Tag : great recession

Utilize Your Existing Staff for Deck Installs

August 25, 2016

In the past few issues, we’ve talked about the benefits of offering installed deck sales at your lumberyard, and we’ve included some of the pros and cons of hiring out … Read More

105-Year-Old California Lumberyard Closing

April 27, 2016

San Joaquin Lumber Company is closed temporarily, as store employees prepare for a final clearance sale later this week, reports The Record, of Stockton, California. The company announced on its … Read More

THE LUMBER MARKET: An Analysis of Housing’s Soft Rebound

October 7, 2014

The skewed distribution of income and lingering effect from the great recession are taking a toll on housing demand.

THE LUMBER MARKET: Rental Housing Facts

August 4, 2014

A thoughtful analysis of the trends driving multi-family construction.