Company Spotlight: Guardian Industries

History The retail lumber yard that Guardian Building Products can trace its humble beginnings back to means that 2017 marks its impressive 150th birthday. In 1867, W. M. Cameron opened his yard in Warrensburg, Missouri, and supplied timber for construction to the emerging Missouri, Kansas and Texas Railroad. The ‘Guardian’ part of the name first appears in 1932, with the Read More

Company Spotlight: Jeld Wen Windows and Doors

JELD-WEN, founded in 1960 by Richard “Dick” Wendt, is an American company and has its headquarters in Charlotte, NC. The company vision is to lead the international building products industry with incredible people making superior products and providing excellence in everything that the company does. The company runs over 120 manufacturing facilities in about nineteen countries. Hence, the setup makes it one Read More

Company Spotlight: Andersen Windows and Doors

Andersen Corporation is a renowned international door and window manufacturing company. The company employs about 12,000 individuals at over thirty logistic centers. They also operate manufacturing facilities as well as company owned and operated retail locations. Andersen is privately held and has its headquarters in Bayport, Minnesota. The company’s vision is to make the world a better and more beautiful place. At the Read More

Company Spotlight: Prosoco

PROSOCO is a national manufacturer of products for cleaning, protecting and maintaining concrete; making building envelopes air- and water-tight; and cleaning, protecting and restoring new and existing masonry buildings. Since its founding in 1939, the company has excelled at the innovation and development of superior products and services for the construction industry. PROSOCO has offices and production facilities in Lawrence, Read More