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Capital Lumber Announces Upgraded Website

Capital announces the launch of a new, redesigned version of its website, www.capital-lumber.com. Key features of the site include a cleaner and more appealing...
Eric Lindquist

EDCO Products, Inc. Hires New President

HOPKINS, Minn. - EDCO Products, Incorporated, a Hopkins-based manufacturer and distributor of building materials, is pleased to announce the appointment of Eric Lindquist as...
SENCO

SENCO upgrades website

CINCINNATI—Expanding on its promise to make hard work easier, SENCO has launched a completely new, responsive website and a separate, dedicated mobile site. When...

BOB HEIDENREICH: Selling The Complete Deck Project (Part 2 of 3)

Read: Selling the Complete Deck Project (part 1 of 3) Part 2 of 3: How to demonstrate deck installation. You can’t fully plan a completed...
Woodtone

Weyerhaeuser To Offer Woodtone Exterior Products in Denver

Federal Way, Wash.— Weyerhaeuser Distribution’s Denver location now offers the full lineup of Woodtone RealWood exterior building products, including RealTrim Plus, RealSoffit, RealCorner and...

U.S. Foreclosures at 10 Year Low, Some States Still Slow to Recover

Foreclosures in the U.S. dropped to the lowest the country has seen in 10 years, Reuters reported Thursday. States such as California, Florida and...
Kevin M. Kelly

In Memoriam: Kevin M. Kelly

Former JAY-K Lumber president, Kevin M. Kelly has died at age 83 the Utica Observer-Dispatch reports. Kelly and his brothers took over JAY-K Lumber in New...

Multifamily Surge Pushes Housing Starts Up 9.8 Percent in June

WASHINGTON—Led by a steep jump in multifamily production, nationwide housing starts rose 9.8% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.174 million units in...

BILL LEE: Is Poor Time Management Limiting Your Productivity?

How to double your sales via smarter time management. Forty-one% of the salespeople I interview tell me that TIME is the number one obstacle preventing...
leading indicator of remodeling activity - q2 2015

Pick-Up Projected in Home Improvement Activity Moving into 2016

Cambridge, MA – The extended easing of gains in residential improvement spending is expected to change course by early next year, according to the...

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