Industry News

- Industry News

Let’s discuss how these support posts or columns are installed in a typical home and then you’ll start to appreciate what’s involved in moving one.

- Industry News

Record-low mortgage rates were not enough to offset inventory shortages and rising home prices as housing affordability continued to decline in the third quarter of 2020, according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index (HOI).

- Industry News

Nation’s Best, a rapidly growing home improvement company, announces their acquisition of Connolly’s Do it Best Hardware & Rental, with five locations in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

- Industry News

CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd. today announced that through its Honsador Group of Companies (together with all subsidiary, affiliate or nominee entities) has acquired the truss design and manufacturing plant and related equipment and business, formerly owned by Vickers Island Truss, Ltd.. 

- Industry News

84 Lumber has hit a corporate milestone and reached record sales of $4 billion for the first time in the pro dealer’s history.

- Industry News

US LBM, a leading distributor of specialty building materials in the United States, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement for Bain Capital Private Equity to acquire a majority stake in the company.

- Industry News

The U.S. Department of Labor reports the veteran unemployment rate stands at 5.9 percent, down from 6.8 percent last month.

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MaterialsXchange (MX), the Chicago-based B2B E-commerce platform for lumber and wood products has expanded its sales team by adding industry veteran Dave Gaudreau to its organization.

- Industry News, Framing News

SBCA’s membership overwhelmingly supports 2020/2021 board resolution to extend Executive Committee member terms by one year. 

- Industry News

Registrations are open for the Alpine Showcase 2020, December 8-11.

- Industry News

NAHB analysis of Census Construction Spending data shows that total private residential construction spending stood at a seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) of $610.9 billion in September.

- Industry News

Data from the 2019 Census Bureau Survey of Construction (SOC) show a gain for the number of multifamily units built in smaller properties, reversing a trend that favored larger buildings over recent years.

- Industry News

For the eighth consecutive year, associates from specialty building materials distributor US LBM earned a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification from the Wisconsin School of Business Center for Professional & Executive Development.

- Industry News

TWP Enterprises, Inc., a leading privately-held, veteran-owned building materials dealer announced today the purchase of Peoples Supply Co., Inc. based in Hyattsville, Maryland.

- Industry News

Builders FirstSource, Inc., the largest supplier of building products, prefabricated components, and value-added services in the United States, today announced it has purchased the assets of Kansas City Building Supply, located in Overland Park, Kansas.

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