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Pantone (and RIGGS) Honor Prince with a New Purple Shade

Posted September 12, 2017 in GC Articles, Residential Articles, Riggs News

When Prince passed away last year, the hearts of millions broke and the world became a little less colorful. Prince, the Purple One, the R&B/Funk God, was one of a kind and pushed the music industries cookie-cutter envelope. We grew up listening to Prince, rocked out at parties, watched his music videos and witnessed him […]

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Can You Build in The Winter?

Posted January 12, 2017 in GC Articles, Residential Articles

When people think about building homes, they typically picture construction in the Summer. We hear all the time, “you must be really slow in the winter, what do you do during the winter months?” This is a HUGE misconception! Building and remodeling is NOT a seasonal thing. The beautiful thing about St. Louis winter is […]

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Open vs. Closed Office Concept

Posted November 9, 2016 in GC Articles, Residential Articles

When planning your business, there are a lot of things to consider and options to weigh. Who to hire, where to plant your roots and how to set up the office are just a few of those thoughts. When planning the layout of your office, do you want an open or closed concept? There are […]

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Carr Lane Manufacturing Remodels St. Louis Headquarters, Part 1

Posted January 15, 2016 in GC Articles

Carr Lane Manufacturing is known as a world leader for standard tooling components used by virtually every industry around the globe. They provide a selective distributor network that is made up of the very best industrial distributors in the US and around the world. If you’re looking for personalized service, product expertise and excellent customer […]

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Riggs Remodels Walker Lake Dock in Kirkwood

Posted October 20, 2015 in GC Articles

At Riggs, we are passionate about giving back to our community. That has been engrained into our business for years by our father, Tom, who is a model humanitarian. Tom is a member of the Kirkwood Rotary Club and volunteers around town to help spearhead improvement projects. If you’re familiar with the Kirkwood area, then […]

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Old Cathedral Window Replacement

Posted July 10, 2015 in GC Articles

Sometimes there are projects that contractors feel they need to bring in someone with the expertise to handle the complexity of the install. This was the case with a project we are currently working on with the Old Cathedral in downtown St. Louis. Musick Construction is the general contractor currently working on some remodeling and […]

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Metro Lighting Named Energy Star Partner of the Year

Posted July 10, 2015 in GC Articles

At Riggs, we have a commitment to working with vendors and companies who strive for excellence and are committed to sustainable business practices, including green initiatives. We Energy Starwould like to congratulate one of our vendors, Metro Lighting, who was recently honored with the Energy Star® Excellence in Retailing award! Excellence in Retailing is awarded […]

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