Builders and contractors specializing in decks and outdoor living projects now have a new resource to turn to for ideas and strategies for their business.
“We have salesmen with product knowledge who offer personalized service, do take-offs, build relationships” populating Northwest’s staff of 15, which includes Tim’s wife, Tami, and son Rory, 27, who’s being groomed to take over the business sometime in the future.
SmartLam currently produces more than 1 million bd. ft. of CLT per month.
“Klumb’s heritage of leaning into relationships and building long-term trust with their customers and suppliers meshes perfectly with the core values established by our founder Allen Dyer,” said ECMD CEO Joe Woods. “We are excited to extend our footprint into the deep South and Gulf Coast.”
Given the unsettled nature of the market, what can 2018 and beyond look like for real cedar products?
Popularized in Europe, PET is an environmentally friendly, low maintenance, protective finish that offers exceptional style, durability, and scratch- and fade-resistance for interior applications.
Montrose Forest Products has proposed investing $20 million to expand its mill in Montrose, Co.,
Foundation Building Materials, one of North America’s largest specialty distributors of wallboard, suspended ceiling systems, and insulation, has completed the acquisitions of two specialty distributors in the Midwest to enhance its growth strategy and expand its product offerings.
Forest Products Supply, St. Louis, Mo., opened a seventh distribution center in Omaha, Ne., Feb. 1.
Manufacturing is not new to Hancock Lumber; in fact, the company’s roots began in 1848 with milling logs into lumber and continues today with their three eastern white pine sawmills and wall panel manufacturing facility.
With a planned total investment of $32 million, Milwaukee Tool is proposing another major expansion at its global new product development center in Brookfield, Wi.
While a variety of railing options are available today, a growing number of homeowners are opting for stainless steel cable railing.
Our best customers come via word of mouth—brothers, sisters, neighbors. We’re building second, and third, homes for some of these people. We keep them happy.
When a company’s been in the lumber business for 130 years, it’s a safe bet they’ve learned a few things along the way.
Since it’s founding in 1954, Northern California dealer Golden State Lumber has opened six lumberyards plus a sales office in Vancouver, Wa., but its addition last year in Concord, Ca., was its first to feature a drive-thru lumberyard.
As we scout for those up-and-comers to run our businesses in the future, we’re fortunate that there is a wellspring of promising individuals—in the cooperative education pool.