Category : News

Superior Plastics names Weaver VP of Engineering

1 month ago

NEW HOLLAND, Penn. — Superior Plastic Products has promoted Elmer Weaver to the newly-created role of Vice President of Engineering. Formerly the company’s machine shop manager, Weaver started with Superior … Read More

Central Valley names former Orchard Supply exec as CFO

1 month ago

NAPA, Calif. – Building supply company Central Valley has appointed William (Bill) Robertson as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) effective Oct. 31. Robertson succeeds David Templeton, who had previously announced his … Read More

Kodiak Building Partners to acquire American Builders Supply

1 month ago

Kodiak Building Partners has signed an agreement to acquire American Builders Supply based in Orlando. American Builders Supply serves Florida homebuilders with truss, millwork, windows, doors, lumber and related products. … Read More

Sponsored: The Top Factor in Choosing a Caulk

1 month ago

Numerous factors affect the purchase decision to buy caulk, regardless of project. But, according to a consumer study conducted by ORC International, one of the most important factors in deciding … Read More

Guardian to distribute Chelsea Everlast siding in Southeast

1 month ago

OAKMONT, Penn. – Chelsea Building Products, Inc. has announced that Guardian Building Products, Inc. (GBP) a two-step distributor in Nashville, Tenn., will distribute Everlast Advanced Composite Siding in the southeast market. … Read More

House Republicans release tax reform legislation

1 month ago

House Republican leaders released the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1) on Nov. 2, that would make major changes to the federal tax code. Among the highlights, the bill … Read More

U.S. sets duties on Canadian lumber; Canada responds

1 month ago

The U.S. Commerce Department announced that it has found that imports of Canadian softwood lumber have been unfairly subsidized and dumped in the U.S. The announcement escalates a trade dispute … Read More

Builder confidence in 55+ market remains strong

1 month ago

WASHINGTON — Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market continued to be positive in the third quarter of 2017, according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) 55+ … Read More

NAHB: Has the labor shortage reached ‘crisis’ status?

1 month ago

The National Association of Home Builders reports on its NAHB Now blog that it has been a decade since there were this many unfilled construction jobs. NAHB Chief Economist Robert … Read More

Allura inks exclusive deal with KB Home

2 months ago

HOUSTON — Allura has announced that it has signed a national agreement with KB Home to serve as the homebuilder’s exclusive supplier of exterior fiber cement siding products. Allura manufactures … Read More