Furniture

Jack White: musician, raconteur, upholsterer?

Jack White is known around the world for his musical chops, but did you know that he was an upholstery apprentice in the 1990s and owned his own upholstery business before music stardom came to call?  And, in fact, he still does upholstery work for some elite clients.

Architectural Products

Resolute acquires L-P’s stake in a joint venture

MONTRÉAL – Resolute Forest Products Inc. completed two separate transactions with Louisiana-Pacific Corp. to grow its wood products business. The company has acquired a 50 percent equity interest in two joint ventures it had with Louisiana-Pacific to produce I-joists in the Lac-Saint-Jean region of Quebec for $50 million.

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Look for quality mark on wood structural panels

When ordering or specifying wood structural panels, it is important to receive the right panel for the application, and equally important that the panel is manufactured with the required quality, according to the APA – The Engineered Wood Association.