Andy posted on September 28, 2007 | 10864 Views |
Integra Adhesives announces a new Two-Part adhesive for the granite industry. The new adhesive product is designed to cut costs, reduce waste and save time when embedding fiberglass or steel reinforcement rods in Natural stone countertops..
Andy posted on September 28, 2007 | 5889 Views |
Many business insurance policies have a coinsurance clause that places a burden on policy holders to maintain adequate property limits. Make sure you are protected.
Andy posted on September 05, 2007 | 6956 Views |
The 2008 Surface Fabrication Design Contest is here again. There is a great new website with all the information you need to enter and hopefully win.
Take advantage of this unique opportunity to gain exposure and market your talents to the surface industry! READ MORE
Andy posted on August 27, 2007 | 6989 Views |
When remodelers fall short of planned margins, it's usually caused by labor overages. Some of the problem can be traced to things like having to replace work that wasn't done right the first time...READ MORE
Andy posted on August 15, 2007 | 9714 Views |
Vistas Group International Inc. was granted a patent for Lumistone™.
Andy posted on August 14, 2007 | 8425 Views |
Be sure to watch DuPont™ Corian® on the A&E Network Show
REBROADCAST: Flip This House, Saturday, August 25 at 8:00 p.m. EST.
Andy posted on August 09, 2007 | 9440 Views |
Make your countertop unique with a custom inlay. Solid Surface is the perfect material and it's not as difficult as you might think.
By Andy Graves
Andy posted on August 07, 2007 | 16857 Views |
Caesarstone's catalog has been added to the 20/20 software package and is ready for download.
Andy posted on July 19, 2007 | 7655 Views |
Consumer Reports new Kitchen Countertop Review is on newsstands today. Get your copy and read the new, updated information about kitchen countertop materials.
Special thanks to Matt Dufinetz of Formica, Mory Ludwick, Al Gerhart, Tom Mather, Valerie Graves and Chris Yaughn for making this possible.
Andy posted on July 15, 2007 | 6240 Views |
Be careful assuming your insurance company will cover all broken items while installing a countertop. Read on, you may be surprised.
Andy posted on July 11, 2007 | 9379 Views |
How hard is stone to work and what costs are involved in the fabrication of stone?
Our shop, like many of those who read the FabNet, fabricates a variety of materials. We farmed out the stone and quartz, but loss of control and loss of jobs due to increased costs convinced me to get started in the fabrication end. Here is what I have learned, which is not intended to be an instruction manual, more like a description of the processes and pitfalls of starting out.
Andy posted on June 20, 2007 | 7109 Views |
The FabNet is excited to announce the partnership with three great companies. Staples, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Eastern Insurance has partnered with FabNet to offer great discounts and quality service.
As a FabNet member you will receive all the benefits of a large corporation. No membership or account setup fee. It pays to be a member of the only FREE countertop organization. SIGN UP TODAY
Andy posted on June 20, 2007 | 7447 Views |
How is your solid surface fabrication business classified on your workers compensation insurance policy? What classification is correct for solid surfacing?
Andy posted on June 19, 2007 | 7888 Views |
Fabricating isn't just saws and routers; there are a lot of other things that go along with the territory, from accounting, quoting and estimating to drawing, job tracking and inventory. Many of these functions are significantly enhanced with the use of modern software designed for the fabricator.
Andy posted on June 01, 2007 | 7219 Views |
Over the years fabricating solid surface, I have seen a lot of really neat things made from Corian. But these new, cutting edge designs are amazing. Check out their creations in this PDF sent to us by FaBNet member Jon Olson from Sterling Surfaces. Courtesy of Dupont.