James Anderson

Fayetteville, N.C. Lumberyard Seeks Donations for Employees Affected by Flooding

October 14, 2016

  FAYETTEVILLE, N.C — A week after Hurricane Matthew struck North Carolina, many are still dealing with both damage from the storm as well as the deluge of water that has followed. At … Read More

PROFILE: Vistas and Vision at Tum-A-Lum Lumber

October 11, 2016

When a lumberyard is nestled in the beautiful Cascade Mountain foothills of Hood River, Ore., it’s a smart decision to bring as much natural beauty as possible inside the store. … Read More

NRLA Expands to Include EBMDA

September 14, 2016

  RENSSELAER, N.Y. – An East Coast regional LBM dealer association grew this week when the board of directors of the Northeastern Retail Lumber Association (NRLA) officially approved an affiliation … Read More

Penn. Lumberyard Owner ‘Thankful No One Was Hurt’ in Devastating Fire

September 13, 2016

A massive fire broke out Monday night at Lafferty and Co. Inc. in Lemoyne, Penn. Firefighters told WGAL News that flames from the blaze rose more than 30 feet high and … Read More

PROFILE: Midwestern Values, Southern Hospitality

September 9, 2016

  When Florida Governor Rick Scott visited Naples Lumber & Supply in mid-July, he made sure to mention that the state’s unemployment rate was at an eight-year low at just … Read More

NRLA Video Promotes LBM Careers

August 16, 2016

The Northeastern Retail Lumber Association has released a video promoting careers in the lumber and building materials industry. The video features appearances by Joe Cecarelli, who does Contractor Sales at … Read More

Fire Leaves Millions in Damages at New Hampshire Lumberyard

August 8, 2016

Millions in damages were sustained in a weekend fire at a New Hampshire lumberyard. Northland Forest Products in Kinston, N.H., left the following message on its company website over the … Read More

PROFILE: Holmes Building Materials

August 4, 2016

When LBM dealers talk about expansion, often the conversation centers around buying out a nearby competitor or building a brand new store to add to an established chain of lumberyards. … Read More

Oregon Lumberyard Destroyed by Fire

August 1, 2016

  An Oregon lumberyard was destroyed by fire Sunday. A blaze at Clark Lumber & True Value Hardware in Tualatin, Ore. was first reported just after 2:30 a.m. Sunday, July 31, according … Read More

Fire Destroys New Jersey Lumberyard

A 71-year-old New Jersey lumberyard was destroyed by fire over the weekend. Colucci Lumber Yard in Malaga, N.J. had been a family business for generations until a Sunday afternoon fire … Read More