Rico León

Improving the Construction Experience for All with Rico León

“If we could change homeowner’s mindsets on how to be with contractors and contractors how to be with homeowners, everything would move smoothly. Especially if I could educate homeowners and contractors to improve their processes, that’s the big impact I would like.” -Rico León, Host of HGTV’s Rico to the Rescue. While every contractor deals… ( read more )

Park Kersman

Anodized Aluminum 101 with Park Kersman

“Anodizing is both a science and an art. And what we’re doing with the anodizing process is we’re building a translucent oxide layer to a much, much thicker level, which protects the aluminum; it stops the oxidation process.” -Park Kersman, President of Lorin Industries. Most of us have heard of anodized aluminum, maybe with aircraft… ( read more )

Caroline Blazovsky

Trailblazing the Healthy Home with Caroline Blazovsky

“There wasn’t this residential understanding of our home environments and indoor air quality and environmental aspects regarding residential homes. Nobody even thought about it. So I started on that path and gathered all the information and education I could learn from every indoor air quality class I could take or every certification of public health.” -Caroline… ( read more )

Rolf Snobeck

Ethical Construction Sales with Rolf Snobeck

When you’re in a sales situation, the prospect knows you’re a salesman and they’re afraid of you. Because the perception is that salesmen always want to close the sale. But there’s no mutual mystification. Everybody has to understand what’s going through the mind of the other person. I tell people it’s okay for them to… ( read more )

George Siegal

The Last House Standing with George Siegal

“There’s always something, a peril in your area. And are you willing to do something to help you survive it? You should always say, what does it take? I’m going to be around when it’s over.” –George Siegal, Documentary Filmmaker at Move the World Films and host of the Tell Us How to Make It Better podcast…. ( read more )

Britta Teller

The Next Generation of Wood Flooring with Britta Teller

When we thought through the reality of what that looked like and how strongly we felt about the environment and doing things locally and helping our local supply chains and supporting regional forestry, we knew that we couldn’t accomplish what we felt so strongly in our hearts to be the right thing while also not… ( read more )