Analysis: New Canadian Softwood Tariffs May Have Limited Impact
As the White House's trade war with Canada heats up, American home buyers are...
Treating Cuts in PT
Trimming PT joists to length, drilling bolt holes, or cutting kerfs in a rim joist...
Decorative Beams for a Craftsman-Style Arbor
Unlike other glass ceilings, this one is strictly for shelter. It's supported by...
Southern Pine Prices Rising in 2017
From framing to structural panels, the price of lumber has increased in recent weeks. Southern pine 2x10s have seen some of the biggest gains, increasing in cost by 20% in the month of February.
U.S. Fires New Salvo in Softwood Lumber Dispute
The U.S. International Trade Commission says there's a reasonable indication...
Robust Growth Predicted for Wood Preservative Industry
Demand for wood preservatives in decking and framing lumber is projected to...
Composite Decking and Outdoor Living Products Are Poised for Growth
While composite decking manufacturers aim for a bigger share of the PT market, the...
Hardware for Ground-Contact Lumber
Lumber yards are stocking treated wood with higher concentrations of preservatives...
Survey Finds Dealers Are Changing How They Stock Treated Wood
Dealers are sharply reducing the amount of treated stock rated for above-ground...
Kleer 2x PVC boards and sheets are manufactured in 2-by lumber dimensions