At Home with EPS

Mark recently sat down with Barbara Thompson from EPS Security to discuss home security. Here is an excerpt from their conversation. You can download this episode, and previous episodes, at WHTC.com.  ‘The At Home Show’ airs every Friday at 12:30 p.m on WHTC 1450AM.

Roof Trusses at Zeeland Lumber

Happy New Year. We have all heard the expression “what a difference a year makes,’ but I have new expression for the recent economic downturn that our country has experienced. It goes like this: “What a difference a prolonged recession makes.” Look around the area to see how many builders, construction companies, framers, lumber yards Read More >>

OSB and Lumber Prices are Moving Up

Since my previous letter OSB prices have moved up considerably. It appears to me that any lumber production in the U.S. is being sold into whatever market is willing to pay the most. For example, a mill in Grayling, Michigan is shipping cars of OSB as far as the West Coast and Colorado even though Read More >>

Pro Contractor Show 2013

Happy New Year to everyone. It is my hope and wish that you have a successful, prosperous and blessed 2013. I recently read an article from the Home Builder’s Association of Michigan stating that it was forecasting new residential building starts to increase 39% in 2013. Whether or not that is exactly what happens, I Read More >>

Zeeland Lumber & Supply Links December – 2012

We have compiled all of the links we featured this month and posted them below.  We found them to be helpful and informative, and we hope that you do too. Decking Done Right by My Fix it Up Life. Grand Rapids and Detroit Rebound by MLive Homebuilder Confidence at a High by Time Social Media Read More >>