Month: March 2016

Tips to Increase Your Sales

in Distribution

Who doesn’t want more sales? At Weyerhaeuser Distribution, we have some solid, easy-to-embrace ways to increase your company’s sales starting today! “We’ve seen dealers substantially increase their company sales by focusing on push-through marketing from the builder to the consumer,” says Patrick Graham, strategic product manager with Weyerhaeuser. “One of the most successful ways I’ve […]

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Diapers, Coats and Food: Weyerhaeuser Distribution Efforts Support Local Needs in 2015

in Distribution, News Release

From collecting coats to raising funds to feed hungry children, Weyerhaeuser Distribution locations and employees were involved in several unique programs in 2015 to support their local communities.   “We continued our long-standing commitment in 2015 of supporting programs in communities where our employees live and work,” says David Helmers, vice president of Weyerhaeuser Distribution. […]

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Weyerhaeuser Distribution Adds TruGuard Siding in Boise and Phoenix Markets

in Distribution, News Release

Federal Way, Wash., March 16, 2016 – Weyerhaeuser Distribution has added factory-finished TruGuard Siding to its distribution centers serving the markets of Phoenix, Ariz. and Boise, Idaho. The prefinished woodgrain siding comes in nine finishes plus 11 additional two-tone colors in the company’s Deeptone Collection.   “We believe the TruGuard Siding line will be positively […]

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Cantilever Length Restrictions in Forte®

in Tech Talk

Why does Forte® have a maximum allowed cantilever length? Forte® software provided by Weyerhaeuser has preset maximum cantilever lengths for all products available in the software.  When you exceed these limits, Forte® will produce a warning error as shown in the calculation below. All slender structural members (such as TJI®s, structural composite lumber and dimension […]

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