the construction industry needs more women
traditionally, women have made up a small fraction of the construction workforce in the united states. that needs to change.
ftc charges homeadvisor with deceiving contractors
a recent administrative complaint from the ftc alleges that homeadvisor has been misleading its customers. homeadvisor says the complaint is...
marvin windows gives all employees a paid week off
one of the biggest window manufacturers in the country is shutting down operations for a week to give its employees...
why lumber prices are soaring again in 2022
after normalizing in the second half of 2021, lumber prices are skyrocketing again. here's why.
the home depot launches new credit card for pros
a new credit card from the home depot offers exciting opportunities for pros.
3 reasons why there is an appliance shortage
appliances are in high demand and hard to find. here's why.
road conditions might be worse than normal this winter. here’s why.
a shortage of snowplow drivers might make winter travel a bit more complicated this year.
snowstorm traps people inside ikea overnight
which major department store would you want to be stranded in?
skilled labor shortage spurs action from construction industry
while careers in the trades can be lucrative and fulfilling, the construction industry is having a tough time finding people...
3 reasons for the global computer chip shortage
the current computer chip shortage is complicating manufacturing at a global level. here's how we got here.
3 reasons why there is a lumber shortage
lumber supply in the united states is constricting heading into winter. here's why.
gie+expo changes name after fourteen years
big changes are coming to one of the country's most popular trade shows.
registration now open for the 2022 international builders’ show
the popular industry event is back in person in 2022.
the home depot partners with buildertrend to serve pro contractor customers
the home depot teams up with one of the world's leading construction management programs.
ace hardware on pace to open 170 new stores in 2021
ace still plans to open another 60 locations by the end of the year.
white house unveils plan to increase affordable housing
the u.s. needs more affordable housing. here's how the current administration plans to get the country where it needs to...
john deere acquires silicon valley robotics firm
is automated equipment the future? john deere's $250 million purchase of bear flag robotics suggests it is.
lumber prices are down, so why are homes still less affordable?
lumber prices have dropped, but homes are still prohibitively expensive. here's why.
sba launches streamlined ppp loan forgiveness program
small businesses who took out ppp loans during the pandemic have a little bit of help on the way.
49 extremely remote castles
if you've ever felt like getting away for a while we've got a list of places where you'll feel like...
subcontractor financing service nabs $30 million in funding
billd is a potentially revolutionary financing system for commercial subcontractors that has seen tremendous growth over the last three years....
white house holds summit on housing industry supply chain issues
as supply chain constraints continue to limit home building, industry leaders met with government officials to plan a course of...
50 wildest home designs you’ve got to see to believe
can you imagine living in one of these wild homes?