Recently, a lumber distributor, struggling to attract and keep qualified talent, asked how to get his employees more engaged and energized. His assessment was that they were not motivated, were not “giving it their all,” and his recent efforts to put in place a bonus incentive program had done little to change any of that. Sound familiar?
Pioneer Landscape Centers, Highlands Ranch, Co., has acquired Granite Express, Mesa, Az.
Drift by Thermory USA provides the popular look and texture of rustic/weathered barnwood right out of the box
Butte’s Ace Hardware is building a larger, $6.8-million replacement store to open early next year.
As the trend in showrooms become an obvious necessity, often we see retailers forget to promote one of their most profitable stock items, treated lumber.
Pacific Woodtech Corp. is a mega-producer of engineered wood products that many have not come across—or have you? It has been producing laminated veneer lumber and I-joists with others’ names on them for about 20 years—until recently.
The Raymond Corp. has acquired Raymond Handling Concepts Corp., Fremont, Ca., a dealer of Raymond forklifts to Alaska, Idaho, western Montana, Northern California, northern Nevada, Oregon and Washington.
Versatex Building Products is joining forces with Aqua-DIY to offer a line of environmentally-friendly color treatments and woodgrain finishes for cellular PVC.
Here are answers to common questions about the EPA’s regulation on wood-based products from Steve Zylkowski, director of Quality Services for APA – The Engineered Wood Association.
Coast Wood Preserving, Ukiah, Ca., has ceased treating operations after 47 years
Hults Bruk has added a new felling axe to its line of Swedish hand-forged axes.
A new building supply yard has been launched in Roswell, N.M., by former Builders Do it Center president Justin Ellis and previous branch manager Aaron Coats.
Mass timber is becoming popular because it offers an economically favorable construction method for mid-rise buildings, provides for greater sustainability, and looks very different.