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Minneapolis Veterans Home Building- Air Barrier Case Study 5
Minneapolis Veterans Home Building (Case Study)

The Final Phase of a Long-Term Project to Serve Veterans. Updating and modernizing this important facility, which is depended upon by those who have sacrificed so much.

Working to Preserve America’s Waterways (Case Study)

Challenge: During heavy rain and snow storms, the existing waste water systems in Toledo are often overtaxed. The result is an overflow of sewage and polluted storm water into the Maumee and Ottawa rivers, Swan Creek and Lake Erie beyond...

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University of Arizona Bioresearch Laboratory

Project earned LEED Gold certification.

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East Boston Neighborhood Health Center for Maverick Square

Project attained LEED Silver certification.

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About W. R. Meadows

W. R. MEADOWS, INC. designs, manufactures and markets high quality products and systems for today’s construction professionals. Products are sold through our authorized distribution network. We have multiple branch locations throughout North America, and our products are available in overseas markets as well.

Our products cover every facet of the construction industry – from protecting and sealing concrete, expansion joints, and concrete restoration, to blocking the ingress of moisture through the building envelope, we’re there.

We remain committed to producing high quality products and systems that meet or exceed the latest EPA standards and guidelines.

Continuity is the secret of our company leadership and success
We’ve been a family-owned and operated company, serving the needs of the concrete construction industry, since 1926.

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Seal and Enhance the Natural Beauty of Decorative Substrates

DECRA-SEAL NATURAL from W. R. MEADOWS offers a unique water-repellent formulation that also enhances the appearance of the substrate without compromising its natural features with an artificial gloss. Low-VOC DECRA-SEAL NATURAL is a water-based non-film forming waterproofing sealer that penetrates deeply into the substrate surface to help repel water intrusion with a strong chemical bond.…

11 March 2019

How to Minimize Concrete Cracking due to Expansion and Contraction

Concrete cracks for a variety of reasons. Increased volume, temperature, and or/moisture all lead to concrete expansion and contraction which causes unsightly and destructive cracking in concrete. With the use of expansion joints, the damage caused by concrete movement can be lessened by allocating predetermined space for the expansion and contraction to occur. W. R.…

25 February 2019

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NEW FROM W. R. MEADOWS – AIR-SHIELD ALUMINUM FLASHING

New from W. R. MEADOWS comes AIR-SHIELD ALUMINUM FLASHING self-adhering, roll-type flexible membrane flashing with an aluminum facer. This nominally 40-mil thick product is an air, vapor, and liquid moisture barrier. When properly applied, AIR-SHIELD ALUMINUM FLASHING reduces the risk of rot and mold development. AIR-SHIELD ALUMINUM FLASHING provides protection against water infiltration in critical…

14 March 2019

GLENN TENCH APPOINTED TO VICE PRESIDENT OF SALES AND MARKETING

W. R. MEADOWS is proud to announce the promotion of Glenn Tench to vice president, sales and marketing.  Glenn previously held the position of director of marketing, having held this position since 2003.  As the newly appointed vice president of sales and marketing, Glenn will oversee the entire sales and marketing functions of the company…

15 January 2019

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3 recent developments in ‘constructuring’

Construction’s rate of increasing efficiency from one year to the next sits at the bottom of the charts, averaging just 1% annually over the past two decades compared with 2.8% for the total economy, McKinsey & Co. found. The manufacturing sector, meanwhile, grew by 3.6% and could be a perfect role model to the construction…

11 March 2019

Why Air Barriers are Important for Your Building Project

Is your firm embarking on a big renovation project or build? You need to consider many different things when planning a new build. One such thing which can be overlooked if you are not careful is the air leakage and the effect moisture can have on the building if left unchecked. Let’s take a look…

4 March 2019

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