When It Comes To Selling, Some Are Too Ready

12 hours ago

In our line of work, we often get inquiries from business owners who start the conversation this way: “Well,” (deep sigh of relief) “I’m finally ready to sell.” But all … Read More

Utilize Your Existing Staff for Deck Installs

2 days ago

In the past few issues, we’ve talked about the benefits of offering installed deck sales at your lumberyard, and we’ve included some of the pros and cons of hiring out … Read More

Craig Joins Thompson Mahogany Company as Executive Vice President

2 days ago

Philadelphia – Thompson Mahogany Company has announced the hiring of Charlie Craig as Executive Vice President. Craig had previously been CEO of Craig Lumber Corp. for 20 years and then … Read More

Report: Lumber Trade War Brewing

2 days ago

Bloomberg featured a story today on the escalation of a trade dispute between the U.S. and Canada over a new softwood lumber trade agreement. The countries are currently operating under a … Read More

TAMKO Aligns Decking Operation

2 days ago

Joplin, Mo. –TAMKO Building Products Inc. has aligned management of its composite decking operation and created new positions to drive growth for its decking business. TAMKO’s Executive Vice President Tim … Read More

McBride Joins Lester Group

2 days ago

Ken McBride of Danville has joined The Lester Group as Director of Manufacturing for the Fortress Division. The Lester Group owns Fortress Wood Products which makes pressure treated lumber and … Read More

LBM Dealer Hit With Louisiana Floods Predicts Two-Year Recovery

3 days ago

  In what has been called the worst natural disaster to strike the U.S. since Superstorm Sandy in 2012, costs from the August flooding in Louisiana continues to grow as … Read More

New Home Sales Climb to Highest Level Since 2007

3 days ago

WASHINGTON — Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 12.4% in July from a downwardly revised June reading to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 654,000 units, according to newly released … Read More

HDW Fall Market Raises Nearly $18K for Veterans

3 days ago

Hardware Distribution Warehouses, Inc., reports that record participation during its 2016 Fall Dealer Market in Little Rock, Ark. will result in almost $18,000 in contributions to local VFW posts and the … Read More

Haddad Named Store Manager of Bastrop, Texas McCoy’s

4 days ago

McCoy’s Building Supply recently announced the appointment of Andre Haddad as Store Manager of its Bastrop, Texas location. Haddad began his career with McCoy’s more than eight years ago as part of … Read More