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Construction Safety: Learnings and Insights from a Construction Manager

Dino Tudisca shares his learnings and insights from this past year about construction site safety. Namely, when it comes to construction site safety there can never be complacency.

Color Cues: How to Choose Colors for Your House Style

Choosing siding colors doesn’t have to be intimidating. This color guide will help you choose the perfect siding color for your house style.

Architectural Eye Candy in the Big Apple

From the proud facades the history of our country oozes through walls like mortar between the bricks.

Ply Gem associates help families across North America

Since our kick off in May, associates across the company have stepped up to coordinate local volunteer opportunities with their nearby Habitat for Humanity affiliate – working together to achieve our goal of helping to build 300 homes in 2016 for families in need of safe and affordable housing.

The Mebane Family Discusses Their Home for Good

The Mebane family says, for them, having a Home for Good means having a fresh start and a place for their family to gather.

Color Cues: Overcoming the Fear of Color on Your Home

It’s time to make choices available to new home buyers, ranging anywhere between classic colors to bold, vibrant ones. Beige can still be an option, but let’s end the practice of restricting buyers from choosing anything other than some varying degree of it. Let’s use color to accentuate the architectural style and allow buyers to express their unique personalities with their house, not just their car or clothes!

Top Instagram Accounts to Follow for Design Inspiration

Taking over the Ply Gem Instagram feed was really fun! I started the week posting all the way from Catacamas, Honduras, where I was designing a creative art center for a nonprofit called Touch A Life. Follow a few of my favorite Instagram feeds for the most hip design inspiration.

Natural Stone Veneer Adds Awesome Curb Appeal to Your Home

From small touch ups to large renovations, projects such as replacing boring and beige with colorful vinyl siding and trim, updating entryways with bright front doors and shutters, and sprucing up outdoor living areas can make a big difference in the look of your home and neighborhood.