberized palm grip.
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