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With blueprints for a new home, you don't worry about insulation or decor. First, you consider what building materials to use. There are many options to choose from. If you are constructing a house, the following information will be helpful in purchasing supplies from a materials merchant.

  • Concrete – A combination of aggregate and a binder, usually cement. While it dries as hard as stone, concrete actually has a low tensile strength so it is reinforced when used in construction.
  • Brick – The second material we will discuss is brick, a ceramic block used in construction in combination with mortar. It is considered one of the longest lasting and strongest products for homebuilding.
  • Vinyl – Manufactured from mainly polyvinyl chloride, this plastic product is used on the exterior of a building for decoration as well as waterproofing. It has been used on houses since the late ‘50s, but the new emerging Green movement is voicing concern about the issues in making and disposing of this material.
  • Reclaimed Lumber – This is one of the best Green materials available on the market. Reclaimed lumber is wood that is taken from the walls of condemned or abandoned buildings and used in a new construction. Because of the nature of the lumber, the stock you will find depends on the size of the building that was torn down.
  • Bamboo – This product can be used for almost anything from cabinetry and flooring to constructing an entire house. It is considered a sustainable material because the plant can quickly replenish the amount that was lost during harvest time. In fact, some varieties can grow more than 39 inches a day.
  • Cork - Another green material, this is made out of the bark of trees. This means that no trees have to be cut down to produce this textile.
    North American Building Material
    Chicago, IL 60611
    As the premiere destination for building materials, we pride ourselves on supplying nothing less than the best contractors. Find out how to order the best construction material to your company with our help.
    National Lumber & Building Material Dealers Assn.
    Washington, DC 20036
    No matter how small or large your construction project is, we can help connect you with the right building materials companies. As a national association, we'll help you find the companies with the supplies you need.
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    Pacific Timber Products
    616 E Haley St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
    Weather you are building a custom home, or preserving a Santa Barbara treasure, Pacific Timber Products is dedicated to your spectacular view. Call us today.
    (805) 962-2202
    Carlson Building Materials
    1432 Thousand Oaks Boulevard, Thousand Oaks, CA 91362
    Turn to the pros at Carlson Building Materials for unmatched brick masonry, boulder masonry, and landscaping services in Thousand Oaks, CA. Turn to the pros at Carlson Building Materials for unmatche
    (805) 495-3711
    Cutting Edge Architectural Millwork
    N/A, Thousand Oaks, CA 91362
    Contact us at (844) 667-5465 in Thousand Oaks, CA, for our building materials. Contact us at (844) 667-5465 in Thousand Oaks, CA, for our building materials. Contact us at (844) 667-5465 in Thousand
    (818) 744-4804
    California Door & Hardware
    398 S Kalorama St Ste A, Ventura, CA 93001
    (805) 643-4700
    Stock Building Supply
    1160 E Thompson Blvd, Ventura, CA 93001
    (805) 648-3181
    Avenue Hardware
    481 N Ventura Ave, Ventura, CA 93001
    (805) 643-4744
    G & S Building Supplies Inc
    1335 N Ventura Ave, Ventura, CA 93001
    (805) 643-5469
    Don's Industrial Supply
    1770 N Ventura Ave, Ventura, CA 93001
    (805) 653-1711
    Builders Mart
    300 Ventura Ave, Oak View, CA 93022
    (805) 649-1975
    HD Supply Repair & Remodel
    2625 Johnson Dr, Ventura, CA 93003
    (805) 339-9382
    Fritts Roofing and Repair Company
    1656 Walter Street, Ventura, CA 93003
    (805) 477-9954
    Fehr Industrial Supply Co
    4882 Mcgrath St, Ventura, CA 93003
    (805) 658-2788
    Tri-Co Blueprinting & Supply
    1710 Donlon St, Ventura, CA 93003
    (805) 642-5898
    One Way Industrial Supply
    1445 Donlon St, Ventura, CA 93003
    (805) 650-9734
    American Building Automation Inc
    5528 Everglades St Ste A, Ventura, CA 93003
    (805) 339-0750

    If you are looking to build a new home or improve an old building, you will need all sorts of building materials for your construction. Building materials is a broad term used to encompass all sorts of tools and supplies needed for construction. This can include everything from concrete blocks and stone slates, to ceramic slabs and wood panels. In ancient times, building materials were generally naturally occurring and could include everything from green leaves to mud sand. However, more and more materials are now man-made for added durability and convenience. Building materials do not only include the supplies necessary for the model construction of a house, but also the granite, ceramic, porcelain, and travertine stones used for both outside and inside applications. They are used for pools and walkways, as well as for kitchens and bathrooms. There are also green building supply stores that specialize in more environmentally sustainable materials. Building materials can also be used for interior work, to help the design of the home stand out. Masonry, carpentry, and roofing work use many of the same wood supply and tools that turn a house into a home. If you are interested in building materials for various projects, consider doing some research about the industry beforehand. Access your favorite online search engine and type in related keywords such as building material, model home construction, sustainable catalog, laminate tiles and others. Think about a specific project and research how many materials you will need, what types of supplies are best, and what costs are. Embarking on a building project can be a fun adventure, just make sure you are well informed before starting.
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