January 2018

CertainTeed Restoration Millwork

Product Picks: January 2018

Each month, hundreds of products hit the market. Here's our pick of the ones to watch. CertainTeed® Restoration Millwork® Line of Cellular PVC Trim The latest...
Sexual harassment policy

Real Issues. Real Answers. Sexual harassment policies

Today’s headlines are dominated by allegations of sexual harassment, often reaching the highest levels of government and business. Companies across all industries are taking...

Editor’s Note: Three action items for 2018

As a new year gets up and running, there’s no shortage of predictions and forecasts for what’s in store for the residential construction industry...
In Depth Insulation

In Depth: Insulation & housewrap

Performance and innovation drive the insulation and weatherization product segments, both of which are positioned for strong, sustained growth. With the upswing of the U.S....
Entrepreneurs of the Year 2018

Entrepreneurs of the year: 2018

LBM Journal’s Entrepreneur of the Year Awards recognize three LBM companies of different sizes that epitomize the entrepreneurial spirit. By our definition, an entrepreneur...
Rep's pay rate

Tough Call: How much is too much?

New owners want to cut your top rep’s pay, which would likely send her to the competition. Like many family-owned companies, XY Lumber recently reached...

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