New Reveal 2018

Take a look below at some of the new products and services featured at BRS.


New Color: Patina Gray and New Hollow Box Beam


Our new Forever Barnwood color, Patina Gray, was created to replicate the weathered silver patina on an unpainted barn. Our new box beams are light, durable and feature a revolutionary corner lock miter while still retaining all of the features (circle saw marks - cow rub) of our solid beams. Available in any length.


Shou Sugi Ban


Manomin Resawn Timbers has modernized the 18th century Japanese shou sugi ban process to create high performance, one-of-a-kind products. The techniques can vary greatly in aesthetics from a fully charred black to a light, subtle gray. Shou sugi ban products are used for accent walls, paneling, ceilings and more.

With continual experiments on charring techniques and finishes, Manomin Resawn Timbers is committed to working with builders, architects and designers to create projects that highlight the wood’s natural beauty and sustainability. 



certainteed siding | booth #4005

STONEfacade™ is the affordable alternative to traditional masonry work, a luxurious exterior upgrade that will work within any of your customers' budgets. It's a panelized system that takes less time and material to install vs. custom masonry installation. A great fit for today's exterior mix-and match trend.


DekPro EFFEX Lighting

absolute distribution, inc. | booth #2028

High performance LED lighting for DekPro Prestige aluminum railing as well as other railing systems. Post caps with band lights and down lights. Side post lights and stair riser lights available spring 2018.


Revolutionary Porch Windows

porchwerx, llc | Booth #2120

We will be displaying a newly patented porch window that features retractable top and bottom screens and expansive dual sash glass panels framed with high-quality, powder-coated aluminum frames. Available in both standard and custom sizes for openings up to 8' tall and 6' wide. Our product will transform your porch into a new kind of living space where the brilliance of nature takes center stage. A whole new way to porch!


LifeRoom – Sunroom

minnesota rusco, inc. | Booth #5080

LifeRoom can transform any dull, ordinary backyard into an amazing outdoor haven that directly reflects your personal style. Now your friends and family will look on in awe, as you pick up LifeRoom's remote control and raise or lower the fully automated screens to create the ultimate environment for entertaining, watching movies or just plain relaxing. Enjoy your own backyard like never before. If that isn't enough, you'll be happy to know that a LifeRoom adds extra living space and can increase the value of your home. Adding a LifeRoom to your home instantly affords you the incomparable freedom to once again enjoy the romance and beauty of the great outdoors, right in your own backyard. LifeRoom can instantly adjust to your mood and Mother Nature's. With the screens up, LifeRoom is a wide open sanctuary. Want a little privacy? Just lower the side screens. If the bugs come out... relax and just lower all the screens and enjoy the beauty of your own backyard without having to worry about anything... ever again. LifeRoom will be your new favorite romantic restaurant, and you'll never need a reservation.


Longboard Siding

alside supply center | Booth #2074

Longboard is a woodgrained aluminum extruded siding and soffit system used in residential and commercial construction. With over 25 different woodgrains and custom color options available, Longboard leads the cladding industry with a true wood look without the maintenance.


ICON Composite Siding

certainteed siding | booth #4005

With the beauty of authentic cedar planks and the durability that goes beyond natural wood and fiber cement boards, ICON adds performance that withstands the elements, harsh conditions and the test of time. ICON is a revolutionary new product that offers unmatched speed and ease of installation, helping you create structures that stand throught the years.


Pinkwood Fire Rated I-Joists

hallmark building supplies, inc. | Booth #5065

Zuri® Premium Decking by Royal is a premium PVC decking material offering the look of exotic timber. Zuri® is low maintenance and creates an outdoor space that will be the envy of the neighborhood. Engineered to be resistant to scratches, stains, color fading, slips and moisture, no other decking looks as amazing and lasts as long as Zuri®

GAF E360

GAF MATERIALS | Booth #2099

GAF E360 transforms smartphone photos of any home to a fully measured, customizable 3D model so you can save time measuring, provide an accurate estimate and help homeowners easily visualize what the final project will look like.


northstar associates | Booth #5101

Kingspan Kooltherm offers an extensive range of premium performance insulation products for wall, floor, soffit / structural ceiling and concrete sandwich wall system applications. It has a fiber–free rigid thermoset phenolic insulation core that resists both moisture and water vapor ingress, and exhibits excellent fire performance.

New Designs, Legend Of Cambria Movie

cambria | Booth #3020

Duralife Decking

cedar siding, inc. | Booth #2061

The new game breaker in decking installation. Step clip system by Duralife decking.

Architect Series Reserve

pella windows & doors | Booth #5084

New hardware for patio and entry doors, new Architect Series Reserve and contemporary lines.

Feelswarm Countertop Heater

granite-tops, llc | Booth #5057

ZIP R Sheathing | ZIP Roof | Subfloor Adhesive | Liquid Flashing | Stretch Tape

huber engineered woods | Booth #5120

Johns Manville CladStone Mineral Wool

Johns manville | Booth #2012

VELUX Active

velux skylights | Booth #3003

VELUX Active - Smart Home Technology

Solar Powered Night light for Sun Tunnel Tubular Skylight


Nuvo Whole Home Audio System

robinson lighting | booth #3046

Nuvo, the award-winning product line of Legrand, specializes in advanced whole home audio systems and solutions that deliver a truly unparalleled listening experience. With a deep-seated passion for music and an audio lineage reaching back to 1924, Nuvo was born of the Kustom Home Sound brand, the same company that delivered stage amplification for professional musicians ranging from Johnny Cash to Quiet Riot. Today, Nuvo continues to deliver innovative, high performing products for professional home audio installations.

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Reveal Imaging Porcelain Tile

JERRY'S FLOOR STORE | booth #2123

Quartetto - Glazed Porcelain with Reveal Imaging


Integrity All Ultrex Dark Interior Finishes

marvin windows and doors | Booth #5064

Integrity Windows and Doors will now offer both Bronze and Ebony interior finishes on All Ultrex windows and doors – an ideal option for builders who are interested in the growing dark-interior-finish aesthetic. The new window finishes will be available in February 2018 and will expand to All Ultrex sliding doors in June 2018. Integrity All Ultrex windows and doors feature an Ultrex fiberglass exterior and interior, which is eight times stronger than vinyl and three times stronger than vinyl/wood composites. Designed to outperform and outlast vinyl, roll-form aluminum and other fiberglass composite, All Ultrex windows and doors resist fading, chalking, peeling and cracking, offering unparalleled strength and durability.


Simplice® Semi-Professional Kitchen Sink Faucet

Kohler Co. | booth #2022

Work like a pro in the kitchen. Inspired by professional kitchens, the Simplice faucet brings elegant design and exceptional ergonomics to home chefs. The pull-down sprayhead lets you switch between three functions with pushbutton ease: an aerated stream for filling pots and pitchers, Sweep® spray for cleaning and a boost function for increased flow. The high-arching coil spring removes for easy cleaning.


Phantom Retractable XL Wall Screens

Phantom screens | Booth #2017

Phantom Wall Screens are manual, vertical, side-sliding screens for large openings which provide faster access to your motorized screen porch.

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2018 Trend Report

masonite | Booth #2038

In 2018, Masonite evaluated what is trending for styles, and how the door is an important part of designing a home. Did you know in an average home that the doors have an 800 square foot area? Masonite is helping to identify how doors are an integral part of designing a home to match the style of the homeowner. Masonite also introduced three new Decorative Glass Designs for exterior doors in 2018. Cruz, Focus and Double Water. Stop by booth #2038 to discuss the trends and to see these new exterior glass offerings for 2018.


Crestron HR-310

sensation design group, LLC | Booth #5096

The Creston HR-310 is an elegant, ergonomic and rugged handheld remote with backlit buttons and infiNET EX® RF wireless technology. Nine of its buttons can be custom labeled and assigned to any function. Movement-sensing wakes the remote the instant it’s picked up so it’s always ready to use.


meyers research, llc | Booth #2109

Zonda, A Meyers Research-Kennedy Wilson Innovation, launched October 2013 as the first mobile app of its kind dedicated to providing market insight on-the-go for the homebuilding industry. Zonda’s clear, concise and intuitive format simplifies the experience, allowing developers and investors to instantly compare reports from different regions, gauge the pulse of the market, and keep pace with the housing industry’s rapidly changing landscape from anywhere, at any time.

Porcelain Decking/Paving

Minnesota tile & stone | Booth #3036

Porcelain Tile Decks present a unique opportunity for you to coordinate interior and exterior spaces with high-quality Italian porcelain stoneware that can be placed anywhere. We provide several advantages not satisfied by any other product in the decking industry. Porcelain Tile deck surfaces require no special maintenance, sealing, staining or seasonal treatments over the course of our industry-leading warranty. Porcelain Tile Deck surfaces are ADA-approved skid resistant and textured to prevent slip-and-falls even when wet. Porcelain Tile Deck surfaces resist acids, chemical agents, salt and verdigris.


All Glass Top Rail Sliding Door

white bear glass | Booth #2015

New sliding shower enclosure exclusively at White Bear Glass. Features a double rail header system made from three pieces of tempered glass and laminated low iron glass.


Weatherproof Cabinetry

mingle | Booth #3038

Discover the rich look of real wood outdoor cabinets without the constant maintenance. NatureKast has revolutionized the outdoor kitchen industry by offering the first 100% weatherproof cabinet using a technologically advanced hi-density resin system that perfectly replicates the natural colour and texture of real wood.

Gen-Tech Windows

dorglass, inc. | Booth #5062

Feelswarm Countertop Heater

granite-tops, llc | Booth #5057

Emerald Trim Enamel, Snap Dry

Sherwin williams company | Booth #2115

Northern Elevations

thermo-tech windows, inc. | Booth #2006

Northern Elevations is our complete line of Premium Vinyl Windows and Doors that feature triple pane glass and a 4 9/16" frame.

Cable Stair Railings

Trimpac, inc. | Booth #5049

Wood handrail with cable rail stair system

Schluter®-KERDI-DRAIN-STYLE Grates

schluter systems | Booth #5067

The Schluter®-KERDI-DRAIN-STYLE grates (for point drain) and KERDI-LINE-STYLE grates (for linear drain) are a series of new shower drain grates from Schluter-Systems features brand new designs that fit into a virtually invisible frame, resulting in a stylish and truly seamless look for shower floors. Three new grate designs are available for both the standard 4” square point drains, and for Schluter’s linear drains in lengths from 20” to 48”.


LED Lighted Acrylic Panels

aspectled | Booth #2095

Our new lighted acrylic panels are a revolutionary new product that allows for a new type of backlighting. These cut-to-size sheets of acrylic are edge lit and precisely machined with light guides to distribute light evenly throughout the sheet. Available in virtually any size, they're an unbeatable option for everything from onyx backlighting to signage to bar shelving. Backlighting onyx and other types of semi-translucent stone is becoming a major trend in in luxury homes due to the beautiful and striking effect it creates.


LED Lighting

harkraft, inc. | booth #2112

We now offer dimmable LED lighting which can be integrated into most of our custom storage fixtures.


Whole House Fan

solar midwest, inc./solatube | Booth #2083

The Solatube Whole House Fans pull fresh cooler air from the outside through open windows and doors, pushing hot or stale air from your home into your attic and out your roof.
The Whole House Fan (WHF) is an energy efficient way to cool your house during summer months when the temperature is cooler outside, as well as freshen the air in cooler months when your house is closed up and stuffy.


Outdoor Living Firebowls

brock white company | Booth #1012

See newest offering for outdoor living firebowls.


Siding & Subflooring

lp building products | Booth #3039

LP’s New Perfection Shingle and Legacy Subflooring


Crestron TSR-310

sensation design group, LLC | Booth #5096

The Creston TSR-310 is a handheld touch screen remote with 3” color touch screen, backlit buttons, voice control capability, and Wi-Fi® wireless communications. Movement-sensing wakes the remote the instant it’s picked up so it’s always ready to use.


Crestron DM-NVX-350

sensation design group, LLC | Booth #5096

The Creston DM-NVX-350 provides a high-performance, real-time AV encoder or decoder that transports 4K60 4:4:4 video over standard Gigabit Ethernet. It supports HDR10 and HDCP 2.2., and enables fully-scalable, enterprise-wide 4K content distribution.

Pinkwood Fire Rated I-Joists

bluelinx | Booth #1010

This fire rate joist, also known as SAFEjoist, is coated with Intumescent fire rate coating which makes the joist much less susceptible to fire. When applied to the joist, this coating also provides protection against weathering during the construction process and is treated with a board spectrum fungicide. 

2012 IRC, Section R501.3 or 2015 IRC, Section R302.13 Compliant.



Patriot North America, LLC  | Booth #2024

The Tstud™, a new building product, is a thermally broken, insulated wall stud assembly for use in exterior walls and in party walls. With just ONE product, the Tstud™ raises the bar on 5 major construction concerns: thermal breaks, structural strength, wind loads, sound transmission and fire/life safety.

The Tstud™ uses two machine stress rated (MSR) or #2 lumber members, an internal truss system and a frothed-in-place closed-cell foam. These extremely straight, uniform studs make square construction a breeze.

North Shore Collection & Fir Vista Grande Doors

bayer built woodworks, inc. | Booth #6001

Bayer Built Woodworks is pleased to announce an addition to our current Pre-Finish offering, the North Shore Collection. We'll also be expanding our current Vista Grande offering to include the Fir texture grain.

SWPPP Design & Erosion Control Inspections

all about erosion control, inc. | Booth #3010

Arrow Panelization Facility–Prefabricated Wall Panels

arrow building center | Booth #3028

Samantha Cabinetry Line

bayer interior woods | Booth #2002

Our new cabinetry line, a new home buyer line to start the home of their dreams.

14' Luxury Restroom Trailer

biff's inc. | Booth #5000

Our new cabinetry line, a new home buyer line to start the home of their dreams.

TechVENT | TechBASE | TechWALL

kurt building materials | Booth #2085

TechVENT–Nailbase External Ventilated Roof Insulation: for vaulted and cathedral ceilings, sealed attic space designs.  TechVENT insulates and cools roof in summer, retards ice dams in winter.  Satisfies shingle ventilation requirements

TechBASE–Nailbase Non-Ventilated Roof Insulation: ideal for metal roofing

TechWALL–Nailbase Wall Insulation Panels: meets new continuous insulation wall codes today

All panels are fully machined 4' x 8' nominal.  Foam is T & G profile for minimal heat loss and sheathing is rabbeted back for expansion.  Fast and accurate installation!

Full Color Imprint

viking trophies awards & recognition | Booth #3002

Full color imprint on crystal & acrylic, corporate apparel, and more!

Diamond Kote Shake

wausau supply | Booth #5082

We will be showing our new Shake profile in the Diamond Kote building products line.


waterproofing, inc. | Booth #2016

SucraSeal is an environmentally friendly, sucrose-based spray foam insulation. it features the industry's highest finished foam bio content of up to 25%.