Whats happening in the lumber market This week was a tough week for SPF and studs. Those of you that follow politics may feel West Fraser has invoked their own “nuclear” strategy while addressing concerns of the Countervailing Duty and Anti-dumping lawsuits. For those that don’t recall we are approaching the determination date for the Read More >>
There is a lot of uncertainty in the market this spring With both an expected agreement on a new Softwood Lumber Agreement (SLA) and the settlement of a Countervailing Duty (CVD) for presumably subsidized Canadian lumber sold into the United States. The United States and Canada operated all last year without an agreement. Most parties Read More >>
Join us as we celebrate the Grand Opening of our new location in Mishawaka, IN. This facility has been rebuilt and remodeled to provide a first class experience for both the Professional Builder and Home owner. Decking-Siding-Roofing-Windows-Cabinets-Doors Grand Opening Schedule: 8:00am:-5:30pm: OPEN HOURS 11:00am-11:30am: Ribbon Cutting 11:30am-2:00pm: Lunch on the Grill 1:00pm-3:00pm: Sunny 101.5 Live Door & Raffle Read More >>
The Construction Workforce Development Alliance of West Michigan (CWDA) was created by the Associated Builders and Contractors Western Michigan Chapter (ABCWM), American Subcontractors Association of Michigan (ASAM), and Home Builders Association of Greater Grand Rapids (HBAGGR). The goal of this alliance is two-fold: to present the construction industry as a smart career choice, and to Read More >>
In recent episode of the ‘At Home Show’ Mark Vanden Bosch sits down with John Colley to discuss lumber and lumber pricing. In this short video clip, the pair talk about lumber wane and what it means to the end user. Previous episodes of the ‘At Home Show’ are available for download at WHTC.com.
What causes icicles to form? On a recent episode of the ‘At Home Show’ Mark sat down with Cormac Smith from Quality Edge. The pair had a great time discussing all things roofing. In this short clip Mark and Cormac tackled the question, ‘How to icicles form?’ Hosted by Zeeland Lumber’s Mark Vanden Bosch, ‘The Read More >>
As many of you have been feeling, new home sales have been strong, even through the winter months. The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) reported newly built, single family homes increased 15.6% in January of 2013. Rick Judson, chairman of the NAHB, shared: “While we can’t expect to see double-digit sales growth every month, Read More >>