17Jul

Acoustical Ceiling Tile Tools: The Essentials for every job



When you're installing an acoustical ceiling tile project, do you have the right tools for the job? Although it can be tempting to simply improvise or mock up your own tools, having the right tool for the task at hand can mean all the difference between quickly completing a high-quality job and providing poor performance with ill-fitting material. But what tools really make the difference when it's time to get the job done? Here's a review of some of the most necessary and productive tools for your acoustical ceiling tile job.

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13Jul

19th Annual Charity Golf Tournament



Join us Thursday, August 17, 2017 for the 19th annual charity golf tournament. This year we are benefiting CHaD (Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth).  Be sure to scroll down and watch last years highlight video that has us itching to get on the green. 

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13Jul

Meet New England's Largest CertainTeed Acoustical Ceiling Tile Distributor



At Wallboard Supply Company, we're always striving to provide our customers with the best possible selection and variety of high-quality building materials. Our goal is to provide your business with everything it needs without having to deal with multiple suppliers, streamlining your materials acquisition process. Recently, we were honored to be recognized as New England's largest acoustical ceiling tile distributor for CertainTeed. This designation allows us to pass on great savings to all our clients while providing them with a better selection of specialty products than we've ever had available in the past. Here's a bit more about what we can offer your project's acoustical ceiling tile needs.

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6Jul

Ceiling Tiles: A Tour of Colors, Material Types and Uses Cases



Ceiling tiles. Though the term brings up a number of mental images, most of them are the same, boring material - 2' by 2' or 4' textured white panels in an office setting. If this isn't how you picture your project, you're not alone! But today's acoustical ceiling tiles provide you with a wide variety of colors, textures, materials and use cases, many of which you may not expect. Here's a quick look at the exciting new varieties available in today's ceiling tiles.

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18May

OSHA 10 and 30 Certification and Refreshers: What's Involved



Construction is a dangerous business. In fact, it accounts for an astounding number of injuries and fatalities every year. But OSHA has developed certifications for a couple of safety programs that can help your business set itself above the competition by proving that you have a stronger dedication to on-the-job safety. In this post, we'll discuss the basics of OSHA 10 and 30 certification and refreshers and what it can do for your business.

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15May

Keeping Your Cool: Roof Ventilation and Ridge Vents



When it comes to ventilation and your home, it's easy to see why it's needed in such moisture-rich areas as the bathroom, kitchen and basement. But what about your roof? Roof ventilation helps your room remain cooler through both the summer and winter, giving your roof a longer lifespan and a much lower risk of damage. But how does this process work and what do you need to know to improve your roof's ventilation? Here's some information to help get you started.

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9May

Mud Season Ahead: How to Keep your Job Site Clean and Safe



If there's one thing you can count on in New England in the spring and early summer, it's that it's going to get muddy. Unfortunately, mud can cause some serious problems, from material damage to slips and falls. It can also flow into sewer systems, gumming up the works, and create a visual blight on the neighborhood. Here are some tips you can implement on how to keep your job site cleaned up and safe even through the mud season.

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8May

Porter Cable Tools: Discover the Power of the Brushless Edge



When you're looking at power tools, have you had the chance to check out the new line of brushless drill/driver and impact drills from Porter Cable? With this new technology, you'll see longer run times, cooler run temps and superior overall performance when compared against other 20V cordless tool systems. Here's a quick look at how these tools are different, where they are better and other information you'll need to make an informed decision.

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6Apr

Wood Frame Windows vs. Vinyl Frame Windows: Which Works for You?



Some decisions in life are easy. Paper or plastic? Cash or charge? Mayo or mustard? But when it comes down to choosing between wood frame and vinyl frame windows, which option is the best choice for your project or situation? We've delved into the matter thoroughly and have the answers you need below.

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5Apr

Repair vs. Replace: When do you need to replace your roof?



Replacing your roof can be an expensive, inconvenient proposition, but going through an endless chain of repairs can be just as frustrating. How do you know when you need to repair your roof and when should you just plan on replacing it? We know you want some answers, so we've provided additional details below on how to inspect your asphalt shingle roof to determine when a quick fix is a good bet and when the entire roof needs to be replaced.

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