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Safety Stock and Inventory Management

You have a facility or warehouse where you keep items needed to run your business. It’s where you keep abrasives, adhesives, sealants, tools, and more. Imagine running out of those items, one that’s critical to what you make or build. Your business may grind to a halt, waiting until you can source that needed inventory.  …

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How to Choose the Right Window and Door Foam

In window installation, the rough opening is the most challenging opening to seal. With complex surfaces and imprecise dimensions, they really do exemplify the term “rough” in the rough opening. It becomes a challenge to seal the varying gaps around a highly engineered and precisely dimensioned window or door into a space that, shall we say, is…

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Tackle Difficult Sanding With Ease

What makes the woodworking world go round? (Okay, besides a lathe.) There are different sizes and dimensions for wood-crafted jobs with varying types of wood. Furniture, windows, doors, cabinets, railings, and more have curves and ornate designs that make these products beautiful. But these designs and styles can create sanding challenges.   We have some recommendations on which products and options to use for your…

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Biden Administration Focuses on Safety

President Biden was sworn into office on January 20, 2021, but even before he took office, he was promising several executive actions that could impact businesses throughout the U.S. to protect workers against COVID-19 (otherwise known as the coronavirus). As Bloomberg noted, one of the first executive orders signed was asking OSHA (Occupational Safety and…

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Door and Window Installations

Door and window installations are the bread and butter for construction companies and general contractors. New construction and replacing windows and doors can be lucrative. But the industry is highly competitive. How can you differentiate your business from your competition to get those good-paying jobs? And how can you keep installation for your windows and doors low?   Flashing and sealants help give your customers the…

Zak Sylvester Joins Lane Supply Company

Lane Supply Company (Lane) is excited to announce the addition of Zak Sylvester to our sales team. Zak is our newest Outside Sales Representative. Hailing from Milwaukee, Wisconsin – ironically near where our office is in New Berlin, Wisconsin – Zak has been selling industrial supplies and equipment for five years, specializing in manufacturing, construction,…

Lane Supply Holdings Acquires Finish Systems

DENVER – July 2017 – Lane Supply Holdings, LLC d/b/a Lane Supply Company (Lane), announced the acquisition of Finish Systems. For the last 30-plus years, Finish Systems has provided paint-related supplies and equipment to people and organizations across the United States from New Berlin, Wisconsin. With the strategic acquisition of Finish Systems, Lane strengthens its…

Lane Supply Holdings Acquires Palmetto Compressors, Inc. and Fountain Inn Mechanical, Inc.

FOR RELEASE January 19, 2021 DENVER – January 19, 2021 – Today, Lane Supply Holdings, LLC d/b/a Lane Supply Company (Lane), announced the acquisition of both Palmetto Compressors, Inc. and Fountain Inn Mechanical, Inc. (Palmetto Compressors). For the last 20 years, Palmetto Compressors has served as the leading distributor and installation company of KAESER Compressors…

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Countertop Fabrication, Finishing, and Installations = Products

If you’re in the countertop business as a fabricator, you’re doing a lot of countertop manufacturing, finishing, and installations these days. The market is hot because, as you know. Beyond home improvements and house-flips, some homes need new countertops after natural disasters such as hurricanes, fires, flooding, and earthquakes. In some areas of the country – such as where Lane Supply Company is…