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Sherwin-Williams Reports Record Sales   Full Article
Cleveland, OH, Oct. 28, 2014 -- The Sherwin-Williams Company reported third quarter net income of $326.2 million, up from $262.9 million a year ago.

NAFCD Offers Business Services for Members   Full Article
Chicago, IL, Oct. 28, 2014 -- North American Association of Floor Covering Distributors said it has formed a strategic alliance with Insperity to provide services for business management.

Durable Goods Orders Fall in September   Full Article
Washington, DC, Oct. 28, 2014 -- Durable goods orders fell for a second month in September, according to the Commerce Department.

Armstrong Reports Lower Income in Quarter   Full Article
Lancaster, PA, Oct. 27, 2014 -- Armstrong World Industries reported third quarter net income of $31.8 million, or $0.57 per share, compared to $55.9 million, or $0.94 per share a year ago.

Pending Home Sales Edge Higher in September   Full Article
Washington, DC, Oct. 27, 2014 -- Pending home sales rose 0.3% in September, according to the National Association of Realtors.

Crossville Releases First Sustainability Report   Full Article
Crossville, TN, Oct. 27, 2014 -- Tile maker Crossville has released its 2014 Sustainability Report, its first such report ever.

Armstrong Raising Freight Charges on Flooring   Full Article
Lancaster, PA, Oct. 27, 2014 -- Armstrong said it will raise its freight shipping charges for commercial and residential flooring by an average of 5%, effective Dec. 1.

Mohawk's Allure Carpet Named to TOH List   Full Article
New York, NY, Oct. 27, 2014 -- This Old House has named Mohawk’s Wear-Dated Allure Carpet to its 4th annual “The TOH Top 100,” a list of the 100 best new home products of the year.

New Home Sales Tick Up in September   Full Article
Washington, DC, Oct. 24, 2014 -- New-home sales rose 0.2% in September from the prior month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 467,000, the Commerce Department said.

NAHB Remodeling Index Hits All-Time High   Full Article
Washington, DC, Oct. 24, 2014 -- The National Association of Home Builders’ Remodeling Market Index reclaimed the high-water mark of 57 in the third quarter.