Atlanta Glass and Mirror Greenville EmployeesConstruction Resources, Inc. announces a collaborative acquisition of products and services between Atlanta Glass and Mirror, Inc. and H2H Installed Solutions – Greenville, LLC. As of Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, H2H – Greenville became Atlanta Glass and Mirror Greenville.

“H2H is very grateful for the support from customers and associates,” said Gifford Shaw, president of H2H – Greenville. “Atlanta Glass and Mirror’s quality reputation will benefit our company by bringing it to the next level of customer service and providing more opportunities for our associates.”

Based in Decatur, Georgia, Atlanta Glass and Mirror has been serving the Atlanta area’s glass and specialty needs for over 14 years, and it looks forward to serving the South Carolina extension just as faithfully with the same great service.

“I am very excited with the opportunity we have here in Greenville,” explained Joseph Horne, owner of Atlanta Glass and Mirror. “I inherited a great staff and a very good customer base for us to build on.”

Atlanta Glass and Mirror Greenville will offer glass, framed and frameless mirrors, framed and frameless shower enclosures, wire and custom melamine shelving, shutters, door hardware and accessories, bath hardware, as well as window and porch screens.

The company’s Lexington, South Carolina satellite warehouse opened in January 2012, providing outstanding service and jobs to the area. Atlanta Glass and Mirror believes that its Greenville branch will be a welcome addition to the area as well.

“We have a total of 93 employees between Atlanta, Lexington and Greenville, allowing us to cover North Georgia and South Carolina,” stated Horne. “2014 has been a busy year for us, and I feel that we have positioned ourselves with an experienced staff of installers, office personnel, warehouse staff and sales team that have been able to handle the growth that we hope to be part of.”

For more information on the products and services offered by Atlanta Glass & Mirror, visit www.CRHomeUSA.com.

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Antonette CopelandConstruction Resources knows just how important, and how incredibly difficult, getting the right touch of style can be. As we help build and design your office or home, we want to provide materials that are more than just functional—we want you to have a beautiful and artistic place to work and live. With that in mind, Construction Resources is excited to announce Antonette Copeland as our new Design Center Director!

A native New Yorker, Antonette holds a degree in mass media arts from Clark Atlanta University and has worked in and around Atlanta for the last decade gaining professional experience and—we hope—at least a little bit of Peach State pride. Read More→

Sarah TaylorConstruction Resources is proud to announce a new addition to our team! Sarah Taylor is joining us as an assistant custom home coordinator.

Sarah assists our executives in preparing quotes and estimates, and she is responsible for fostering strong working relationships with remodelers, builders and retail homeowners across the region. Sarah also works directly with our clients, walking them through the selection process as they choose materials and styles for natural stone, glass and cultured marble.

Sarah is excited to increase her depth of knowledge in the industry, particularly to gain familiarity with the products and services we offer. Read More→

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Cambria Celebration Construction Resources, Inc. announces its upcoming Cambria New Design Launch on Thursday, September 25th at 224 Rio Circle, Decatur, Georgia. The company will introduce 20 new Cambria designs along with new “Jumbo”-sized slabs that are currently in stock at its CR Home Design Centers. Additionally, attendees will be able to enjoy food, refreshing cocktails and live music by Francisco Vidal.

“We are excited to show our customers Cambria’s 20 new designs from its countertop collection,” explained Mitch Hires, co-owner of Construction Resources. “Each design was made with the highest quality of quartz and looks gorgeous. Customers will also appreciate both the fact that these countertops are affordable and highly durable.”

Added to the current Marble, Desert and Waterstone Collections, the new countertop designs, such as the Fairbourne, Ramsey, Manchester, Dunmore, Kirkstead and Nevern, bring Cambria’s design palette to a total of 109 designs.

The Fairbourne and Ramsey from the Marble Collection are inspired by the classic look of marble and offer upscale elegance. The Manchester, Dunmore and Kirkstead from the Desert Collection feature monochrome foundations that are subtle and sophisticated. Lastly, the Nevern from the Waterstone Collection portrays the ever-changing relationship between sand and rocky shores.

Guests can also view Cambria’s new “Jumbo”-sized slabs at the event. With 60 total square feet per slab, Construction Resources will be able to improve yield, facilitate color-matching, minimize seams and optimize design capabilities during installation. Currently, the company has Bradshaw, Devon, Fieldstone and New Quay “Jumbo”-sized slabs in.

For more information about Cambria and other home specialty products that Construction Resources provides, visit www.CRHomeUSA.com.

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Stacy SaghiniWith over eight years at Atlanta Glass & Mirror, Stacy Saghini has made her mark on Construction Resources, and we are proud to call her one of our own. A self-described “gofer,” Stacy is a jack-of-all-trades at work with experience in the field and the office, giving her a holistic understanding of the business.

Currently, Stacy serves as assistant to Joseph Horne (Jody), owner of Atlanta Glass & Mirror, as well as providing support in customer service, sales, accounting, human resources, and personally handling design, ordering and scheduling for all custom closet orders.

“Stacy is like having another arm for me,” said Jody. “I can be looking for something, and she will have it in my hand in no time!” Read More→

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Calacatta Cremino White MarbleConstruction Resources’ Atlanta Kitchen just stocked up on white marble countertops, and we are excited for their future installs. If you are thinking about white marble for your home or project, here is the run down on the material.

First off, marble is a classic choice because of its soft tone on tone color scheme that creates a sophisticated look. Additionally, softer than many types of countertops, marble requires only a little bit of care and maintenance. This makes it a prime investment for any kitchen or bath.

White marble brings luxury to these different spaces. All the way from Italy, our white marble pieces boast a variety of colors.

•    Calacatta Cremino features a soft, creamy white background and warm veining.
•    Calacatta Fine Vein features a white background with dark and light grey veins.
•    Calacatta Carrara features a creamy background with heavy light grey coloring.
•    Calacatta Ondulato features a white background with dark and thick grey veins.Bianco Venatino White Marble
•    Bianco Venatino features a crisp, vibrant white background with thin veining.

Each piece was inspected by our experts and is ready to impress you. Stop by Atlanta Kitchen today to view them in person. Or, if you are looking for other countertop options, check out this blog post about quartz, granite and quartzite!

For more information about the products we offer, visit www.crhomeusa.com.

2014 Dove ShootLast weekend was the perfect start to dove hunting season! Mitch and Sonny Hires, owners of Construction Resources, hosted their 31st annual dove shoot on Saturday, September 6.

Held at the Hires’ family farm in Good Hope, Georgia, the event started at 11:30 a.m. with a catered lunch. Then, from 1 to 6:30 p.m., attendees were able to practice their shooting skills in the fields.

The dove shoot was not all about sportsmanship; though, it was also about spreading the word about Alliance for Lung Cancer, an organization near and dear to Mitch and Sonny’s hearts since the passing of their father, Fred Hires, Sr.

Alliance for Lung Cancer is dedicated to saving lives and advancing research by empowering those living with and at risk for lung cancer. The organization conducts nationwide education campaigns about the disease, offers personalized support through dedicated staff members and advocates for increased lunch cancer research funding. To learn more or to make donations in Mitch and Sonny’s father’s name, visit www.alcase.org.

If you missed the event, meet Mitch, Sonny and the rest of the Construction Resources team at the Cambria Celebration on Thursday, September 25. You’ll be able to see the brand new Cambria designs and enjoy a delicious lunch from a variety of food trucks, snack on popsicles or poptails (made from tasty alcoholic beverages) from King of Pops and listen to music from live bands. The event will be held at 224 Rio Circle in Decatur from noon to 8 p.m.

To find out more about Construction Resources, visit www.crhomeusa.com.

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Cambria As a proud partner, we are beyond excited to announce that Cambria has introduced “Jumbo”-sized slabs!

With these 65.5” by 132” (60 total square feet per slab), we will now be able to improve yield, facilitate color-matching, minimize seams and optimize design capabilities for your projects. That means you will be able to create even more beautiful spaces in kitchens and baths than before!

Plus, the slabs come in all 109 Cambria designs, including the company’s six new designs. Featuring light, medium, dark, marbled, varied and neutral design palettes with 19 edge options, there is something unique for each of your project needs.  Read More→

Fall Atlanta Home ShowConstruction Resources’ Builders Floor Covering and Tile is excited about exhibiting at this weekend’s 31st Annual Fall Atlanta Home Show at the Cobb Galleria Centre!

Georgia’s largest fall home show, the Centre transforms with over 300 vendors, taking up an equivalent of three football fields of space, to create a one-stop-shop for all of your home improvement needs. Featuring kitchens, baths, gutters, shutters, windows, doors, siding, roofing and more, including an Outdoor Living Expo, you will find it all.

Builder Floor Covering and Tile’s booth, their largest one ever, is sure to be a hit just like their award-winning “Best Booth” at the 36th Annual Spring Atlanta Home Show. They will have Mohawk, Cambria and many other popular products on display that you won’t want to miss. Plus, you can sign-up for an in-home measurement for a chance to win a FREE carpet installation! Read More→

Cambria Experience Trip Last week’s Cambria Experience Trip in Minneapolis was a success! Led by Atlanta Kitchen Director of Cambria Sales Leah Carson and Cambria GA Market Representative Blake Belue, all had a fantastic time.

From seeing the Minnesota Twins win an afternoon baseball game against the Cleveland Indians to enjoying cocktails at the Cambria Design Gallery on 7th Avenue, the first day was packed through with fun. Attendees even got to see all of the different applications that Cambria can be fabricated in. Then, the group feasted on a delicious dinner at Seven Steakhouse and Sushi.

On the second day, attendees ventured to the Cambria Production Facility in Le Seour, Minnesota. All loved the plant tour and seeing the slabs and jumbo slabs being made. The tour was followed by delicious oven-baked pizza at Friendly Confines. Then, the group took a tour of the Cambria FabShop.

Though the group had a lot to see in just two days, they all got to experience the family-owned company of Cambria and see first-hand how it produces its quartz countertops, known for their strength, durability and elegance.  That’s why Atlanta Kitchen hopes to do another Cambria Experience Trip soon!

Read about the first trip here. Then, find more information on Cambria and Atlanta Kitchen, Inc. by visiting www.crhomeusa.com.

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