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May 2016

DIGITAL CASE STUDIES: Attract Customers With a Blog

CURRENT SITUATION: You’ve hired someone to build your store a website, because that’s what you know you needed to do to keep up with the...

Remodeler Q&A: Craig Scott

Craig Scott - President CROSS | San Antonio, TX.Craig Scott is president of CROSS remodeling in San Antonio, Texas. CROSS is an award-winning full service residential...

NLBMDA Holds Successful Legislative Conference

On April 18 and 19, members of the National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) met in Washington, D.C. for its annual Spring...

An Advisor Guide for Middle-Market Transactions

For those of you who have decided to sell your business or raise capital to grow, hiring someone to help execute on this strategic...

Deck Estimates: Part 3 – It all comes down to price.

Here's the most important thing you should know about pricing a deck: The best way to know how much a deck is going to...

Raising the Bar on Personal and Company Performance

How many games must a major league pitcher win in order to be considered a cut above? What is the magic batting average a...

FIVE QUESTIONS WITH: David Helmers, Vice President of Distribution, Weyerhaeuser

David is responsible for 17 distribution centers and multiple reloads located throughout the U.S. to support LBM dealers and one-steppers. Prior to this role,...

PRODUCT PICKS: May 2016

Each month, hundreds of products hit the market. Here’s our pick of the ones to watch.DensElement™ from Georgia-Pacific Georgia Pacific has introduced DensElement, a barrier...

A Fresh Look at SIPs

Facing a shortage of skilled labor with no end in sight, and increasingly stringent building codes that require higher R-values than ever before, Structural...

IN DEPTH: Doors And Windows

Doors and windows present a unique challenge for builders and remodelers, as the products need to fit the style of both interior and exterior...

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