Products 09/08/2010 Material Removal: New Accessories Fit Sawzall and Hackzall Recip Saws Milwaukee Electric Tool has introduced two scraper blades and a grout-removal tool that are compatible with all Sawzall and Hackzall Recip Saws. The scraper blades are available in both 11/2-in. and 3-in. sizes and can be used for removing linoleum flooring, adhesives, paint, drywall mud, rust and other materials. The carbide-grit grout-removal tool can remove grout from 1/8-in. up to 3/4-in. in width. The scraper blades and the grout-removal tool all feature a corrosion-resistant coating. Milwaukee Electric Tool Corp.; 800-729-3878; www.milwaukeetool.com Concrete Floor Grinder: Polishing Power The UltraGrind
The market is generally healthy and steadily growing, and margins are up for large specialty contractors. Further, advances in design tools and owner demand for collaboration are giving subcontractors a seat at the table early on in projects.