Category: Trends

The Leaves are Turning

Now that the fall season is upon us we are engaged in all the great things the season has to offer.

  • We are in back to school mode with our families
  • We are tailgating in the anticipation that our favorite teams will win whether it be high school, college, or the pros.
  • The Halloween Holiday brings in fall displays full of pumpkins, gourds, and ghosts.  Then it is on to Thanksgiving!

Most important, for our businesses, we are now focused on the fourth quarter.  As you turn your attention to best practices and strategies that will increase your chances for a successful finish, think CSD.  While you ratchet up your individual focus on projects and opportunities, please let us know how we can help you to finish the year strong.  Don’t forget we are available for same day quotes and submittals.  If you need material, we can deliver within 48 hours.  Please reach us here on the website or give us a call! CSD is ready and willing to help you achieve success in any way we can.  Thank you for your support throughout the year and we look forward to hearing from you soon.


Jim Cauley


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Blades —an incredible linear ceiling concept from Armstrong

Create unique ceiling design using vertical elements with this family of products created for today’s linear trends, now available in decorative and acoustical options. Add dramatic visual impact with a full room installation or form an accent area with the variety of visuals available!

Armstrong and CSD offer a variety visual and functional options in the Blades family.

Infusions Blades – Concepts offers playful translucents and unique wave designs can create a variety of visuals depending on spacing and direction of the blades. Choose from a wide variety of colors and patterns to create an accent area or add visual impact with a full room installation!

MetalWorks™ Blades – Classics™  can create acoustical and non-acoustical linear designs and come in several configurations for maximum design flexibility, you can even join several blades together for larger spaces. Blades spacing is variable to accommodate a variety of design and acoustical needs.

MetalWorks™ Blades – Concepts™ can deliver rich wood looks and unique wave designs providing a variety of visuals depending on spacing and direction of the blades. Create an accent area or add visual impact with a full room installation!

SoundScapes® Blades™ Sleek, linear design paired with excellent acoustical absorption make Soundscapes Blades a unique way to define your space. Blades are available in rectangular standard sizes and several standard colors; custom colors also available.Suspend Blades from a traditional 15/16″ Prelude® XL® suspension system, or hang indivdually, like baffles. Blades are approved for use in Seismic areas.

Learn more about Blades at Armstrong

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Summer’s here!

Summer is upon us and it is an exciting time at CSD. Along with the abundance of humidity, CSD is offering hot pricing on an expanded line of products. Long known as the go to supplier for ceilings, metal and drywall, CSD is now your source for nearly all of your construction needs. Our warehouse is overflowing with everything you need to ensure your site is ICRA compliant… from floor coverings to HEPA filters think CSD! We now carry a full line of Beiwer lumber products, including Dricon, the best fire treated lumber on the market. CSD can meet any of your lumber framing and blocking needs.

Just in time for the summer, Armstrong has released a new product line. In the new Calla line, we now offer several colors of acoustic ceiling tile as standard. Why pay more and wait for long lead times for that custom look you desire? Call CSD instead. Cirrus, Optima and Ultima along with standard grid items are now available in the sizes you want through the new FastSize program, cutting the price and lead time for custom sized ceilings. Also, there are several new architectural concept items such as Infusions and MetalWorks Blades along with more options for standard Formations Kits. With Armstrong and CSD, you can keep your designs and projects on the cutting edge of the industry!

Keep checking back for more news and products!

Check out Armstrong’s New Summer 2014 Product Line 

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