Category : News

Sherwood Lumber Opens New Distribution Center

16 hours ago

MELVILLE, N.Y. — Sherwood Lumber Corp., has announced the grand opening of the company’s newest distribution center located in Northern California. “Sherwood Lumber opened the doors to its first distribution center … Read More

Ace to Restructure Distribution, Open New Retail Support Center

1 day ago

Ace Hardware Corporation announced today a restructuring of its east coast retail support network designed to strengthen the company’s overall distribution network. By the first quarter of 2018, Ace Hardware … Read More

84 Lumber Opens First Location in Boston

1 day ago

EIGHTY FOUR, Penn. — 84 Lumber is opening its first-ever store in Boston with its location in Holbrook. This will be 84 Lumber’s second store in Massachusetts with an existing location … Read More

NLBMDA Priorities Addressed in Trump Tax Plan

2 days ago

Washington — President Donald Trump’s tax reform plan released yesterday addresses several policy priorities of the National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA), including repeal of the estate tax and … Read More

Home prices hit fourth consecutive all-time high

2 days ago

Home prices continued to expand in February, hitting their fourth consecutive all-time high, according to the S&P Dow Jones Indices. The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Indices, a national measure of U.S. … Read More

Building Gurus Joins NLBMDA

3 days ago

WASHINGTON — The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) announced today that Building Gurus is the newest member of the association’s Manufacturers and Services Council (MSC). The council … Read More

New Home Sales in March Continue Upward Trend

3 days ago

Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose for the third straight month, increasing 5.8% in March to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 621,000 units, according to newly released data … Read More

Report: Trump Slaps Duty on Canadian Lumber, Intensifying Trade Fight

4 days ago

Bloomberg reports that President Trump has intensified a trade dispute with Canada by slapping tariffs of up to 24% on imported softwood lumber. The move drew swift criticism from the Canadian … Read More

Simpson Strong-Tie Named U.S. LBM Vendor of the Year

1 week ago

Pleasanton, Calif. – Simpson Strong-Tie, the industry leader in engineered structural and building materials, received the 2016 Vendor of the Year Award from U.S. LBM, one of the largest specialty … Read More

Increases in Remodeling Market Indicators Reflect Broad-Based Confidence

1 week ago

WASHINGTON — The National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) Remodeling Market Index (RMI) rose to 58 in the first quarter of 2017, an increase of five points from the fourth quarter … Read More