February 2018

Home Inventories Graph

Supply-side response to rising home prices has gone missing

Home construction remains frustratingly slow, even with the long-expected tailwind associated with the transition of the Millennial generation into their key home-buying years. It...
Sharing financial informaion

Real Issues. Real Answers. Sharing financial information

Should we or shouldn’t we? That is one of the questions companies wrestle with when determining what financial information—if any—to share with employees. On...

NLBMDA unveils national policy agenda ahead of legislative conference

NLBMDA has finalized its National Policy Agenda for 2018 as the Trump Administration begins its second year and following passage of tax reform at...
moulding millwork trim

In Depth: Moulding, millwork & trim

Ease of use, new applications give dealers and homeowners more options From quicker installation to more robust product choices, trim and moulding manufacturers are responding...
Special order mistakes

Tough Call: The high cost of special order mistakes

Like LBM dealers in most U.S. markets, your company is doing well. Sales are up, margins are stable, and your team is working at...
Margaret Price

Remodeled Ridgefield

Price leads Ridgefield Supply into new era Photos by Kathy Russell Photography   I REALIZED VERY QUICKLY AFTER COLLEGE THAT I DIDN’T LIKE THE CONCEPT OF WORKING...

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