Industry News

Sacramento homebuilders are trying to deal with a severe shortage of construction workers by training high school students in summer internships.

Louisiana-Pacific executives have agreed to pay $22 million for a Minnesota-based company that makes a fire-retardant coating.

Canada and the United States must chop down one big, remaining impediment to a deal on softwood lumber: who gets to fill the U.S. demand for lumber in the event of a hot construction market like the present one, when American supply falls short.

Targeting a large metropolis with a strong focus on the trade idustry, 84 Lumber opens its new location in Greensboro, North Carolina making it the twelfth store in the state.

Here are the top ten Energy Efficiency & Building Science News headlines in the second quarter of 2017.

Designers and builders are all continually searching for information on the best way to cost-effectively meet sound control goals.

Knowing the desired performance of your wall system and construction methods are key, and narrowing down your selection to a few air barrier products depends on various factors.

As green building practices expand, new homes are becoming more energy-efficient and healthier for their occupants.

On July 14, 2017, the Ministry of Municipal Affairs announced the replacement of the Ontario Building Code, effective January 1, 2019.