Despite an increasing percentage of decks being built of pricey composites, plastics and exotic hardwoods, the vast majority of deck framing systems continue to be constructed of standard dimensional lumber.
Meeks parent American Construction Source has acquired western dealer Homewood Holdings from Building Industry Partners LLC.
Three leading building supply companies in Vermont’s Upper Valley have agreed to unite under single ownership following back-to-back transactions.
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TimberTech is expanding its composite decking offerings with additions to three of its collections.
The building materials sector has so much to offer working professionals but, sometimes, figuring out where exactly you’re meant to be is half the journey.
Envision Building Products has introduced its new Ridge Premium composite decking line with fluted profile.
Monarch Technologies is launching MonaDeck, a patent-pending new line of ultra-durable composite decking developed for the residential market.
Fence Quarter has introduced a new line of wood deck and porch railing inserts made from knot-free, marine-grade Alaskan yellow cedar.
BlueLinx netted $27.2 million in sale/leaseback deals for its distribution centers in Kansas City and St. Louis, Mo.; Nashville, Tn.; and Richmond, Va.
Carolina Atlantic Roofing Supply, Sanford, N.C., has acquired the Southern Division of Seven D Wholesale. The new operations—in Freeport, Fl.; Pelham, Al.; Biloxi, Ms.; and Rice, Tx.—began doing business as CARS effective Feb. 3.
Arauco will close its particleboard line in Moncure, N.C., in April and integrate its Moncure MDF line with a moulding line to create an advanced millwork operation.
American homeowners annually spend anywhere from thousands to tens of thousands of dollars to build new decks, fix older ones, and enhance the livability of outdoor areas. However, all the renovations have at least one thing in common despite the price tag—the desire to achieve long-lasting results.
Overhead Door has introduced its 4-Button Universal Remote, allowing customers to operate openers and gate receivers from a variety of brands and models. For business owners, the product also minimizes inventory needs in the warehouse and on the service truck.
Pinnacle Renewable Energy, Vancouver, B.C., will build an industrial wood pellet plant in Demopolis, Al., near its Aliceville facility and next to Two Rivers Lumber Co.