Month: October 2014

Digital Calendar: November 2014

in Marketing

Each month in 2014, we are providing our blog readers with a new computer background featuring photos from Weyerhaeuser photographer Gary Darby. In this months image, a leaf valiantly defends it’s position while the chill of winter begins its assault. Check this blog again next month for December’s image. [alert-info] Click here to view and […]

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Color, Curb Appeal Drive Siding Trends

in Distribution

As housing continues its slow-but-steady rebound and remodeling heats back up, the market for siding products is doing the same. The Freedonia Group predicts demand for siding to increase 7.1% annually through 2018. While vinyl continues to lead the pack, other materials are steadily chipping away. As Freedonia reports, vinyl siding’s share of the market […]

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A Mass Timber Revolution?

in Tech Talk

Over the last few years, one topic has captured more attention with engineers, architects and wood enthusiasts worldwide than any other: Cross Laminated Timber (CLT). CLT is often described as plywood on steroids because it is made by gluing alternating layers of lumber together to make a thick panel, much like the layers of veneer […]

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