NLBMDA honors Paul Hylbert with Chairman’s Award

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PHOENIX — The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) honored Paul Hylbert with the Chairman’s Award for his contributions to the association and the lumber and building materials … Read More

Hurricanes slow September housing production nearly 5%

10 hours ago

WASHINGTON — Nationwide housing starts fell 4.7% in September to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.13 million units, according to newly released data from the U.S. Department of Housing … Read More

Lierz named new NLBMDA Chair

13 hours ago

Rick Lierz, President and CEO of Franklin Building Supply, was named Chair of the National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) at the ProDealer Summit Oct. 17 in Phoenix, … Read More

Mitch Cox joins Derby Building Products

1 day ago

QUEBEC CITY, QC – Derby Building Products, manufacturer of the Tando and Novik brands of exterior cladding products, has hired Mitch Cox as the Senior Vice President of Sales. In … Read More

Brand Talk: A new breed of MDF

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Q: WHAT IS TRICOYA? A: Tricoya® is a completely new, high performance MDF panel product. It demonstrates outstanding durability and dimensional stability in the most extreme and challenging environments — … Read More

Builder confidence rises in October

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WASHINGTON — Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes rose four points to a level of 68 in October on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing … Read More

Real Issues. Real Answers. Attracting, hiring and keeping quality people

2 days ago

Staffing our companies with quality people has become one of the most serious challenges facing many LBM dealers. Whether that’s due to the mass exodus of pros from our industry … Read More

MFM Building Products now employee-owned

2 days ago

Coshocton, Ohio – MFM Building Products, a manufacturer of a full envelope of waterproofing and weather barrier products for the building industry, is now an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) … Read More

White Paper: How to get what you need from a new ERP

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How to get what you need from a new ERP The software industry isn’t like the car industry. There aren’t standard functions that come with every platform. You will learn … Read More

Photos: Do it Best Corp. Fall Market

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Do it Best Corp. members took in the buying co-op’s annual Fall Market in Indianapolis this week. The market allows members to see the latest products and lock in special … Read More