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How To Differentiate Your Building Products to Win More Builders
Differentiating your product to builders doesn’t mean you have to engage in a price race to the bottom. In this episode, our guest explains how you can build relationships with builders through true differentiation — without sacrificing your margin.
Lessons From 2022: The Five Most Popular Episodes of the Smarter Building Materials Marketing Podcast
It’s that time of the year! In this week’s episode, Zach and Beth take a trip down memory lane to recap their key takeaways from five of the most popular episodes of 2022.
How to Sell Building Projects and Products More Quickly
The way we are building homes has changed—and the way that today’s homeowner wants to buy is also changing. Today’s guest breaks down the changes that are happening in the marketplace, building technology and what this means for builders and manufacturers in today’s real estate environment.
Building Materials Sustainability: “This Is The Time to Double Down”
This week’s episode was a global affair — not just because our guest lives halfway across the world, but because of the issue of climate change and the risks we all face today. We dig deep into the topic of sustainability and how manufacturers can guarantee a future for our planet: a topic that’s heavy on everyone’s mind.
3 Questions Building Materials Manufacturers Are Asking Ahead of 2023
This week, Zach’s co-host is Grant Farnsworth, the President of The Farnsworth Group, a market research company in the building product space. We discuss the questions manufacturers are asking to help them make strategic decisions for long-term growth.
2023 Housing Market Predictions and How Manufacturers Should Manage
It’s time to talk numbers again: about the housing economy and building materials, and what the housing recession means for manufacturers. (Note: It’s not all bad news.)
How To Sell to Mix-use Developers & Build More ‘EPIC’ Communities
After the pandemic, homeowners across the United States have discovered different ways of living, working and playing in their communities — and developers have taken note. This week, we talked with a mixed-use developer whose innovative, EPIC projects are getting noticed.
Predictions and Possibilities For Growth in the Building Materials Industry
We’re diving into digital marketing, supply channel conflict and industry prediction with Mark Mitchell, one of our favorite experts in the building materials industry. You’ll want to take notes when you listen to this one!
3D-Printed Homes: How To Get Builders To Adopt New Construction Methods
The future of the building industry rests on the technology we’re using today. This week’s episode looks at the growing landscape of 3D-printed homes and how building materials companies can help builders and pros to adapt to a new kind of construction.
Exhibiting at AIA: 5 Strategies to Help Brands Prep for Trade Shows
Trade shows have started up again with gusto, and we’re looking forward to the AIA Conference on Architecture coming up at the end of June. This week, we talk about what building materials brands can prepare when it comes to a solid trade show strategy and came up with five ways sales and marketing teams can plan ahead.
How To Support Builders in Today’s Construction Industry
Construction industry issues like labor and supply shortages have been a serious burden on today’s builders. This week’s episode features an experienced residential and commercial builder who fills us in on how manufacturers and the rest of the industry can offer support so everyone stays in business.
What Builders Thought of IBS 2022
We haven’t covered one of the construction industry’s biggest events in a couple of years, so we were thrilled to report live from this year’s NAHB International Builders’ Show. Beth and Steve attended IBS 2022 in Orlando, and we checked in with them on what’s buzzworthy at this year’s event.
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