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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...

Boral Adds Distributor Boston Cedar in Northeast

ROSWELL, Ga. – Boston Cedar, based in Mansfield, Mass., is the newest distributor of Boral TruExterior® Siding & Trim. Boston Cedar will distribute the...

NLBMDA Disappointed with Final DOL Overtime Rule

Washington — The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) is disappointed with a final rule announced today by the U.S. Department of...
Dodge Data and Analytics

New Construction Starts in April Slide 8 Percent

NEW YORK — The value of new construction starts in April fell 8% from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of...

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...
84 Lumber Operation Appreciation

84 Lumber’s ‘Operation Appreciation’ Supports National Military Appreciation Month

Eighty Four, Penn. — 84 Lumber is continuing its long-standing support of the United States military with the launch of “Operation Appreciation.” Throughout the...

ABC Supply Opens New Location in Annapolis

BELOIT, Wis. — ABC Supply Co., Inc., has opened a new location in Annapolis, Maryland. The store offers contractors in the Annapolis area roofing,...

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,...

Housing Starts Up in April

WASHINGTON—Nationwide housing starts rose 6.6% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.17 million in April, according to newly released data from the U.S....
Britton Lumber Co

Britton Lumber Co. Acquires H.G. Wood Industries

Fairlee, VT.—Britton Lumber Company has announced that it has agreed in principle to acquire the assets of H.G. Wood Industries located in Bath, New Hampshire....

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