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Don't Miss Erie Materials Expo 2018!

Don't Miss Erie Materials Expo 2018!

Don't Miss the Building Materials Show of the Year!

Erie Materials Expo '18

 

If you're a trade professional, you won't want to miss the opportunity to learn about the latest building products, see them in use, attend informative seminars, talk with manufacturers' representatives and enjoy great food at Erie Materials Expo '18!

Open to all professional contractors, architects and tradespeople

11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

The Turning Stone Resort & Casino

Verona, NY

 

More than 75 leading building materials brands on display!
Continuous product demonstrations
Free seminars on business, contractor services and current regulations
Valuable door prizes
Manufacturer experts
New products for 2018
Great food

Registration to attend the show is not required but encouraged.
Click here to register.

 

Free contractor seminars

Space is limited, so register early! Click here to sign up.

All seminars will be held in the Cypress meeting rooms just outside the Event Center.
NOTE: Although some seminars begin earlier, the show floor hours are 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.


9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
IRC and NYSECCC Training: Understanding the Building and Energy Codes

This informative four hour training session helps builders, remodelers and other industry professionals understand the International Residential Building Code (IRC) and the New York State Energy Conservation Construction Code (NYSECCC). The session will highlight some of the IRC Code Changes as well as the 2017 Uniform Code Supplement amendments, help attendees understand what they mean and highlight useful reference materials and resources. Additionally, attendees will learn about 2016 changes to NYSECCC then looks at individual prescriptive practices and the building science behind them.

Presenter Kevin Stack works as a builder, building scientist, and eco-literacy educator to teach, support design, and Build in Nature’s Image™. He is founder and CEO of Northeast Natural Homes and Northeast Green Building Consulting, affiliated companies that focus on innovation and sustainability for homes and human-built environments based on building science, biomimicry, resilience and the  sciences of life.

He builds, supports the design, and verifies the performance of innovative and sustainable construction projects, including complex and unique residential, sustainable, affordable and mixed use projects. He is a credentialed LEED for Homes Green Rater, LEED FELLOW and LEED Faculty, a RESNET certified HERS Rater, ICC 700-2012 & 2015 National Green Building Standard Verifier, and Building Performance Institute (BPI) certified Building Analyst and Envelope Professional. He has B.S. degree in Biology and M.S. degree in Sustainable Construction Management.


11:00 a.m. - noon
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Creating Separation from Your Competition

  • Understand the improved profitability of offering higher-end options, versus being forced to compete with low pricing
  • Strategically focus on just a few elements that can position your business for success and help you stand out from your competitors
  • Learn how a simple operational business philosophy with messaging, visuals, web content and a sales approach can provide you with the keys to success
  • Separate yourself from your competition while increasing your leads, raising your profits and positioning your brand and reputation in the top of your marke

Presenter Bobby Parks is a nationally recognized deck, porch, patio, and remodeling contractor who has over 30 years of experience in the industry and delivered over 40 million dollars of residential and commercial deck and porch projects. He has conducted building and business courses at the Remodeling Show, Deck Expo, and Pool Spa & Patio Show, is a contributing editor for Professional Deck Builder Magazine and has been published in Fine Home Building Magazine.
Sponsored by Trex


Noon - 1:00 p.m.
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Marketing Your Business to Consumers

In this seminar we’ll teach you about six proven ideas that will help you enhance your marketing efforts to reach more potential customers. Topics include developing your brand messaging, social media tips, jobsite marketing and more.
Presented by CertainTeed


1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
GreenSky Loan Program

A leader in home improvement financing and trusted by thousands of contractors in the U.S., GreenSky provides consumer financing options to help you close more sales, win larger contracts, and get paid faster. GreenSky offers a broad range of payment plans, high approval rates and credit limits get you to “yes” with more of your customers.

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
OSHA Update with Top Ten Hazards cited in the construction industry, emphasis on fall hazards.

Presented by OSHA’s Ronald Williams

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Save Time & Money With EagleView Reports

Learn how EagleView’s services and solutions will save you time, increase your profits, tighten your bids, increase closing rates and make your job easier.
EagleView is the leading provider of high-resolution aerial imagery and exterior property measurement reports. With a fleet of over 100 Cesna aircrafts flying year round and proprietary, patented 3D technologies, contractors can be sure they have the most up-to-date images and most accurate property measurements available.
Spend your time on what pays: Selling, not measuring!


3:00 - 4:00  p.m.
OSHA Respirable Crystalline Silica: Construction Industry Regulatory Update and Resources

This presentation describes the provision and gives additional details to help employers better understand the requirements of the standard. 
The final rule on Occupational Exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silica, published on March 25, 2016, established a new PEL of 50 µg/m3. It also required other employee protections, such as performing exposure assessments, using exposure control methods, using respiratory protection, offering medical surveillance, developing hazard communication information, and keeping silica-related records.

On-floor product and installation demonstrations by:

  • Andersen Windows Insert (Replacement) Window Solutions
  • Boral TruExterior Siding
  • CertainTeed Icon Composite Siding
  • CertainTeed Individual 5” Sawmill Cedar Impression Shingles
  • CertainTeed STONEfacade
  • DuPont Tyvek
  • DuraLife StepClip
  • Erie Materials Payment Portal
  • Erie Materials Proof of Delivery System
  • Everlast Siding
  • Geocel
  • Grayne Siding
  • Ideal Roofing Junior HF
  • Ideal Roofing Wakefield Bridge
  • IKO
  • Kingspan
  • LP SmartSide/Diamondkote
  • Tapco Tools
  • ThermaTru Door
  • Trex Elevations
  • Versetta Stone

More than 75 brands, companies and organizations will be on display. Several manufacturers will be holding on-floor demonstrations of new products and best installation practices.

  • ABC Metal Roofing
  • Aeratis Porch Flooring
  • AirVent
  • AJC Tools
  • Andersen Windows
  • ATAS
  • Atlantis Rail
  • Benjamin Obdyke
  • Beth Allen
  • Boral TruExterior Siding & Trim
  • Bostitch
  • Carlisle Syntec
  • Carlisle WIP
  • CertainTeed EverNew
  • CertainTeed Roofing
  • CertainTeed Siding
  • ChemLink
  • CNY Home Builders & Remodelers Association
  • Cultured Stone by Boral
  • Custom Logo
  • DaVinci
  • Derby Building Products
  • Diamond Kote
  • Dow
  • DuPont Tyvek
  • DuraLife Decking
  • Eagleview
  • Everlast Siding
  • EverNew Decking & Railing
  • Fairway Railing
  • Fypon
  • Gaco
  • GCP
  • Geocel
  • Goldberg
  • Grayne
  • Greensky
  • HB&G
  • Henkel/OSI
  • Home Builders & Remodelers of Mohawk Valley
  • Huber Engineered Wods
  • Hunter Panels
  • Ideal Roofing
  • IKO Roofing
  • Inspire Roofing
  • James Hardie
  • Karnak
  • Kingspan
  • Koma
  • Levi's
  • Lomanco
  • Low-E Northeast
  • LP Smartside
  • Malco
  • Marathon
  • Mastic Siding
  • Merchant and Evans
  • Mid-America
  • Mindshare LLC
  • MMI Door
  • NEG Building Products
  • OMG
  • OSHA
  • Owens Corning
  • Paradigm Windows
  • People Ready
  • Plastpro
  • Ply Gem Stone
  • Ply Gem Windows
  • Polar Industries
  • Prestige Cedar Decking
  • Raptor
  • Reeb
  • RLS
  • Schlage
  • Securock
  • Simpson Doors
  • Soprema
  • Tapco
  • The Foundry
  • ThermaTru
  • Trex
  • Trimline Windows
  • Upstate Printing
  • vegetali.d
  • Velux
  • Versetta Stone by Boral
  • Versico
  • Viwinco Windows
  • Vytec Siding
  • Wild Hog