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PITTSBURGH, Jan. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Modular International's latest innovation, Converter™, a cable mount fixture which offers numerous customization options in a single unit with applications in the medical, higher education, hospitality, corporate building sectors, and residential market. Converter™ offers architects, engineers, and lighting designers the ability to have uplighting, downlighting, or any combination in between. It includes motorized reflectors, independent or synchronized CCT tuning (from 2700K-5000K and 0-100% dimming) with an integrated 48V DC constant voltage driver, all controlled within a simple application for android devices. Offered with aluminum or acrylic side panels, in a variety of finishes, Converter™ will seamlessly integrate into your next project.

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WACO, Texas, Jan. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Restoration 1®, one of the fastest-growing and most-trusted restoration franchises in North America, was recognized as one of the top 500 franchises in Entrepreneur's Franchise 500®, the world's first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. The 43rd annual Entrepreneur Franchise 500® is a highly sought-after honor in the franchise industry. Recognized as an invaluable resource for potential franchisees, the 2022 Franchise 500® ranks Restoration 1 as 322 for its outstanding performance in areas including unit growth, financial strength and stability, and brand power.

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PAULSBORO, N.J., Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- McGrory Glass, one of the largest family-owned architectural glass companies in the country, will now offer Forster's line of sustainable steel fire-rated framing systems along with its existing range of fire-rated glazing and butt-glazed systems. A single-source, cross-sector solutions provider, McGrory Glass combines innovative systems and comprehensive architectural capabilities with high-quality performance and life-safety products.

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CANBY, Ore., Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- HawkSoft, the Oregon-based insurance technology developer, and vipHomeLink, a leading InsurTech company focused on innovative digital home management solutions, announced a formal partnership today. vipHomeLink is the latest company to join HawkSoft's Referral Partner Program. Through this new relationship, vipHomeLink will offer a suite of digital home management tools for homeowners.

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MT. PROSPECT, Ill., Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Bosch Power Tools, the global leader for power tools and power tool accessories, announced the latest addition to its circular saw line with the introduction of the GKS18V-26L PROFACTOR™ 18V Strong Arm 7-1/4-inch Blade Left Circular Saw. Ergonomically designed for user comfort, the GKS18V-26L brings the Bosch Power Tool's coveted BITURBO BRUSHLESS™ technology to the core of the tool allowing for increased power, while completing a variety of heavy-duty projects. The GKS18V-26L circular saw offers pros the ideal cordless tool with build-in features to provide added mobility and visibility on the job, meeting their cutting needs.

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DAVIDSON, N.C., Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, American Standard® Heating and Air Conditioning, a leading provider of long-lasting, quality equipment for more than a century, released its second semester of Homeowning 01, a program dedicated to taking the headache out of home improvement. Instructed by Brian and Mika Kleinschmidt, renovation experts and hosts of a popular home improvement TV show, the content series hones in on the basics – from carpentry to interior design – to equip new (and less handy) homeowners with the tips, tricks and resources needed to tackle their house projects.

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CLEVELAND, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Barrette Outdoor Living, Inc., a leading provider of outdoor living products, is excited to announce the launch of its revolutionary, DIY-friendly InstaDeckTM Outdoor Flooring System.* InstaDeck is a snap together tile system made from high quality, durable plastic that creates a foundation for a freestanding, ground-level deck.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Maintenance Repair and Operations Services market will register an incremental spend of about USD 87 Billion, growing at a CAGR of 2.54% during the five-year forecast period. A targeted strategic approach to Maintenance Repair and Operations Services sourcing can unlock several opportunities for buyers. This report also offers market impact and new opportunities created due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  

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MT. PROSPECT, Ill., Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Bosch Power Tools, the global leader for power tools and power tool accessories, announced the dynamic product duo of the GBH18V-28DC 18V Brushless Connected-Ready SDS-plus® Bulldog™1-1/8-inch Rotary Hammer and GDE28D SDS-plus® Dust-Collection Attachment, adding to its robust collection of rotary hammer technology. With superior impact energy, exceptional drilling precision, and a convenient built-in dust extractor to minimize air particles, the GBH18V-28DC hammer and GDE28D attachment provide the extra power needed to work efficiently at any worksite.

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MT. PROSPECT, Ill., Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Bosch Power Tools, the global leader for power tools and power tool accessories, announced the launch of two high-torque impact wrenches under the PROFACTOR™ System, the GDS18V-740C and GDS18V-770C. These new models provide high torque and exceptional control and flexibility. Additionally, these impact wrenches feature BITURBO Brushless™ technology and optimized in-tool electronics allowing for high PROFACTOR™ performance delivering the power of a corded tool in a cordless solution.

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MT. PROSPECT, Ill., Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Bosch Power Tools, a global leader for power tools and power tool accessories, adds to its robust line of grading and leveling solutions with the introduction of its 18V REVOLVE 4000 Connected Green-Beam Self-Leveling Rotary Laser (GRL4000-90CHVG). Providing users with a superior experience during a range of heavy-duty tasks, the new laser features higher visibility up to four-times brighter than traditional red beams, extended leveling range, and additional ADS settings, ideal for varied work sites. The 18V REVOLVE 4000 offers users the additional accuracy, precision, and customization to get the job done right.

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MT. PROSPECT, Ill., Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Bosch Power Tools, the global leader for power tools and power tool accessories, introduced its strongest new hammer drill/driver and new drill/driver under the PROFACTOR™ System, the GSB18V-1330C and GSR18V-1330C. These newly designed models provide users with high power, KickBack Control, and leveling angle control to accomplish a range of heavy-duty tasks. Additionally, the hammer drill/driver and drill/driver include Bosch Power Tools' BITURBO Brushless™ technology to help energize the next generation of high-powered cordless tools.

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POTOMAC, Md., Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Curbio, Inc., the leading pay-at-closing home improvement solution for real estate agents, brokerages and home sellers, today announced a $65M Series B funding round to support continued growth in the untapped market for fix first, pay-at-closing home improvement. Curbio has now raised a total of $93M since its founding in late 2017. Curbio is the first tech-enabled home improvement solution designed specifically to get homes on the market fast and sold for top dollar with no payment due until the home sells.

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PARSIPPANY, N.J., Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- GAF announced today it has enhanced its popular Timberline HDZ® shingles with the addition of proprietary time-release algae-fighting technology offering homeowners more comprehensive protection for their roof. The only time-release product of its kind is now standard on many of the shingles offered in GAF's residential product line, including ridge cap and visible starter strip shingles. 

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MAPLE SHADE, N.J., January 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Stonhard, the unprecedented leader in manufacturing and installing high-performance seamless floors, walls, and linings, celebrates an incredible milestone in 2022, its 100-year anniversary. Throughout the year, the company will be celebrating what it means to be Stonhard with the people who continue its long tradition of quality and reliability. 

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DALLAS, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Lennox International Inc. (NYSE: LII), a global leader in energy-efficient climate-control solutions, today announced plans to report fourth quarter 2021 financial results before the market opens on Tuesday, February 1, 2022. A conference call is scheduled for the same day at 8:30 a.m. Central time. All interested parties are invited to listen as Chairman and CEO Todd Bluedorn and CFO Joe Reitmeier comment on the company's financial results and outlook, followed by Q&A.

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BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Jan. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Viking Pest Control continues to offer the latest technology in pest control by adding SMART City to its lineup of pest control products. SMART City is an effective, environmentally-friendly rodent control system that combats rodents such as mice and rats. The SMART City system involves wirelessly linked devices, that monitor, track, and eliminate pests while providing constant and detailed analytics to Viking's Central Office.

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LOS ANGELES, Jan. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EcoFlow, a portable power and renewable energy solutions company, today launches the much-awaited EcoFlow Smart Home Ecosystem, a mobile power source consisting of the DELTA Pro Portable Power Station, and a full suite of accessories that empower it. The self-sustaining and integrated ecosystem provides the perfect energy solution for home backup, off-grid living, and RV living.

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PLANO, Texas, Jan. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Riverbend Sandler Pools ("Riverbend"), the leading residential pool construction, service, and maintenance provider in the Dallas – Ft. Worth metroplex, and a portfolio company of Concentric Equity Partners ("CEP"), announced the acquisition of Claffey Pools ("Claffey" or the "Company"), a Southlake, TX-based provider of luxury and upscale swimming pool and spa construction, remodeling, repair, and maintenance services. Riverbend will be acquiring Claffey from and partnering directly with current owners and industry veterans Brian, Shelly, and Charlie Claffey, who will remain with the Company in their current leadership roles for the long-term future and retain substantial individual ownership stakes. Claffey represents the Riverbend platform's second add-on acquisition in the last two months of 2021 after the acquisition of Pulliam Pools on November 16th.

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LOS ANGELES, Jan. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- InterMedia Advertising® and InterMedia Entertainment® (InterMedia) are pleased to announce American actor and television host Richard Karn as a brand ambassador for Choice Home Warranty™, the premier provider of appliance repair and replacement insurance in the United States.

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TOWSON, Md., Jan. 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- DEWALT, a leader in total jobsite solutions and part of Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK), the world's largest, fastest growing and most innovative tools and storage company, today announced it will debut several new products supporting the concrete and construction industries from the World of Concrete® TradeShow in Las Vegas, taking place from January 18-20.

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WACO, Texas, Jan. 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Stellar Brands, a multi-brand service organization that includes Restoration 1, bluefrog Plumbing + Drain, The Driveway Company and Softroc, ended the year with two acquisitions, 82 franchise agreements awarded, new leadership, and national recognition.

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WOODSTOCK, Ga., Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Katrina Kramer, Northpoint Roofing Systems recently appointed Vice President of People, has continued fulfilling the company's goal of a people-first culture. After speaking with the owners, Katrina wanted to see the progress of employees' continued engagement using an employee Net Promoter Score (eNPS).

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NEW YORK, Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- 41% of the growth will originate from APAC for the bathroom sinks market. China and Japan are the key markets for bathroom sinks in APAC. Countries such as Indonesia are expected to spur the sales of bathroom sinks owing to the growing residential sector, increasing investments in infrastructure, and continuous implementation of policy reforms to spur private investments. Market growth in this region will be faster than the growth of the market in the European, North American, and South American regions. The growing construction activity in emerging countries will facilitate the bathroom sinks market growth in APAC over the forecast period. The bathroom sinks market size is expected to increase by USD 1.84 billion from 2020 to 2025, registering a CAGR of  4%, according to the latest research report from Technavio.

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Lifestory Research released the results for three different flooring product category studies from the 2022 America's Most Trusted® Study. Stainmaster, Arizona Tile, and Armstrong each were ranked #1 in brand trust within their respective product categories in the study.

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