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19 10, 2017

Maximize Your Backyard Space With These Techo-Bloc Inspiration Tips

By |October 19th, 2017|Techo-Bloc|0 Comments

If you're like many NJ homeowners, you've got a nice sized backyard. Unless you've maximized the design of your property, though, all of that space is probably going to waste. We're here to tell you that it doesn't have to be that way. Techo-Bloc makes it easy for you to design and construct a beautiful [...]

19 10, 2017

The Best Way to Work Thin Stone Veneer Into Your Property

By |October 19th, 2017|Blog, Veneer|0 Comments

Love the look of natural stone but don’t feel it’s exactly the right fit for your needs? Whether full-sized natural stone is too costly or too heavy and bulky for you to work with, there’s no reason why you shouldn’t be able to enjoy all of the beauty that it has to offer. Thin stone [...]

12 09, 2017

Which Sand is Best for Paver Joints?

By |September 12th, 2017|Sand|0 Comments

Pavers are a great way to update the look of your property while also providing a sturdy surface to entertain. The installation of pavers requires specific tools and materials, most important of which is the sand used to join the pavers together. In fact, sand is utilized twice during the installation process Sand acts as a [...]

9 09, 2017

How To Clean Pavers Around a Pool

By |September 9th, 2017|Pavers|0 Comments

If your backyard has a pool, chances are that your house is the local hot spot for swimming and getting together during the summer months. Before you can allow your friends, neighbors and family to make use of your swimming pool, you need to feel confident that the deck pavers are in tip-top condition. Pavers that [...]

8 09, 2017

It Is with Great Sorrow That We Announce the Unexpected Passing of Harry Lutz

By |September 8th, 2017|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

On Wednesday, September 6th, a loving wife lost her husband, two young children lost their father and we lost a valued member of our team. Harry will be greatly missed and remembered fondly. Harry joined Braen Supply in early 2013 as a regional salesman. He excelled at his career, driven by a natural competitive nature [...]

30 08, 2017

Can Thin Veneer Be Installed Over Existing Brick or Block?

By |August 30th, 2017|Blog, Veneer|0 Comments

Brick and stone are timeless building materials that have been used for centuries in residential, commercial and other structures. In the 1960s, it was common for homeowners and other property owners to cover unsightly brick fireplaces or unattractive interior and exterior brick walls with paint or tile on brick. Today, thin stone veneer acts as [...]

30 08, 2017

Why You Shouldn’t Buy Pavers at Lowes & Home Depot

By |August 30th, 2017|Pavers|0 Comments

When it comes to pavers and other home construction materials, many consumers are tempted to shop at big-box retailers like Lowe's and Home Depot. While these stores do offer a wide range of materials at relatively low prices, they aren't the best place to shop for concrete and clay paver products. What you might save in [...]

25 08, 2017

The Truth about Paver Patio Cost & Outdoor Living

By |August 25th, 2017|Outdoor Living, Pavers|0 Comments

If you're ready to install the paver patio of your dreams, you'll need to know exactly what goes into planning, installing and completing the project. Yes, paver patios are a fabulous, low-cost investment that are easy to budget for, but you'll only be fully prepared to get started when you understand everything involved with your [...]

24 08, 2017

Thin Brick Veneer vs. Thin Stone Veneer

By |August 24th, 2017|Veneer|0 Comments

Stone and thin brick veneers allow home and business owners to enjoy the look of stone or brick building accents, without the significant expense of materials and labor. In addition to providing a beautiful look, the pocket of air created between the veneer layer and the surface of the building provide an extra layer of [...]

23 08, 2017

The Thin Stone Veneer Styles NJ Homeowners Are Raving About

By |August 23rd, 2017|Veneer|0 Comments

Thin stone veneers are trending right now in New Jersey and its surrounding areas. Natural stone has long been a staple in the construction of New England home exteriors and interiors, so it’s only natural that you would be passionate about incorporating this look into your home’s design. Unfortunately, natural stone and even full stone [...]