Is it safe to say the woodworking industry is recovering? Yes, a home buidling and remodeling is driving it, as the latest Federal Reserve Beige Book documents. "New home sales were "mostly improved" and "residential real estate showed widespread improvement," according to the Fed. An underlying factor: formation of new households.

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