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Remodeling Conditions Up, Reports NARI

By Matt Schumake Posted: 11/11/2014 9:28AM

Remodeling conditions are showing growth, with a current rating of 6.41, up from 6.07 in March, based on The National Association of the Remodeling Industry's report.


Wood Flooring Sales for Armstrong Industries Fall to $137 Million

By Matt Schumake Posted: 11/10/2014 9:50AM

Armstrong World Industries, Inc, designer and manufacturer of wood flooring and building products, reported its third-quarter 2014 results with net sales for wood flooring reaching $137.0 million


Cabinet & Countertop Shop Adapts IT Business Production Solution

By Matt Schumake Posted: 11/10/2014 8:50AM

Software developer User Solutions has created tools including Excel Add-On and Resource Manager for Excel to assist manufacturers in managing schedules for staffing and deliveries.


Wood Buildings on the Rise in Canada

Posted by Karen Koenig | Posted: 11/06/2014 8:50AM

The City of Calgary joins a growing list of Canadian towns and provinces to allow construction of wood-framed buildings up to six-stories tall. Ontario recently approved the change.




Residential Furniture Orders Increase 4% in July

Posted by Karen Koenig | Posted: 10/03/2014 1:36PM

New orders for residential furniture increased 4 percent in July compared to a year earlier, according to the latest survey of manufacturers and distributors by High Point accounting and consulting firm Smith Leonard.


Housing Study: Multifamily Boom Not So Great for Woodworking

By Urs Buehlmann, Matt Bumgardner and Karen Koenig Posted: 08/06/2014 10:46AM

While multi-family housing does not generate the same volume of use per unit as a single family home, it does bode well for the wood products industry. Read this exclusive survey for more details.


Made in America 2014: Wood Production is Growing

By Karen Koenig Posted: 08/05/2014 3:33PM

Wood plant expansions & reshoring accelerate. U.S. manufacturing continues to rise, with industrial production up 4.3 percent in June compared to the same period a year ago, according to recent figures from the Federal Reserve.


Creative DIYers are Pushing Sale of Home Improvement Products

Posted By Elizabeth Fuhrman | Posted: 07/14/2014 3:51PM

Consumers are buying more home improvement products with an anticipated 6.9 percent growth from 2014 to 2015, according to the Home Improvement Research Institute.


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