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Northeastern EWP Wholesaler Going Nationwide

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
June 09, 2016

Eastern Engineered Wood Products, Bethlehem, Pa., has formed a new business unit, eWood-LINK, focused on turning the Northeastern wholesaler into a national distributor.

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Thin-Stone Veneer and Rigid Foam Application Relies on FastenMaster Technical Evaluation Report

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
June 06, 2016

The Journal of Light Construction recently published an article on installing thin-stone veneer over rigid foam to obtain an R34 rating.

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Three Videos Show Best Practices to Install, Insulate and Seal Windows

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
June 07, 2016

FineHomebuilding Magazine put together a three-part video series on how to properly prep, install, insulate and seal a window using today’s advanced methods and materials. 

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Multi-functional Exterior Wall Products Gaining Builder Attention

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
June 06, 2016

According to this article, Huber’s Zip System, LP’s SmartSide panels and BASF’s HP+ Wall System are great examples of multi-purpose exterior wall products builders like.

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Hiring Millennials: What Do You Need To Know?

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
June 06, 2016

Companies need to be strategic in hiring today’s millennial population both in attracting and retaining employees. Does your company have the proper strategy in place? 

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Framer Field Tests Paslode's Cordless XP Framing Nailer

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
December 14, 2015

Tim Uhler, a lead carpenter for Pioneer Builders in Port Orchard, Washington recently reviewed Paslode’s Cordless XP Framing Nailer.

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ABC Supply's Owner Gives 7 Tips to Thriving in the Market

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
May 31, 2016

Seven tips on entrepreneurship from America's richest self-made woman, ABC Supply’s Diane Hendricks.

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2015 BCMC Build Recipients Receive Their New Homes!

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
June 06, 2016

U.S. Army Specialist Robert “Bo” Kitelinger , U.S. Army Sgt. Drew Wroblewski and their families received the keys to their new, mortgage-free homes this past Saturday, June 4, 2016.  

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Wall Panel Equipment Mfr. Triad Appoints New Sales Head

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
June 03, 2016

Dan Mowers, General Manager of Merrick Machine Company has named Lowell Tuma as the National Sales Manager of Triad/Ruvo. 

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USDA Signals Halt to Softwood Lumber Check Off Assessments

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
June 01, 2016

The USDA announced that due to the district court’s recent decision in the Resolute FP vs USDA et. al. lawsuit, and to avoid creating confusion within the industry, the continuance referendum would be postponed until a future yet-to-be-determined date. 

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U S LBM Purchases Raymond Building Supply, Expands in FL

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
June 01, 2016

U.S. LBM Holdings, LLC, a leading distributor of specialty building materials in the United States, today announced the acquisition of Raymond Building Supply, which is based in North Fort Myers, Fla.

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Huber to Expand Exterior Sheathing Production Capacity

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
May 31, 2016

Specialty products manufacturer Huber Engineered Woods LLC (“HEW”) announced it will increase production capacity through a contractual manufacturing agreement with Arbec Forest Products Inc. 

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Hayward Lumber Opens Truss Plant in California

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
June 03, 2016

Hayward Corp. opened a roof truss manufacturing facility at the back of its current lumber location at 800 West Betteravia Road in Santa Maria, California. 

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Canadian Lumber Cap Would Have Significant Impact on Housing

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
June 25, 2016

Recent NAHB estimates show that a 25 percent volume cap on softwood lumber imported from Canada, had it been in place in 2014, would have resulted in a significant loss of jobs.

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An Energy Efficiency Case Study on Double-Stud Exterior Walls

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
May 16, 2016

The double-stud exterior walls are modeled on those developed by Saskatchewan superinsulation pioneer Rob Dumont.

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Construction Experts Identify Most Innovative Building Envelope Products of 2016

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
May 13, 2016

The Parade of Products is a competition that occurs during the largest homebuilding trade show on the West Coast, PCBC, and is a celebration of the most inventive new product solutions of the past year. 

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Chart: 59% of Top 100 ProDealers Manufacture Components

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
May 13, 2016

Few questions more clearly define the business model of a ProSales 100 dealer than whether it just sells stuff or also makes and installs it.

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OSHA Releases Final Rule on Workplace Injury & Illness

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
May 11, 2016

The U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA issued a final rule to modernize injury data collection to better inform workers, employers, the public and OSHA about workplace hazards.

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Top ProDealers Gaining Market Share from Big Boxes?

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
May 26, 2016

ProSales 100 companies' sharp revenue gains since 2012 have enabled them to claw back a few percentage points of market share in their competition with The Home Depot and Lowe's.

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Sawdust Storage Truck at Truss Plant Catches Fire

Wed, 2016-06-22 09:31
May 26, 2016

A fire started around 6 p.m. at Ridgway Truss Company, 235 SW 11th Place, in a semi-truck trailer that was used for storing sawdust, according to Gainesville Fire Rescue.

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