Ram Board Blog

This is What You Should Use for Floor Surface Protection

March 4, 2019

When doing major renovations or contracting work, most construction workers want to put some kind of floor surface protection down. It's heavy duty and dirty work, and if the floors have already been installed, you don't want them getting damaged or too dirty while you finish the rest of the project. Sure, you'll clean at the end, but minimizing the wear and tear from items dragging and dirt, mud, and other elements being brought in and out of the area is extremely helpful.

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Becoming a General Contractor: 4 Essential Steps

February 27, 2019

Becoming a contractor isn't for everybody. You have to be an extremely hard worker, good with your hands, and knowledgeable about everything from various tools to structural integrity. If this is something you've always wanted, however, it's probably a perfect career fit.

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4 Quality Products That Ensure Temporary Floor Protection During Construction Projects

February 7, 2019

When it comes to performing any kind of construction project, the flooring underneath needs to be sufficiently protected in order to prevent significant structural damage, which could end up costing a lot of money to replace or repair.

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Floor Protection Tech Has Made Its Way Into the Construction Sector

February 1, 2019

It's nearly impossible to find an industry that hasn't adopted new forms of technology over the last few decades. However, the construction sector, which is one of the most important industries across the globe, hasn't exactly welcomed various forms new tech and innovations -- until now.

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4 Tips to Ensure Safety During Winter Construction Projects

January 03, 2019

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 40% of remodeling activity was minor additions and alterations, 30% was major additions and alterations, and 30% was for maintenance and repairs.

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5 Tips For Performing DIY Construction Projects

December 24, 2018

Do it yourself construction projects might seem a little intimidating at first, but if you know what you're doing and have the necessary equipment, you should be perfectly fine. From ensuring site protection to staying on top of your remodeling budget, make sure you are doing everything you can to have a successful project.

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Construction Outlook: The Importance of Breathability In Floor Protection

December 03, 2018

If you're a homeowner looking to perform some major remodeling tasks, a business owner planning on repairing a part of your building, or a general contractor working in this field, you need to be using breathable floor protection.

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Protective Flooring: The Origin of Ram Boards

November 28, 2018

Inhaling rystalline silica particles can cause serious health concerns, including: kidney disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), lung cancer, and Silicosis, which is an incurable lung disease that can lead to disability and death. Unfortunately, inhaling silica particles is actually quite common -- especially within the construction industry. Roughly 2.3 million people are exposed to silica at work across the United States. And even homeowners performing remodeling jobs are at risk of inhaling these dangerous particles -- that's where floor protection during construction comes in.

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Utilize Ram Board Protective Floor Covering During Your Next Construction Project

November 05, 2018

Construction improvements and remodeling are extremely important for both residential properties and commercial structures. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 30% of remodeling activity was major additions and alterations, 40% was minor additions and alterations, and an additional 30% was for maintenance and repairs.

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3 Advantages of Temporary Floor Protection During Construction Projects

November 01, 2018

Whether you're planning on remodeling your office or are in the process of adding a new room inside your home, it's best to utilize temporary floor protection throughout these construction projects.

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Where Did Ram Board Begin?

October 18, 2018

Developed in 1999, Ram Board was originally designed to protect floors from the heavy demands of the movie industry. It was used on the sets of feature films such as Armageddon, The Hulk, Spider Man, and Pirates of the Caribbean.

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