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ASK THE EXPERT: July 2015

The High Cost of Employee Turnover “The cost of employee replacement can be staggering when you stop to put a pencil to it. Employee retention...

Therma-Tru Sponsors ‘Door Do-Over Week’

MAUMEE, OHIO – How do you know if your home needs a new front door? What color entry door improves the curb appeal of...

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...

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