Building Materials

Building Blocks
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Building Blocks

With the economy struggling in recent years, architects, designers and contractors... More

Raging Waters
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Raging Waters

Pools are designed to keep water in, of course — but with vinyl-liner vessels, a... More

Liner Notes
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Liner Notes

The strides that vinyl-liner pools have made toward customization are well known:... More

Major California Builder Closes Doors
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Major California Builder Closes Doors

One of the largest pool building companies in the San Diego area abruptly closed... More

Chipping Away
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Chipping Away

Plaster demolition work isn’t pretty. Unfortunately, this sometimes becomes too... More

Bret Shallenberger | San Diego Fiberglass Pools + Frank Wiedner | Homeowner
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Bret Shallenberger | San Diego Fiberglass Pools + Frank Wiedner | Homeowner

The yard measured a snug 72- by 30 feet, but Bret Shallenberger and homeowner... More

Industry Growth Predicted for 2012
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Industry Growth Predicted for 2012

The pool industry’s economic forecast appears to be looking up — or at least... More

Art and Architecture
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Art and Architecture

In a push to come up with evermore creative backyard designs, many builders are... More

Making an Impact
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Making an Impact

Certain applications call out for different surfacing materials. Here are just a... More

Few Discounts Seen in Raw Materials
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Few Discounts Seen in Raw Materials

A near standstill in building and construction has depressed market prices for raw... More

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