“What if I’m not funny?” some of you are asking. Two things. Buy a joke book; dumb humor is funny—believe me, I know. I’ve been using dumb humor for years. Just trying to be funny is funny and helps others relax, so go for it.
IT’S A BIG worldwide web out there. With nearly 2 billion live websites on the internet and an estimated 5 billion internet users, about 4 billion of whom are on social media, it’s all too easy to get lost in the crowd.
YellaWood Protector semi-transparent stain and clear water repellent sealer provide long-lasting, rich color and superior protection.
Al Gemmen might be a little surprised—and maybe more than a little startled—had he lived to learn that the store he founded in Hudsonville, Mi., in 1955 would, 65 year later, be named one of the “coolest” in Ace Hardware Corp.’s vast family.
Open-Joint cladding systems are growing in popularity—but they require a slightly different approach to the walls behind them.
Cross Laminated Timer (CLT) is a prefabricated, solid engineered mass timber panel. CLT is manufactured with kiln-dried lumber boards or structural composite lumber (SCL) laminated in alternating directions and bonded with structural adhesives to form a solid, straight, rectangular panel.
Metabo HPT has expanded its MultiVolt System for its lineup of cordless pneumatic tools.
Industrial Asset Recovery Group (IARG) will hold an online auction to sell equipment from the former Georgia-Pacific mill in Coos Bay, Or.
Distributor PrimeSource Brands, Irving, Tx., announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Wolf Home Products, York, Pa., from affiliates of Tenex Capital Management.
Builders FirstSource, Dallas, Tx., has entered into a definitive agreement to pay $450 million to purchase WTS Paradigm, LLC, a software solutions and services provider for the LBM industry.
The first annual Deck Specialist Symposium is rapidly approaching on July 7-8. The free two-day all-virtual event will feature presentations from renowned builders, and attendees will have an opportunity to gain valuable knowledge and win awesome prizes.
In addition to its more than 200 retail showrooms across the country, Pella is now direct-selling windows and doors to homeowners online. The new e-commerce capabilities offered on Pella.com allow consumers to customize options, view prices, and then purchase replacement windows and patio doors—reportedly a first for a national window and door manufacturer.
Cornerstone Building Brands, Cary, N.C., has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Insulated Metal Panels (IMP) business to Nucor Insulated Panel Group for $1 billion in cash. The deal, expected to close in the second half of 2021, includes products sold under the Metl-Span and CENTRIA brands.
Costello’s Ace Hardware has purchased Rankin’s Hardware, a three-location True Value Hardware chain in northern Virginia. Costello’s Ace now operates 41 locations in New York, New Jersey, Maryland and now Virginia.
Two new infill options—mesh and glass inserts—have been added to Trex Commercial Products’ Signature aluminum railing line, joining traditional picket-style.