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Builders FirstSource

Builders Exchange of Michigan: As a supplier, what products does your company provide to the construction industry? Don Tucker: Builders FirstSource is the nation's largest supplier of value-added components and structural building products. We...

Steel Industry Impact: Costs & Lead Times

By Travis Mikulenas, Director of Primary Steel Procurement at Bradford White Many in the steel industry will describe its cyclical pricing swings like people talk about the weather here in Michigan; If you do not like the current situation just...

Socially Distant Customer Service

 There is no question that the past year has had a significant and lasting impact on the construction industry. From industry shutdowns to increased personal protective equipment use, the construction sector has witnessed and continues to witness,...

Your Source for Advertising This Spring

Make The Source, Your source for advertising this Spring! What’s The Source? It’s our Spring magazine, which highlights the May 2021 school bond proposals, recaps the November 2020 bond vote, and features articles from industry experts about school...
Getting Started with BX

Getting Started with BX

Happy New Year! I am excited to jumpstart 2021 with a new monthly article series focused on Member Engagement. In this series, I will highlight one or more aspects of your membership and help grow your knowledge of our website and the many benefits...

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Matrix Consulting Engineers

Matrix Consulting Engineers

Builders Exchange of Michigan: How did Matrix Consulting Engineers get its name? Jake Bosworth: We actually hired a marketing company to give us our name. BX: What are your company's long-term goals? JB: We'd like to grow our company have more...

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2020 Year in Review

2020 Year in Review

View or download the 2020 Year in Review Slideshow here.     Event Highlights 02.25.20 | Brews, Builders & Benefits 97 registered   Pivoting During COVID-19 BX Staff was able to transition to working off-site during the two-month...

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December 2020: On Your Radar

December 2020: On Your Radar

December 2020: On Your Radar features a new $12.75 million headquarters building, a new outpatient surgery center, & more! NEW HEALTH REHABILITATION AND NURSING HOME CENTER / Project ID 2020-27D8 This $32 million, 100,000 square foot facility...

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Lindsay Alldaffer Earley

Lindsay Alldaffer Earley

Builders Exchange of Michigan: How did you earn your first dollar? Lindsay Alldaffer-Earley: I earned my first dollar from my dad when I was around 3 or 4. He was a semi-truck driver and part of his routine was to polish the wheels. I was little...

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Keeping Michigan Schools Safe

Keeping Michigan Schools Safe

Places of education accounted for 20.6% of active shooter incidents between 2000 and 2018, according to statistics from the Federal Bureau of Investigations. Over the last 20 years, realizing the need for updated security measures and the...

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MetroNet

MetroNet

Builders Exchange of Michigan: What are your MetroNet's long term goals? Sarah Hibbard: We are committed to bringing state of the art communication services to the communities we live in - at affordable rates. BX: What is MetroNet's biggest...

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