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Weathering the Storm: Hurricane Preparedness Q&A with Darryl Oliveira

In Hawaii, the very real threat of storms and other natural disasters is part of island...

Community

HPM's Hurricane Essentials Checklist

Time to tackle that hurricane kit you've been meaning to put together. Now... what to put in...

Projects

Simple DIY with HPM: 2x4 Basics AnySize Chair

Looking for a simple DIY project? With this 2x4 Basics AnySize Chair, you can build a bench...

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Weathering the Storm: Hurricane Preparedness Q&A with Darryl Oliveira

In Hawaii, the very real threat of storms and other natural disasters is part of island living—but small, proactive measures can make a big difference in the outcomes. We asked our hurricane preparedness pro to share some key steps residents can take to protect their homes, their families and...

Community

HPM's Hurricane Essentials Checklist

Time to tackle that hurricane kit you've been meaning to put together. Now... what to put in your supply box? Food and water—check! Maybe a flashlight, a first-aid kit and some candles, and you're good to go, right?

Projects

Simple DIY with HPM: 2x4 Basics AnySize Chair

Looking for a simple DIY project? With this 2x4 Basics AnySize Chair, you can build a bench with only a powered screwdriver and a saw.

Projects

Simple DIY with HPM: 2x4 Basics Bench Table

Looking for a simple DIY project? With this 2x4 Basics FlipTop bench, you can create a bench that can flip up to serve as a table! This product is available at our HPM retail locations

Planning

Choosing the Right Countertop

Buying new countertops for your home can be overwhelming. There are several material options to choose from on the market, and an extensive selection of colors and patterns.

Projects

Simple DIY with HPM: 2x4 Basics Shelflinks

Are you in need of more storage? This is your answer! Just head over to HPM to pick up your 2x4 Basics ShelfLinks bundle today! Simple assembly with only a powered screwdriver and a saw. 

Projects

Build Better DIY - How to Make Pavers

Here's the scenario: You have a great front lanai, but you're tracking cinder into the house. One way to prevent such a mess is by building cement pavers. Watch the episode “Pavers” on Build Better with HPM for the step-by-step process.

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Reflections on HPM’s 97th Year of Serving Hawai‘i

As HPM Building Supply celebrates its 97th year of service, we reflect on our values and the enduring principles that have guided our business every step of the way.

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Meet the Owner: Darryl Oliveira, HPM Safety and Internal Control Manager

With a storied career that includes the roles of Fire Chief and Civil Defense Director for Hawaii County, Darryl Oliveira is no stranger to adversity. He spent three decades as a firefighter, and worked with local agencies to improve disaster response when the Big Island was hit with four...

Planning

Tutu’s Moving In! Helpful Tips for Adding or Remodeling a Room

Having Tutu close means you can enjoy more time together—and care for any special needs she may have. But first you’ll need a game plan for setting up a living space that makes her feel right at home, respects local building laws and makes smart financial sense for you.

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