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Engineered Wood Products

TJI® Joists
Trus Joist developed the wooden I-joist 50 years ago and Weyerhaeuser continues to build on that legacy. Engineered to provide strength and consistency, these joists are a key part of making a high-performance floor. The dimensional stability of Trus Joist TJI joists help them resist the warping, twisting, and shrinking that can lead to squeaky floors. TJI joists are lightweight and come in long lengths, which makes them faster and easier to install than traditional framing and saves you both time and money. Read more »


Better Living also has a selection of Flooring available for your building needs. We carry unfinished Red Oak Flooring in stock and have Reclaimed Flooring available through our Custom Mill Shop as well as Special Order Hardwood and Laminate Flooring available through our vendors. Read more »


Concrete block, cinder block or foundation block are all cost-effective building materials for buildings, planter walls, privacy walls and trash enclosures.  However, the appearances of these blocks are drab and unattractive. DRYLOK® Masonry Waterproofer has many solutions to waterproof and just as important beautify your space.

Cement-based waterproof coating for exterior below-grade concrete or masonry. It can also be used as a base coat above-grade on concrete or masonry. ThoroSeal Foundation Coating is not intended as a decorative finish.  Mix ThoroSeal Foundation Coating with water and Acryl 60.

Outlast Q8 Log Oil
Outlast Q8 Log Oil is a penetrating, oil-based wood preservative and exterior finish that stands out in the marketplace. This fantastic product is now being used by many of the major log home manufacturers in the USA. Here are some of its great features:

  • Perfect for exterior walls, decks and railings
  • No oily residue that attracts dirt
  • A wide variety of colors
  • Easy to apply
  • Q8 Log Oil is an EPA registered Wood Preservative with Copper 8 Quinolinolate
  • Safe for surfaces where kids and pets play

Top quality oil based preservatives for sidings and decks. We will tint to selected colors.

A complete line of foundation coatings, asphalt fence paint, floor paint, roof coating… and more!

Penetrating oil-based Minwax wood stains are available in 22 colors. Minwax Gel Stain is a gelled oil-based stain that can be applied to wood, plywood, veneer, fiberglass, molded fiberboard, and metal surfaces. Minwax water-based wood stain offers 74 colors that can be used on any wood surface.

Flood Pro Series stains and wood care products help protect and preserve fences, decks and siding. This line offers excellent coverage and unlimited color choices. We also color match. Better Living is a stocking dealer of Flood solid stains and semitransparent stains. Product warranties are among the best in the industry. 6-10 years on deck stains, 8-25 years on siding stains. We offer three different pallets: Clear, Semi and Solid.

Paint Supplies
WE HAVE A LARGE SELECTION – painting tools, brushes, sanding products, drop cloths, tape, cleaning supplies, caulk, spackling, ladders and more.


Find everything you need to complete any building project at Better Living Building Supply. We sell only high quality, brand-named products, from framing lumber, to 80 different types of moulding, you’ll be impressed with what we deliver. Read more »


Better Living offers roofing in a variety of colors and designs including Owens Corning and Certainteed shingles with product warranties from 25 years to a limited lifetime.
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