6459 State Highway 23
Oneonta, NY 13820
607-432-6641 • Fax 607-433-6284
65 State Route 369
Port Crane, NY 13833
607-648-7051 • Fax 607-648-7050
Oneonta Block Company


Contractor Bulletin

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2017

September 2017
  • Metaltech Scaffolding in Stock - NEW
  • Building Market Update
  • FastenMaster Pro Adhesive Applicator - NEW
  • Milwaukee $100 Instant Savings

July 2017
  • Unilock Rebates
  • NEW Atrium Windows
  • NEW KWP Naturetech Wood Siding
  • Empire Distributing Fireplace & Accessories

April 2017
  • New in Stock - Patriot Blast Sand
  • Silica Training Course
  • Skyrocketing Lumber Prices
2016

December 2016
  • Landscaper Spotlight
  • Postage Rate Increase
  • Portable Generator Safety
  • Happy Holidays!

October / November 2016
  • Dynamo Power Equipment Blowout Sale
  • Milwaukee Tool Deals
  • NEW - Loctite Landscape Adhesive
  • Win a $25 Pickett's Gift Card!

August 2016
  • Contractor Cookouts
  • Valspark Field Marking Paint Clearnace
  • NEW Black Polysand
  • Severe Weather Safety

July 2016
  • Contractor Cookouts
  • Rock & Binder Kits now in Stock
  • ESI Roller Compactors available

May 2016
  • ICQ No Dust Saw now in STOCK
  • DukeBrik - Block now available
  • Alliance Rock & Binder now in STOCK
  • Ready Mix Concrete Cylinders

April 2016
  • Nudura Installer Training
  • Veneer stone now in STOCK
  • Milwaukee Demo Day
  • Winners of the ACI GOLD Award

March 2016
  • 8th OBC Contractor Show
  • Apps for Concrete Projects
  • Milwaukee Tool Rebate
  • History of the Crescent Wrench

February 2016
  • Propane / Kerosene Heaters in Stock
  • Milwaukee Tool Bundle Rebate
  • CST 2016 News
  • Cambridge / Techo-Bloc Upcoming Events

January 2016
  • Long Life Smoke Detectors
  • Eldorado Stone now in Stock
  • Dutch Quality Veneer now available
  • Upcoming Landscape Events
2015

December 2015
  • Electricity 101
  • Landscaper Spotlight
  • UPS Shipping at Pickett
  • Electronic Gift Cards

October 2015
  • NEW GacoRoof in Stock
  • 2015 Chili Cook-Off!
  • Architectural Shingles Sale
  • Clearance - Masonry & Decking

September 2015
  • Contractor BBQ & Chili Cookoff!
  • NEW 6" SDR Pipe & Accessories in stock
  • Milwaukee $100 Instant Rebate
  • NEW Fast 2K Fence Post Backfill in stock

August 2015
  • Landscaping Clearance
  • Athletic Field Items
  • Cement Price Increases
  • Retaining Wall Photo Request

July 2015
  • Cambridge Meet & Greet
  • Clearance Polymeric Sand
  • ICF's in Construction
  • Bostitch Tool Event

June 2015
  • NEW Diamond 10D in Stock
  • Clearance Polymeric Sand
  • Milwaukee Free with Purchase
  • Versatex App & Rebate

May 2015
  • Milwaukee Rebates
  • Nudura ICF Basic Training
  • New Sidera Lighting in Stock
  • NEW Titan Vinyl Rail in Stock

April 2015
  • Market Trends
  • EPA Extends Renovator Recertification Deadline
  • OSHA's Silica Rule
  • NEW Atlas Pinnacle Pristine shingles

March 2015
  • Save $100 on Milwaukee!
  • Ethanol & Engines
  • Larson Anniversary Sale
  • Masonry Tool Closeouts

February 2015
  • NCMA Retaining Wall Installers Certification Course
  • Therma Tru Contest with Prizes
  • Southern Tier Landscape Association Education Day
  • Home Show @ Turning Stone Casino

January 2015
  • Rumford Fireplace Workshop
  • NYSNLA 2015 Education Day
  • Masonite Online Door Configurator
  • Freeze-Thaw & Concrete
2014

December 2014
  • NYS Minimum Wage Increase
  • Landscaper Spotlight
  • Used Salt Spreader for Sale
  • Place your ads with us for free

November 2014
  • Now Stocking MILWAUKEE tools!
  • MILWAUKEE Heated Jackets & Hoodies
  • STNLA Region 8 Dinner Meeting
  • Wood Pellets Market Update

October 2014
  • BBQ & Chili Cookoff!
  • Paver Closeouts
  • Giving Back to the Community
  • Home Heating Comparison

September 2014
  • NEW SAVAGE Tape Measures in Stock
  • 12" Split Face Block Corner Tip
  • Sale & Coupons for Unilock
  • New Fire Sprinkler Law

August 2014
  • NEW Dap Landscape Adhesive
  • NEW Diamond 13" Cap in Stock
  • Inventory Closeout
  • CDC Outdor Jobs

July 2014
  • BBQ with Alliance & Unilock
  • Ready Mix Concrete Deliveries
  • Prevent Heat Exhaustion
  • Gator Base Installation

June 2014
  • New! - Atlantic Water Gardens
  • New! - Hydrofoam Radiant Insulation
  • Clearance - Doors & Windows
  • Concrete - Addition of Water

May 2014
  • Summer Cookouts
  • Paver Mats in Stock
  • Valspar & Cabot Rebates
  • Paver Sealers & Cleaners

April 2014
  • Garage Sale
  • New Gator Base in Stock
  • Marvin Truckload Sale
  • Nudura ICF Training

March 2014
  • Order Parts through Pickett
  • Respecting the Dispatcher
  • Motor Carrier Regulations
  • Veterans Memorial, Cobleskill

February 2014
  • Southern Tier Nursery & Landscape Assoc.
  • Erosion and Sediment Control Workshop
  • Market Trends / Decking
  • Advantech & Zip System Rebate

January 2014
  • 2014 Techo-Block Showcase
  • Self-Healing Concrete Concept
  • Lead-Free Compliance
  • How to Handle Customer Complaints
2013

December 2013
  • NEW- Fiberfix Repair Tape
  • Makita & Senco Closeout
  • Market Trends
  • Techo-Bloc Closeout

November 2013
  • Revolving Frame Caulk Gun
  • Propane & Kersosene Heaters
  • Ice Melters
  • Johns Manville Insulation

October 2013
  • Market Trends
  • Instant Head Wood Pellets
  • Cold Weather Concrete
  • Discontinued Products

September 2013
  • NEW Precast Steps in Stock
  • Fly Ash in Concrete
  • Catch Basin Block in Stock
  • Lumber & Mold

August 2013
  • NEW Big Foot Tubes in Stock
  • Home Improvement Contract Law
  • OSHA Construction Hazards
  • Mortar Types

July 2013
  • Proper Polysand Installation
  • FREE Camo Tool with Purchase
  • Valspar & Cabot Rebates
  • Lumber Pricing on Website

June 2013
  • Congratulations to Julie Cole!
  • Market Trends
  • Medallion Impressions Deck & Rail
  • Summer BBQ Schedule

May 2013
  • Sign up to win Chicago Tickets!
  • Landscaping Clearance
  • Duo-Corp Utility Windows
  • Valspar & Cabot Rebates

April 2013
  • Pickett Summer BBQ's are Back!
  • New Landscape Products for 2013
  • How Soon Can you Build a Fire?
  • Adding Water to Ready Mix Concrete

March 2013
  • Wood Moisture Content
  • EZ Shear Now In Stock
  • Ready Mix Concrete Admixtures
  • Retaining Wall Myths

February 2013
  • Nudura Insulated Concrete Forms Training
  • Lumber Prices Forecast to Soar
  • Concrete Out of Joint Cracking
  • Correct Baffle Placement

January 2013
  • Portable Kerosene & Propane Heaters
  • Propane Safety
  • Cold Weather Concreting
  • Outdoor Fireplaces
2012

November / December 2012
  • Fiber Reinforced Concrete
  • NEW Rockwell Sonicrafter Tool
  • Selecting Windows
  • Ice Melt Product Comparison

October 2012
  • NEW Quikrete Foam Coating in Stock
  • Foundations: Soils
  • Improving Bathroom and Dryer Venting Systems
  • Scaffolding Safety

September 2012
  • Why Tape Measure Claws Move
  • Landscape Fabric in Stock
  • Simplified Measurements
  • Concrete Lintels

July 2012
  • Precautions for Working Outdoors
  • Joints in Concrete Slabs
  • Eliminate Air Leakage around Recess Lights
  • Attic Blow-In Insulation System
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May / June 2012
  • Moisture in Concrete Floors
  • Ladder Safety
  • NEW Bon Paver Tools in Stock
  • BestDeck Composite Decking in Stock

March / April 2012
  • Polymeric Sand - What's the Difference?
  • Buy, Lease or Rent your Construction Equipment?
  • Taking Care of your Back
  • Upgrades at Otsego Ready Mix, Inc.

January / February 2012
  • Concrete Plastic Shrinkage Cracking
  • NEW Boulder Wall in Stock
  • Landscaping Fire Pit
  • Battery Recycling
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2011

November / December 2011
  • NYS DEC Passes Law on Rechargeable Battery Recycling
  • Cracking Concrete Surfaces
  • Ladder Safety
  • Holding Assembled Parts Square

September / October 2011
  • Wood and Moisture: Facts and Fiction
  • NEW Rosetta Hardscapes Now in Stock
  • Tips and Techniques: Simplified Measurements
  • Grip Rite Shinglelayment
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July / August 2011
  • NYS Police - Operation Safeguard
  • Tool Box Safety Talks - Heat Survival
  • How to Fold a Band Saw Blade
  • Some things about the Strength of Concrete

June 2011
  • OSHA Fall Protection Notice
  • Avoiding Hot Weather Concrete Problems
  • Meeting Thermal Requirements for Cathedral Roof Ceilings
  • Safety Tips

April / May 2011
  • Crazing Concrete Surfaces
  • Top Ten Construction Safety Tips
  • Defining Your Niche Can Help in Downtimes
  • 10 Reasons to Choose Concrete Masonry

March 2011
  • Fake IRS Communications
  • Geotextiles in Interlocking Concrete Pavement Applications
  • OSHA Dramatically Alters Fall Protection Requirements
  • Instant Heat Wood Pellets

February 2011
  • Propane Safety
  • How to Prevent Ice Dams
  • Cold Stress Wrap Up
  • Closing a House for the Winter

January 2011
  • Ice Buildup on Roof Edges
  • Pneumatic Nailers Under Fire
  • OSHA's Ruling on Articulating Knuckle Boom Trucks
  • Closed Cell Spray Foam vs. Open Cell Spray Foam