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NLBMDA shares guidelines for small business assistance

The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association has shared guidelines for navigating small business loans and grants related to the CARES Act.

What building 1,000 homes means to the U.S. economy

A new NAHB study shows that housing is poised to lead the economic rebound once social distancing and other virus mitigation efforts show success in containing the coronavirus pandemic.
Fasteners Simpson Strong-Tie

In Depth: Deck fasteners

They might be hidden, but the importance of deck fasteners is far from invisible.
Zuern Building Products

Zuern Building Products acquires Window Design Center

Jeff Van De Hey has been selected to lead the re-named Window Design Center from Zuern.

NLBMDA webinar to focus on federal business relief resources

The webinar will share how dealers can take advantage of provisions such as loan programs, employer tax credits, and others. 

Tough Call: Risk vs. Reward

A builder wants you to expand his credit so he can aggressively grow his business during this crisis. What would you do? 
True Value Easy Care Paint Production

True Value to manufacture hand sanitizer amid COVID-19 pandemic

The first several thousand gallons will be donated to True Value hardware stores across the country.
Tal Sexton

Tal Sexton named manager of New River Valley Building Supply

New River Valley Building Supply, part of The Lester Group, is scheduled to open in May in Christiansburg, Virginia.
Pending home sales

Pending home sales increase 2.4% in February

Pending home sales rose in February, climbing for the second consecutive month prior to COVID-19 concerns.
Rick Schumacher

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