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Construction Job Growth Shows Housing Leading Recovery

By Bill Esler Posted: 02/09/2014 10:21AM

Construction jobs spiked in January, explaining strong attendance at the 2014 Builders and KBIS Shows. A Feb. 7 report shows 48,000 jobs were created in residential building last month. These cabinetry, flooring, hardware and millwork items from the show reflect that recovery.


A Not So Revolting FSC Development

By Mike DiGiuro Posted: 02/01/2014 9:52AM

Sometimes even a 900 pound gorilla listens! As a result of public feedback, the Forest Stewardship Council has cancelled the requirement for online FSC material purchases registration by April 2014 and will conduct further study.


A Look at Wood in Computer Design as Apple's Macintosh Turns 30

By Matt Schumake Posted: 01/30/2014 10:59PM

As Apple celebrates the 30th anniversary of the Macintosh computer, we look at the model that started the home computer revolution and the role woodworkers played in making it happen.


Engineered Wood Outlook for 2014: APA President Shares His Views

By Ed Elias Posted: 01/29/2014 9:49AM

Association President Ed Elias discusses how APA and the engineered wood industry viewed 2013 and what to expect in 2014.




Made In USA Furniture Takes a Hit

By Rich Christianson Posted: 01/28/2014 4:27PM

The Made-in-America furniture movement suffered a setback last month when Heritage Home Group announced it would close two Thomasville factories and a Lane factory effective March 21, putting more than 560 people out of work.


Lumber Liquidators Foundation Builds for Future

By Bill Esler Posted: 01/25/2014 12:14PM

Lumber Liquidators (NYSE: LL) sees lasting impact on ongoing support for No Barriers USA, and sees parallels in investing in hardwood flooring.


Bluewater Wood Alliance: A True Manufacturing 'Cluster' Model

By Mike Baker Posted: 01/20/2014 4:36PM

In order for a cluster to succeed, it requires the commitment of companies in the sector and the region to collaborate on projects, share those best practices they wish to share and see the importance of the “big picture” for the growth of their industry.


Bamboo: What a Revolting FSC Development Part III

By Mike DiGiuro Posted: 01/12/2014 2:49PM

Despite its classification as grass, there has been in recent years, a move to get bamboo FSC certified. And the Forest Stewardship Council has reached a conclusion.


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