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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.

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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.

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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.

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

Are you located near the communities of Piedmont Triad, Moore County, Chatham County, or any of the surrounding cities and towns in that area? Then the Talbert Building Supply location in Asheboro, NC, is ready to serve you! We opened in 2015, taking over the former Hedgecock Building Supply store, and we have enjoyed getting to know the community and seeing all that the area has to offer.

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Outdoor Living Product Spotlight: SCREENEZE, Eze-Breeze, and the UpSide Deck Ceiling

As spring moves into summer and temperatures continue to climb, North Carolina and Southern Virginia residents are looking for ways to enjoy the beauty of the season while staying comfortable in the hot humidity.

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7 Outdoor Living Trends to Inspire You in 2021

Outdoor hangouts are a tried and true pastime in North Carolina and Southern Virginia. With summer quickly approaching, calendars will start to be filled with backyard cookouts and cornhole tournaments. Now’s the time to start helping your clients plan their perfect outdoor space!