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7 Hot Products from IBS 2013: Day 1

7 Hot Products from IBS 2013: Day 1

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    Amvic made the foam in its insulated concrete forms thicker for a more energy-efficient product that also buffers against noise.
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    Homax's Pro Grade Wall Texture offers a full range of interior textures across a variety of applications at just the squeeze of a trigger. The tool adjusts both pattern and pressure for optimal results. 



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    This deadbolt by Schlage utilizes a motorized deadbolt and can be operated from a cell phone or computer. Its fingerprint-resistant touch interface protects the user's access code.


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    This mid-century modern Escala pendant from Kichler Lighting is in line with current building trends that move away from two-story foyers and back to 9-foot ceilings. The semi-flush ceiling fixture was designed by Jeff Dross.
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    Masonite's Torrefied wood door collection is "built strong to resist warping, twisting, rotting, and delamination." Capitalizing on the trend toward heat-modified wood, the doors (available in four species) serve to eliminate many of the concerns homeowners have about wood doors.


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    This Panasonic cordless drill can accommodate 14.4 or 18 voltage battery packs and beats the 4 amp hour industry standard with a 4.2Ah battery.
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    Fomo's new High Flow Technology sprayfoam insulation alters the chemical structure of standard pour-in-place polyurethane foams, and features a 30-foot depth capacity that is nearly three times the capacity of traditional foams. The sprayfoam cures in two minutes (slower than traditional foam which can set in 30 seconds) to reach deeper into decks and crevices.



The 2013 International Builders' Show in Las Vegas is now in full swing, and the show floor is packed with vendors offering the latest products in everything from lighting to security and all that's in between. Here are a few of the offerings that caught our eye on the first day of the show.