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The NAHB Discusses Rising Lumber Prices with Commerce Secretary Ross

The NAHB Discusses Rising Lumber Prices with Commerce Secretary Ross

Washington, DC, June 22, 2018—Randy Noel, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), and NAHB leadership met with Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to discuss the growing problem of escalating lumber prices that are being exacerbated by tariffs on Canadian lumber imports into the U.S.

William M. Bird is Awarded Roppe Performance Awards

William M. Bird is Awarded Roppe Performance Awards

Charleston, SC, June 22, 2018—William M. Bird received two awards from Roppe Corporation for outstanding performance in 2017. The company was awarded The Performance Award for the largest percentage increase for all distributors, as well as The Gold Award for Top Sales Volume.

Shaw Contract Launches Commercial Hardwood Flooring

Shaw Contract Launches Commercial Hardwood Flooring

Dalton, GA, June 21, 2018—Shaw Contract debuted a commercial grade engineered hardwood at NeoCon 2018. The collection features two distinct construction types: Engineered Ply Core Hardwood and Engineered High-Density Core Hardwood.