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Information obtained from the US Census Bureau’s Survey of Construction (SOC) and tabulated by NAHB, shows that the share of two-story homes...

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NAICS 444 sales (building material and garden equipment and supplies) in May increased compared to the same month last year.

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Prices paid for goods used in residential construction ex-energy rose 3.6% in May (not seasonally adjusted) and have increased 16.5% over the past...

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A white Toyota Corolla FX16—the first Toyota car built on American soil--rolled off the production line at Fremont, Calif.-based New United Motor...

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Armed with a grant from a state housing agency, a group that includes a team from Virginia Tech, a Richmond construction company and two local...

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Human spaceflight is a hot topic, and many companies throughout the world are intent on someday developing the capability of sending Earth's...

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The National Association of Realtors has released a new report authored by the Rosen Consulting Group, “Housing is Critical Infrastructure: Social...

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The American Wood Council (AWC) has released a two-page document outlining a variety of issues that have spurred an imbalance between lumber supply...

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With BCMC attendee online registration live, the SBCA Academy’s online training website coming soon, and numerous updates to SBCA’s new website, new...

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The historic climb for lumber prices, combined with delays and higher costs for other building materials, is a significant limiting factor for home...

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Of all the manufactured structural framing products, roof trusses command a significant market share versus competing framing methods.  However,...

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The Building Center Inc. closed purchase of Harleyville Builders Supply in Holly Hill SC on June 1st, 2021.

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