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Kodiak Building Partners’ latest acquisition—its largest yet—will nearly double the company’s headcount.

Builders FirstSource, Inc. and BMC Stock Holdings, Inc., today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Builders FirstSource and BMC will combine in an all-stock merger transaction to create the nation’s premier supplier of building materials and services. 

Americans’ homes are energy hogs. This is because houses in the US are much larger than houses in other countries, says a new study from University of Michigan researchers.

The housing market has done surprisingly well during the coronavirus pandemic, but builders are concerned that a doubling in lumber prices caused by pandemic-induced mill shutdowns is adding thousands of dollars to the cost of new homes and could dampen the industry's contribution to an economic recovery.

Over the last several months, the light-frame wood construction industry has witnessed unprecedented increases in softwood lumber costs in all markets amongst all grade and species combinations.

84 Lumber is continuing its expansion efforts in 2020 and has opened its latest truss plant in Mansfield, Ohio.

As chief financial officer of Atlanta-based PulteGroup, Bob O’Shaughnessy drew the short straw.

In support of its commitment to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions while driving sustainable innovation, DuPont™ has announced the phased launch of a new, reduced global warming potential (GWP) Styrofoam™ Brand Insulation.

SBCA is interested in hearing about CM-member “milestones,” and sharing them with the broader industry through our weekly SBC Industry News, and potentially writing additional stories or recording podcasts covering these developments in greater depth.

Construction is one of the largest industries still resisting the call of the 21st century, its practitioners opting for decades-old but tried and true methods.

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