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Learn more about the building products, services, and solutions available at Talbert Building Supply.

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Get to Know Us: Our Favorite Places to Visit in Clemmons, NC

Clemmons is a village in Forsyth County, North Carolina, just outside Winston-Salem, and it’s home to one of Talbert’s newest branch locations. Despite its size, Clemmons offers residents and visitors quite a few things to see and do. Here are a few ways you can explore the Village of Clemmons and what you need to know before visiting.

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Team Spotlight: Estimating & EWP Design

Efficiency has always been a priority for construction projects, and with the volatility of today’s supply chains, projects need to go as smoothly as possible. To support our customers at Talbert Building Supply and facilitate more efficient projects, we have a secret weapon: our Estimating & EWP Design Team.

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Premium Brand Spotlight: Boise Cascade EWP

Your project’s success is at the heart of Talbert Difference — in fact, our business was built on a foundation of service and high-performing solutions for builders. Finding those solutions and products can be a challenge in today’s growing construction industry, but premium brands like Boise Cascade are here to offer support.

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Consumer Trends: What Builders Need to Know About Aging in Place

There’s an increasing trend in homebuilding that can’t be ignored — homeowners who want to be able to age-in-place in their homes. In order to meet demand, there are a few things builders can bring to the table when their customers need a home in which they can truly settle down.

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Get to Know Us: Our Favorite Places to Visit in Clarksville, VA

The town of Clarksville, Virginia offers residents and visitors plenty to enjoy all year round. Whether you’re a fishing fanatic, farming enthusiast, or a history buff, the charming, lakefront town has something for everyone to love.

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Is Your Home Winter-Ready?

Getting your home ready for winter is a great step towards protecting it before severe weather and freezing temperatures hit. Not only will winter-proofing your home help reduce any damage from winter storms, but it will also help you financially.

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10 Top Careers in the Building Materials Industry

The world of construction is an evolving one: Here are 10 top careers in the industry and what’s required if you’re interested in jumping into this exciting environment.

A view of downtown Durham, NC, showcasing several downtown buildings, some of which are historic, and some modern.

Get to Know Us: Our Favorite Places to Visit in Durham, NC

The city of Durham has something for everyone, whether you’re a homeowner or just passing through town. This North Carolina hotspot is home to award-winning restaurants, beautiful scenery, two universities, and one of our Talbert locations.

Grey LP SmartSide siding on house.

Product Spotlight: LP® SmartSide®

Exterior design can make a huge impact on the value of your home, and Talbert is proud to offer customers some of the best exterior siding products available today. LP® SmartSide® has been a long-time favorite with Talbert and the clients we serve.

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Meet Our Installed Sales & Services Team

From our lumber industry beginnings to the variety of customers and products we have today, our family-owned business is committed to delivering the Talbert Difference every day.