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28 06, 2022

Many Lumber Prices Flat As Ongoing Delivery Delays Resolved

By |2022-06-28T10:51:51-05:00June 28th, 2022|Categories: Industry Brief, Industry News|Tags: |

After dropping quite a bit in recent weeks, many softwood lumber prices levelled off in mid-June as a modicum of supply-demand balance seemed to have been reached. Over the past two years as the lumber market reacted to big changes in external conditions, there was never-before-seen high price levels and volatility. It looks like the remarkable highs and attendant corrections down might be getting worked out, as these swings are less extreme each time.

28 06, 2022

NAHB Wants More Women To Join Construction Workforce

By |2022-06-28T10:19:22-05:00June 28th, 2022|Categories: Industry Brief, Industry News, NADRA News|Tags: , |

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) is urging Congress to work on legislation that would result in more women entering the residential construction industry and overall workforce. Testifying on behalf of NAHB before the House Ways and Means Committee on June 15, NAHB First Vice Chairman Alicia Huey, a custom home builder, remodeler and developer from Birmingham, Ala., told lawmakers that increasing female participation in the construction trades is one key to solving the industry’s labor shortages.

28 06, 2022

Child, Adult Injured During Central Pa. Deck Collapse: Police

By |2022-06-28T13:52:12-05:00June 28th, 2022|Categories: Deck Safety, Industry Brief, Industry News, NADRA News|Tags: |

An adult and a child were taken to the hospital Thursday afternoon after the deck on the back of a Lancaster County home collapsed, police said. The deck caved in around 1:48 p.m. Wednesday on Hopeland Road in Clay Township, according to the Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department.

28 06, 2022

Six Tips For Building Your Business Brand

By |2022-06-28T11:56:33-05:00June 28th, 2022|Categories: Industry Brief, Industry News, Tips & Tricks|Tags: |

Great businesses have great branding. It is a long, careful process that doesn’t happen overnight. The world’s top brands stand out by telling stories that express what they are about and what they can bring to your life. A powerful brand promotes an excellent awareness of you and your business, making sales easier as a result.

28 06, 2022

Trex Company 2021 Environmental, Social and Governance Report Celebrates Year of Record-High Growth With Focus on Sustainability       

By |2022-06-28T09:28:23-05:00June 28th, 2022|Categories: Industry Brief, Industry News, NADRA News, Press Release|Tags: , |

Trex Company, Inc. (NYSE:TREX), the world’s #1 brand of high-performance, low-maintenance and eco-friendly composite decking, railing and outdoor living products and a leading national provider of custom-engineered commercial railing systems, today published its 2021 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) report.  

23 06, 2022

D-Blaze Fire Retardant Treated Wood Defends Your Property Against Flame and Smoke

By |2022-06-23T11:15:55-05:00June 23rd, 2022|Categories: Industry Brief, Industry News, Press Release|Tags: , |

Documents and Resources to Specify D-Blaze Fire Retardant Treated Wood and Plywood Download specifications you need from an extensive library of D-Blaze Fire Retardant Treated Wood documents.

14 06, 2022

Wolf Home Products Announces Partnership With Key-Link Fencing & Railing

By |2022-06-14T09:58:30-05:00June 14th, 2022|Categories: Industry Brief, Industry News, Press Release|Tags: , , |

Wolf Home Products®, an innovator and leader in the building products industry, today announced a partnership with Key-Link™ Fencing & Railing, a leading manufacturer of aluminum rail and fence systems for residential and commercial installations.

10 06, 2022

Supporting Workers Since 1922 

By |2022-06-10T08:00:47-05:00June 10th, 2022|Categories: Industry Brief, Industry News, NADRA News, Product Highlight|Tags: , |

For 100 years, the Dickies brand has been worn around the world by ordinary people making extraordinary things. Founded in Fort Worth, Texas in 1922, Dickies began with a simple mission: to make high quality workwear for hard-working Americans and to champion the dignity of work. Launching with a single product – the now iconic bib overalls - it wasn’t long before Dickies was discovered around the world and a global brand was born.

9 06, 2022

Atlantis Rail Adds A Top Rail To Their Spectrum Cable Railing System

By |2022-06-09T16:42:59-05:00June 9th, 2022|Categories: Industry Brief, Industry News, NADRA News, Press Release|Tags: , , |

Cable railing manufacturer, Atlantis Rail Systems, has launched a new aluminum top rail for their popular Spectrum cable railing system.  Previously, they supplied the cable, fittings and posts for their Spectrum System and requested the customer supply their own hardwood top rail.

9 06, 2022

CRH Agrees $1.9bn Acquisition of Barrette Outdoor Living

By |2022-06-09T08:26:22-05:00June 9th, 2022|Categories: Industry Brief, Industry News, Press Release|Tags: , , |

CRH plc, the global leader in building materials solutions, announces that it has reached an agreement with TorQuest Partners and Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) to acquire Barrette Outdoor Living, Inc. (“Barrette”), North America’s leading provider of residential fencing and railing solutions for an enterprise value of $1.9 billion1, representing an acquisition multiple of c.10x EBITDA pre-synergies.

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