ARDEX Americas Wins Healthiest Employers in Western Pennsylvania Award

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Aliquippa, PA, April 8, 2017 – ARDEX Americas, a global leader in the development and manufacturing of high-performance building products, received the 2017 Healthiest Employers in Western Pennsylvania award by the Pittsburgh Business Times. This marks the fifth time ARDEX Americas has won the award. Over 100 companies entered the competition, and 24 winners were selected across the different categories.

Timeless Design Showcased by Five-Bedroom Home in Pennsylvania

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The post Timeless Design Showcased by Five-Bedroom Home in Pennsylvania appeared first on Freshome.com. Farinelli Construction ‘s custom residential project Street of Dreams 201 4 is one of the most welcoming contemporary cribs we’ve seen lately.

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Brush Up on Your Skills: Attend ARDEX Academy Training

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Recently a group of 18 tile installers from New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania attended complimentary ARDEX Tile & Stone Installation Systems training in Aliquippa, PA.

A "GROSS" Bathroom Gets a Glamorous Makeover — Makeover

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Location: Quakertown, Pennsylvania. Pin it. Project by: Christina. This bathroom was as bad as it gets - a rotten floor, pink laminate walls, and GROSS all over. Walking into this room now, you would never imagine how terrible it looked before!

Construction Underway on Electronic Fluorocarbons' Manufacturing and Purification Facility in Pennsylvania

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Electronic Fluorocarbons, LLC (EFC), a leading provider to the semiconductor industry of Electronic Specialty Gases (ESG's), packaged and purified to the highest specifications, announces that

Kitchen and Residential Design: Lovely, lovely Lancaster

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Im back in Florida after my month-long sojourn in the land of my birth, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. My brother Steves back yard on my first morning in Pennsylvania, 30 June 2012. Kitchen and Residential Design. Notes and anecdotes from the design world. Pages. About Me. Contact.

Why does Terrible Tile Use ARDEX Products? “They’re the Best!”

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Not only do they make some of the best mortars ,grouts, floor patches and self levelers, but they are made in western Pennsylvania were I am from. Today’s #TileTalk Testimonial is from Frank Granata, owner of Terrible Tile LLC … “People want know why I use ARDEX products.

Kitchen and Residential Design: New challenges, new location, new.

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At some point this winter, Ill be relocating to Pennsylvania and the place where my life began nearly 48 years ago. Kitchen and Residential Design. Notes and anecdotes from the design world. Pages. About Me. Contact. My Work. My Store. Social Media Training. 27 November 2012.

A Cozy 1920s Studio Apartment in Philly — House Tour

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Location: Rittenhouse Square — Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Name: Jen Nolan. Size: Roughly 500 square feet. Years lived in: 1.5 years, renting. When Jen moved to Philadelphia from Washington, D.C., she didn't have any connections in the real estate world. Like many young professionals, she turned to Craigslist. Thankfully, she stumbled across an ad for a beautiful studio apartment in the Rittenhouse Square neighborhood of Philadelphia.

CUBE® Mobile Mixing Pump In Action

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This week you can spot the CUBE at Widener University in Chester, Pennsylvania. The CUBE ® mobile mixing pump is designed for outdoor location, eliminating freight elevators and material staging, dust, bag disposal and allowing single source for power and water. Check It Out! Frontpage Articles In the News Innovation

No One Wants to Buy the Silence of the Lambs House — Design News

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A century-old house in Layton, Pennsylvania has been on the market since August, attracting plenty of attention, but no buyers. Pin it. It's the home of creepy serial killer Buffalo Bill in the 1991 Oscar winner, The Silence of the Lambs. READ MORE ». Real Estate

Starbucks Moves Ethos Water Out of California — Design News

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The retailer plans to bottle in Pennsylvania for the next six months until a more permanent solution is found. Pin it. After criticism about selling water bottled in California during the drought, Starbucks announced that it is moving its Ethos water source out of the state.

#TileTuesday: Terrible Tile Installs ARDEX UI 740™ FLEXBONE® Uncoupling Membrane

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As the NTCA Pennsylvania State director it has my ringing endorsement and I will continue using all ARDEX products in the future!”

Pennsylvania Governor, Officials Join Panda Power Funds to Break Ground on 829-MW "Patriot" Generating Station

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Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett and officials from across the Commonwealth joined Panda Power Funds today to break ground on the company’s 829-megawatt combined-cycle “Patriot&rdquo

Avente Tile Talk: Interview with Nutmeg Designs

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House numbers on Pennsylvania slate had an immediate positive response from our clients. Tuesday, June 25, 2013. Interview with Nutmeg Designs. Todays post is the first in an occasional series exploring Tile Artisans.

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Eric's Converted Bath House — House Call

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Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Pin it. Name: Eric. My place is a converted Bath House - Built at the end of the 20th century, It was part of the Philadelphia Baths Association until it's closing in 1947.

ARDEX Americas Announces Expansion of Aliquippa, PA Manufacturing Facility

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Aliquippa, PA, July 11, 2017 – ARDEX Americas recently announced a major expansion of their Aliquippa, Pennsylvania manufacturing facility, effectively doubling its size.

Modern Farmhouse Vibes in a Historic Home in Pennsylvania — House Tour

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Location: Bucks County, Pennsylvania. (Image credit: Laura Olivia ). Name: Christina Hibbs. Size: 2,300 square feet. Years lived in: 1.5 years.

10-years! Adopt a Highway – ARDEX / Todd Road

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ARDEX Americas was recently recognized for 10-years of service for maintaining Todd Road as part of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s (PennDOT) “ Adopt a Highway ” program.

Bre's Calm & Relaxing Nursery — Favorite Rooms

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Name & Location: Bre in Erie, Pennsylvania. Pin it. My Favorite Room: Nursery. Specs: 120 square feet, rented. When I started thinking about how I wanted to decorate my daughter's nursery, I knew I wanted it to be modern but still warm and inviting with some subtle pops of color.

Industrial Art at the Michener Museum through October 25, 2015: Pennsylvania Labor History

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Walter Emerson Baum (1884-1956) South Side, Easton (Industrial Scene, Easton) c. 1940 Oil on Canvas. James Michener Art Museum, Photo by Wayne Stratz(2015).

A "Vintage Minimalism" Style Home — House Tour

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Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Though they both grew up in Central Pennsylvania, Caleb and Jes have spent their entire relationship elsewhere. While they are still splitting their time between the East and West Coast, they love all of the Pennsylvania seasons and rediscovering all of the country roads in the area. Name: Jes and Caleb Plain. Size: 1600 square feet. Years Lived In: 9 months, owned.

A Pittsburgh Home That's Like "Vacation Every Day" — House Call

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Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Name: Rachel & Eric. My husband is an architect and designed our house from the ground up. It's new construction, located in Pittsburgh, in the north side neighborhood of Deutschtown. Deutschtown is a city neighborhood with mostly row homes and this is our own modern interpretation of a classic north side row home. READ MORE ». House Call

Maggie's Home That's "Light, Bright and Full of Personality" — House Call

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Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Pin it. Name: Maggie. About a year ago, the beginning of our living room renovation was featured as a before & after and things have changed MAJORLY since then.

Sabina's "Dated, Depressing" Kitchen Gets a Bright Makeover — Makeover

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Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Kitchen Before. Pin it. Project by: Sabina. We moved into our house three years ago and it was love at first sight. We loved everything about it—except the fact that it was incredibly outdated.

Starting the Day with Peaceful Blue Green: Coffee in a Favorite Mug and a Mat to Rest it On

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Wordless Wednesday Pennsylvania Craft trivetPeaceful Pleasant Springs Pottery Mug of Coffee with Blue Green Mug Mat by Margaret Almon. Trivets and Mug Mats at Nutmeg Designs.

Before & After: A Breakfast Nook Gets a Bold Blue Look Under $600 — Professional Project

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Location: Yardley, Pennsylvania. Project by: Lauren N. Sellers. You know those beige breakfast nooks that sometimes show up in the corners of otherwise lovely homes? Don''t start your day off boring when you can surround yourself with bold. Designer Lauren N.

Bobbie & Matthew’s Inspiring Vintage Modern Home — House Tour

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Location: Wallingford, Pennsylvania. Name: Bobbie Ann Tilkens-Fisher, Owner of At Home Modern , and Matthew Fisher, Owner of Night Kitchen Interactive ; Cats: Lucha and Lincoln. Size: 2,600 square feet with 600-square-foot annex. Years lived in: 4.5 years; Owned.

Before & After: A Dated Victorian Living Room Gets a Bright, Elegant Update

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Some thought Christina, who runs the blog Christina's Adventures , was taking on a bit too much when she decided to buy and restore a 1902 Victorian house in Bucks County, Pennsylvania with her husband. (Image credit: Submitted by Christina Hibbs ).

Panda Power Funds Signs JV Contract to Develop 1,000MW Power Project in Pennsylvania

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Panda Power Funds has entered into a joint venture with Sunbury Generation LP to develop, finance, construct and operate a 1,000 megawatt natural gas-fueled, combined-cycle power project near Shamokin

New PPG Regional Headquarters for Architectural Coatings Business Opens in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania

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PPG Industries today marked the opening of a regional headquarters for its architectural coatings business in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico. The facility is located in Cranberry Township

Layne's Geoconstruction Division Receives $132.5 Million Contract for East Branch Dam in Pennsylvania

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Layne Christensen Company ("Layne" or the "Company") announced today that its Geoconstruction division has received a $132.5 million contract from the Pittsburgh District, U.S.

A Newly Remodeled, Maximalist Philadelphia Home — House Tour

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Location: East Kensington — Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Name: Rachael, Rob and Frankie Wetherington + Liza Minnelli the Cat. Size: 1,600 square feet. Years Lived In: 5 years, owned. Rachael and Rob's first house wasn't their "dream home" when they bought it five years ago, right before their wedding. But with a giant yard in the city and an open floor plan on a corner in a neighborhood they loved, it had enough potential to be pretty darn close.

Buy David Lynch's Philly Home for $300K — Design News

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In the 1960s, a young David Lynch attended Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and lived in this charming Fairmont home. The blue (velvet) 800 square foot one bedroom trinity is asking $299,900. READ MORE ».

Super Format Tile Training at ARDEX Academy!

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Installers from New York, Pennsylvania and Ohio attended the training on proper install techniques, high performance ARDEX installation products and tools for Super Format tile.

Pop Up Shops Charge Women Less to Illustrate Pay Gap — Design News

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In April, artist & entrepreneur Elana Schlenker opened a ‘pay what you’re paid’ pop up shop in Pittsburgh called 76<100, the wage gap in Pennsylvania. It's been over 50 years since the Equal Pay Act and women are still paid less than men on average.

Before & After: How a Pro Turned a Dreary Room Cheery — Professional Project

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Location: Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Pin it. Project by: Dana Reca of Circa Dee. Have you ever faced the task of cheering up a dark room?

MSI Opens Cleveland-area Showroom, Distribution Center

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Facility will service all of Ohio and western Pennsylvania. Featured People+Places News

Homeowners Redesign Deck with TimberTech's Legacy Collection to Create Perfect Outdoor Space

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It may not be your typical impulse buy, but when a Glen Mills, Pennsylvania couple purchased a new hot tub, they decided to replace their aging deck along with it! The existing deck was a

A Charming Apartment Full of Secondhand Finds — House Call

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Location: Shadyside — Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Name: Erin and her husband. The basics: 7 months (but in the same building for 3 years), rented — 700 square feet. Erin's home is full of truly excellent secondhand finds and tons of layered textures, giving the space an eclectic warmth. Loading Email Sign-Up Form. If the form doesn't load, you can try our mailing list page instead. READ MORE ». House Call. Reader Submissions