Category : News

New home sales pull back after strong spring season

16 hours ago

WASHINGTON — Sales of newly built, single-family homes in July fell 9.4% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 571,000 units from an upwardly revised June reading, according to newly … Read More

CAI Software acquires MultiProcess Computer Corporation

18 hours ago

Smithfield, R.I. —Computer Associates, providers of the Ponderosa Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software and related services to customers in the lumber and building materials industry has announced that it has … Read More

Mireya Zapata to lead Lumbermen’s Association of Texas and Louisiana

19 hours ago

AUSTIN, Texas — The Lumbermen’s Association of Texas and Louisiana (LAT), has announced that it has selected Mireya Zapata to lead the organization. The LAT advocates for lumber and building material … Read More

Drexel Building Supply Expands to Columbus

3 days ago

Drexel Building Supply of Campbellsport, Wis. has announced that it is opening a new location in Columbus, Wis. The company plans to break ground in early October and anticipates the … Read More

Member Insurance Hires Former Do it Best VP

3 days ago

CORNELIUS, N.C. — Member Insurance Agency, Inc. has announced the appointment of Jay Brown as Account Ambassador. In this newly-created role, Brown will be working with major retail businesses in … Read More

Simpson Strong-Tie Donates to Clemson University

1 week 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

1 week 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

Guardian Building Products to distribute Perma-Boot

1 week 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

1 week 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

1 week 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