Posts Tagged ‘ Hurricane Katrina ’

What Does Brad Pitt Have to Do with the Window Industry?

Aug 7th, 2015

Integrity Windows and Doors has entered into a formal partnership with Brad Pitt’s Make It Right foundation  to supply products for the charity’s construction projects around the country. Founded by Pitt in 2007, Make It Right builds sustainable, affordable homes for people in need.  All Make It Right projects are LEED certified. Read DWM’s June-July issue […]

Why Bonding and Insurance Coverage is Vital to Your Business

Aug 7th, 2015

An upcoming hearing in Louisiana illustrates why door and window contractors must make sure their bonding and insurance coverage is adequate before beginning a job. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports that the Louisiana State Licensing Board for Contractors has subpoenaed officials from 84 Lumber to appear in Baton Rouge for a hearing on Aug. 20 about […]

IBHS Updates Building Code Rating Report for 18 Coastal States

Aug 23rd, 2013

The Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) released a midterm update to its Rating the States Report, which reviews the progress that the 18 most hurricane-prone coastal states along the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Coast have made in strengthening their residential building codes. “As we approach the anniversaries of Hurricanes Andrew […]