LBM Journal

Simpson Strong-Tie Donates to Clemson University

2 days ago

Pleasanton, Calif. – Simpson Strong-Tie has announced its support of Clemson University’s Wood Utilization + Design Institute with a $50,000 donation. The Institute brings together foresters, architects, engineers and other … Read More

Tucker Door & Trim partners with GlassCraft Door Company

2 days ago

Tucker Door & Trim, a wholesale distributor of doors, windows and specialty millwork to the construction industry, has announced a distribution plan with GlassCraft Door Company. This partnership expands Tucker … Read More

Funds advised by Apax Partners to acquire ECi Software Solutions

2 days ago

Funds advised by Apax Partners (Apax Funds) has reached a definitive agreement to acquire ECi Software Solutions, a provider of enterprise resource planning software solutions to small- and medium-sized businesses … Read More

Guardian Building Products to distribute Perma-Boot

2 days ago

Garner, N.C.— Manning Building Products has announced that Guardian Building Products (GBP) will distribute its Perma-Boot product throughout the United States. Perma-Boot is a roof protection product that will now … Read More

White’s Lumber patriarch honored by N.Y. Senate

2 days ago

Rodger White Sr., of White’s Lumber & Building Supplies was awarded the New York State Senate Proclamation for the occasion of his 94th birthday. Presented by Sen. Patty Richie, it … Read More

New single-family home size trends lower

2 days ago

After increasing and leveling off in recent years, new single-family home size continued along a general trend of decreasing size during the second quarter of 2017, NAHB reports. This change of … Read More

Alex Averitt promoted to CEO of Cedar Creek

2 days ago

Cedar Creek has announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Alex Averitt to succeed D. Wayne Trousdale as the President and CEO of the company, effective September 15, 2017. … Read More

Single-family starts hold steady in July

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WASHINGTON — Nationwide housing starts fell 4.8% in July to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.16 million units, according to newly released data from the U.S. Department of Housing … Read More

Construction Suppliers Association merges with Oklahoma Lumbermen’s Association

2 days ago

The Construction Suppliers Association Board of Directors voted Aug. 15 to merge with the Oklahoma Lumbermen’s Association. The merger is effective Jan. 1, 2018. The CSA name will remain the … Read More

Shalvoy Retires from Cedar Creek

3 days ago

After 38 years in the industry, Jim Shalvoy has announced his retirement from Cedar Creek. Shalvoy came to Cedar Creek in 2010 as Vice President of Marketing during the recapitaliz­ing by … Read More