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Even with the 12% decline in new residential furniture orders in the January year-over-year comparison, an estimated 55% of the residential furniture manufacturers and distributors participating in the monthly survey reported increased orders for the month.
As we commemorate Women in Construction Week, March 6-12, here are some interesting facts and references about women in woodworking and construction.
Despite December's 6% drop in new residential furniture orders compared to 2020, they are still up by double-digits over 2019 figures.
VANCOUVER, B.C. – Softwood lumber prices remained volatile as the industry faced weather, supply chain, governmental issues, and other external factors, according to Madison's Lumber Prices index. The analyst firm found that the second half of 2021 underwent “relentless” lumber price increases. In addition, North American construction framing dimension softwood lumber prices reversed their rises during January 2022. Ongoing strong demand, however, served to prop prices up again at the beginning of February.
The AHFA says new rule creates an ambiguous testing protocol that would be unenforceable.