Industry News


Share of new homes with decks declined last year

Of the roughly 876,000 single-family homes started in 2018, 22.6% included decks, according to NAHB tabulation of data from the Survey of Construction.

Huttig Delivers the Most Complete Mix of Wood Screws for Indoor Projects

Huttig-Grip all purpose wood-to-wood screw is not just another gold drywall screw.
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Housing finance reform: What’s in the details?

Since the financial crisis a decade ago, one of the topics regularly on the minds of lawmakers is reforming the national Government Sponsored Enterprises (GSEs).
Pending home sales

Pending home sales decline in October

The Northeast experienced a minor uptick last month, but the other three major U.S. regions reported declines in month-over-month contract activity.
New single-family home

New single-family home size trending smaller

New single-family home size trended lower in the third quarter of 2019, a pattern from recent years that is likely to continue.
New home sales

New home sales dip slightly in October

On a year-to-date basis, new home sales for 2019 are 9.6% higher than the same period in 2018.

LMC dealers gather for fall Expo

LMC dealers gathered at the LMC Expo in Philadelphia on November 20-21 to gain insight, analyze the state of industry, and plan their purchasing strategies.
Northland Lumber & Supply

Minnesota’s Northland Lumber & Supply expands

The added storage space will provide more room to stage project materials, unload vendor deliveries, and store equipment and materials.

MoistureShield adds to sales leadership team

MoistureShield has named Sean Ryan and John Cook as regional sales directors for the company's West and Southeast markets, respectively.
84 Lumber hurricane supplies

84 Lumber sends hurricane relief supplies to Bahamas

More than $50,000 worth of building supplies were shipped to the Bahamas last week, courtesy of 84 Lumber's West Palm Beach store.

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