Tag : Craig A Shutt

IN DEPTH: Insulation

2 years ago

Code changes and growing awareness of insulation benefits are expanding the types and the ways that builders are using products in their projects. By: Craig A. Shutt – The 2012 … Read More

EOY: Building a Healthy Future

2 years ago

Hayward Lumber Co. goes beyond green building, focusing on indoor air quality after its owner’s family discovered their own home was making them sick.

IN DEPTH: Technology

2 years ago

Dealers look to gain efficiency, accessibility and mobility as the market recovers and sales, service needs increase.


2 years ago

New materials, focuses on speed and durability, and other factors are driving fastener performance forward.

IN DEPTH: Engineered Lumber Products

2 years ago

Dramatic changes in the market are boosting the ELP category.

IN DEPTH: Siding

2 years ago

As homeowners balance aesthetics and performance, some are looking to new—and old materials and mixing and matching styles to personalize their project.

IN DEPTH: Roofing Systems

2 years ago

Roofing products more often are being joined using a system approach to selling that provides better quality and protection while boosting dealers’ sales.

IN DEPTH: Windows and Doors

2 years ago

Energy efficiency is important, but choices in windows, entry doors and patio doors often are made on aesthetic and security options—and manufacturers are expanding those features.


2 years ago

Fastener preferences are changing as contractors look for more safety and low-visibility options to meet expectations.


3 years ago

As the market revives, preferences are changing.