Archive for June, 2014

Patriot Timber Becomes (NGBS) Green Certified

Friday, June 20th, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Patriot Timber Family of Panel Products Becomes (NGBS) Green Certified Home Innovation Research Labs Certifies Products are Eligible for Specific Points Under National Green Building Standard GREENSBORO, NC – Patriot Timber Products, Inc. is proud to announce that SurePly® Premium Plywood Underlayment, IronPly® Premium Plywood Underlayment, and RevolutionPly® plywood have been NGBS […]

What are the Characteristics of Birch Plywood?

Monday, June 16th, 2014

Birch plywood has many characteristics that make it ideal for the average home builder or woodworker. Its light color and smooth texture are pleasing to those interested in aesthetic appeal, while the plywood’s strength and durability makes it easy for an amateur carpenter to create a few masterpieces.   Birch plywood is not one solid […]

Choosing the Proper Fasteners for Installing Plywood Underlayment

Monday, June 9th, 2014

Never use adhesive on the sub-floor to attach the plywood underlayment. Instead, fasten the plywood underlayment panels with staples, ring-shank nails or screws. In this blog post, we will discuss the proper specifications to follow when selecting the fasteners. We recommend a pneumatic fastener tool that incorporates an adjustable depth-drive control to prevent fastener “blow-through” […]

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