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A plan to expand Builders FirstSource’s fully-automated robotic manufacturing systems was announced recently—a move that will bring the technology...

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The SBCA Open Quarterly Meeting (OQM) in Boston, Massachusetts, July 25-27, will look and feel different to anyone who has attended in the past few...

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NAHB analysis of the Census Construction Spending data shows that private residential construction spending stood at a seasonally adjusted annual...

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Hammond Lumber has acquired Brock’s Building Materials, a third-generation, family-owned company located in Rochester, New Hampshire.

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Kempsville Building Materials has completed the addition of a new facility near Richmond, Va.

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The top 10 builders captured 34.2% of new single-family home closings in 2021, the highest percentage on record based on data released by BUILDER...

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For the past two years, anyone who had a home to sell could get practically any asking price.

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The House Financial Services Committee held two hearings this week focusing on different aspects of the housing affordability crisis that largely...

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Buyers appear to be building and/or refilling inventory in the past week, creating a bit more competition for certain sizes and lengths.

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This article series has been focused on installation best practices as it pertains to long-span metal-plate connected wood trusses in post-frame...

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What’s ahead for U.S. tariffs for Canadian softwood lumber imports depends on who you talk to.

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LP Building Solutions has announced an agreement with Pacific Woodtech to acquire LP’s Engineered Wood Products (EWP) business for $210 million.

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