Building Materials and Supplies
McGraw-Hill Construction Sweets Network Building Product Information, CAD Details and 3 Part Specs. is a great source of all kinds of building materials information. Below are a few sources I've wanted to keep handy for some of my research.
I found these 3M tapes at Home Depot in Pittsfield MA
- 3M™ 2242 Linerless Electrical Rubber Tape
- Scotch® Super 33+ Vinyl Electrical Tape
- Scotch 2000 Electrician's Bundling Tape - a vinyl tape like duct tape but without the cloth - excellent
Vintage Copper cupolas, finials, roof vents, and gable end vents
Some people carry a roll of Eternabond sealing tape for making emergency leak repairs. I have yet to try this material but it comes highly recommended.
Best Materials carries a complete line of Eternabond RoofSeal White, RV Roof Repair Tape, Miracle RV Tape, Roof Leak Repair Tape at competitive prices.
Ventaxia Ventilation for Every Situation
- asapheat.com - a source of Orbis gas heaters
- BioBricks - compressed wood "bricks" for use in conventional wood stoves.