Brand Talk: Does your business have enough coverage to survive a tragic accident?

October 17, 2018

No one wants to think about it. The age-old question: what happens if…? You don’t need to leave these worries to your imagination. Unfortunately, serious accidents are a reality of … Read More

Multifamily decline pushes overall housing starts down in September

WASHINGTON — Led by a drop in multifamily production, total housing starts fell 5.3% in September to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.2 million units, according to newly released … Read More

Real Issues. Real Answers. Advertising: what works best?

October 16, 2018

Some things never change. Like the need to attract customers, grow our sales and build our brands. That straight-forward business challenge has grown much more complex in a world marked … Read More

Builder confidence rises in October

WASHINGTON — Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes rose one point to 68 in October on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI). … Read More

Conceal Column Wraps from Royal Building Products

October 15, 2018

Royal Building Products has launched Conceal Column Wraps, available in Traditional, Craftsman and Builder styles. The 100% cellular PVC column wraps feature a “clam shell” design with three pre-assembled sides … Read More

Do it Best Corp. holds fall market in Indianapolis

  FORT WAYNE, Ind.– An array of purchasing opportunities and growth oriented programs were featured at the Do it Best Corp. fall market Oct. 12-15 at the Indiana Convention Center … Read More

MAX SuperFramer

The SN883RH3 SuperFramer is the latest edition of MAX’s 21-degree stick framer. Driven by up to 120PSI of pressure, the SN883RH3 has the power to drive 2″x.113″ to 3 1/4″x.148″ … Read More

ProVia glazed finishes for entry doors

ProVia’s glazed finishes (available for Embarq and Signet fiberglass entry doors) are designed to provide a distinctive weathered, rustic look. To create this finish, the stain on each entry door … Read More

MiTek’s Hardy Frame CFS Picture Frame

MiTek USA’s Hardy Frame brand now offers a range of seven products in a “full spectrum” offering of lateral-load solutions for light-frame, multistory construction. The latest addition to the line … Read More

Home automation from Weather Shield

Weather Shield has introduced a new product that automates the opening and closing of some of the company’s windows and sliding door models. Now, to close any Weather Shield awning … Read More