Breaking Flooring News

Builder Confidence Held Steady at 83 in May

Builder Confidence Held Steady at 83 in May

Washington, DC, May 17, 2021—Builder confidence held stable in May, despite growing concerns over the price and availability of most building materials, including lumber. The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) shows that builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes is 83 in May, unchanged from April.

Read more

Industry News

Floor & Decor Acquires Spartan Surfaces

Atlanta, GA, May 14, 2021-Floor & Decor has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of Spartan Surfaces, an end-to-end commercial flooring distribution company headquartered in Bel Air, Maryland, for consideration of up to $90 million.

Read more

Retail Sales Momentum Cooled in April

Washington, DC, May 14, 2021—Advance estimates of U.S. retail and food services sales for April 2021 were $619.9 billion, virtually unchanged from the previous month, and 51.2% above April 2020, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Read more
Previous Next

Recent Industry Events

Interviews

Alan Beaulieu Discusses the Outlook For Growth in Flooring Market Based on Economic Conditions

Read more

John DeYoung Discusses Walcro's Expansion in the Flooring Distribution Space

Read more

Mark Clayton Discusses Phenix's Strategy For Supporting Customers As Stainmaster Shifts to Lowe's

Read more

Bret Perkins Discusses Southwind's Dealer Strategy and Consumer Advertising Plans

Read more

Jay Smith Discusses His New Role as VP of Sales for Shaw's Builder Multi-family Business

Read more
Previous Next