Higher and Higher

Since I wrote my previous letter OSB prices have moved up considerably. It appears to me that any OSB production in the United States is being sold into whatever market is willing to pay the most. Sound familiar? This is how I started my January letter and it is still true. The only issue with Read More >>

At Home with Greg Jacques

Mark was recently joined by Greg Jacques.  The pair discussed exterior products and siding. Please click here for video link. 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.

Pro Contractor Showcase 2013

We’re excited to announce that registration is now open for our ‘2013 Pro Contractor Showcase!’ For over 10 years we have offered this event as a free service to our clients and vendors. This year we have made a few minor changes that we believe will enhance your experience. Call Tony Huver at 616-879-1106 to Read More >>

Economic Forecast for 2013

There have been many positive outlooks on the the housing industry for Michigan and Indiana recently. At the West Michigan Economic and Commercial Real Estate Forecast, Paul Isely, Grand Valley State University (GVSU) professor of economics, predicts West Michigan will see modest yet continuing growth for 2013. Isely’s slideshow revealed employment increases will be 1.7 Read More >>

Zeeland Lumber and Supply Links – January 2013

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. Rebound in construction hiring by the Washington Post Mark sat down with Barbara Thompson from EPS Security by Zeeland Lumber and Supply Eight snow shoveling Read More >>

Our 2013 Pro Contractor Showcase was great.  Thank you to all of our clients, sponsors and employees for braving the weather on February 7th and joining us at the Eberhard Center for this annual event. This year’s show included included an economic forecast by Dr. Paul Isley from Grand Valley State University and screw driving Read More >>