Digital Case Studies: Grand Banks Building Products

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Q: What is your monthly social media marketing budget? How does it differ between platforms? A: We don’t have a set budget. Depending on the time of year or month … Read More

New Home Sales Rise 2.9% in May

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WASHINGTON — Sales of newly built, single-family homes in May rose 2.9% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 610,000 units after an upwardly revised April reading, according to newly … Read More

84 Lumber Realigns Divisions

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EIGHTY FOUR, Penn. – 84 Lumber is reorganizing into four targeted divisions: Central, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast and Southwest. The company announced in a press release that the new alignment will allow it … Read More

NLBMDA Congress and White House Tackle Regulatory Reform

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Bemoaning regulatory overreach during the Obama administration, congressional Republicans and the Trump administration have worked quickly to reduce unnecessary regulatory burdens on businesses. President Trump has also issued a series … Read More

Home Depot, Menards Face Lawsuits Over Lumber Size Claims

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Two big box stores are being accused of deceptively advertising the size of 4×4 lumber, USA Today reports. Home Depot and Menards stores have been named in a lawsuit for … Read More

Remodeler Q&A: Jon Domers

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Q: What do you wish LBM suppliers understood about your business? A: One thing that I try to stress to all of my trade partners, vendors and suppliers is that … Read More

Conlon Named U.S. Director of Sales at Royal Building Products

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WOODBRIDGE, ONTARIO — Royal Building Products, a Westlake company, has announced that Bill Conlon is the new Director of Sales for its Exteriors Business in the United States. Conlon will … Read More

Existing Home Sales Rise 1.1% in May

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WASHINGTON — Existing-home sales rebounded in May following a notable decline in April, and low inventory levels helped propel the median sales price to a new high while pushing down … Read More

Nominate Your Entrepreneur of the Year

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LBM Journal’s Entrepreneur of the Year Awards recognize leaders from three companies of different sizes who epitomize the entrepreneurial spirit. By our definition, an entrepreneurial company excels at identifying underserved—or … Read More

Metsä Wood launches ‘Open Source Wood’

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  Metsä Wood’s Open Source Wood initiative is a call to action to architects, designers and engineers to join forces, share innovation and contribute knowledge about large-scale, modular wood construction. … Read More