NRLA News Archive

Parksite Inc. Partners with Boral North America

Posted on 2/7/2018
National Building Materials Company Expands Offering to include Boral TruExterior® Siding & Trim

Boston Cedar Now Stocks Allura Fiber Cement Siding

Posted on 2/7/2018
Available in both Smooth and Traditional wood texture, Allura fiber cement Lap Siding provides the natural look your customers are looking for without any of the limitations of wood or vinyl.

DuraLife Unveils New Exact Match Cortex Plug System

Posted on 2/7/2018
New DuraLife Cortex Plug System Conceals Exposed Screw Heads to Create Beautiful, Seamless Deck Installations

Roseburg Resources Announces Reorganization

Posted on 2/7/2018
As a result of several strategic developments within the company, including the recent sale of its California timberlands and purchase of 158,000 acres in Virginia and North Carolina, Roseburg Resources Co. has reviewed its organizational structure,

CertainTeed Debuts New Bufftech® Brookline Vinyl Fence at FENCETECH

Posted on 2/7/2018
Bufftech adds even more privacy to its modern horizontal fence style to create a fresh face for outdoor retreats

Derby Introduces New Signature Stain Shake Created by Tando

Posted on 2/7/2018
Signature Stain Shake created by Tando is the latest new product introduction from Derby Building Products.

National Nail Announces Finals of its CAMO® Screw Off! at LBM Expo

Posted on 2/7/2018
National Nail’s CAMO Screw Off! in which hundreds of contractors competed in a deck fastening speed competitions at lumberyards in New England and New Jersey in 2017, will hold the finals at LBM Expo

Mid-State Lumber’s Sales Staff Grows

Posted on 2/7/2018
Steve Magee was named Territory Manager in the Southern New Jersey and Southeastern Pennsylvania region.

Boise Cascade Expands Markets for Fire Membrane Joist

Posted on 2/7/2018
Boise Cascade has announced increased production of AJS 24 FMJ, a single-step, ready-to-install I-Joist for unfinished residential basements and will be expanding to new markets.

RLDAM Awards Brian C. Thayer Scholarship

Posted on 2/6/2018
On February 5, members of the Retail Lumber Dealers Association of Maine’s (RLDAM) Board of Directors met with a recipient of one of their four annual Brian C. Thayer Memorial Scholarships.

New Hampshire Retail Lumber Association Announces 2018 Legislative Priorities

Posted on 2/6/2018
Mandated Scheduling Requirements, and asbestos trust transparency top list of New Hampshire Retail Lumber Association legislative priorities for 2018.

An Approach to the Multi-Family Segment

Posted on 2/5/2018
In this fast-paced LBM world, the business climate is constantly changing. Learn how the Multi-Family Housing Segment fits into National Lumber's business strategy.

Hancock Lumber Acquires Mainely Trusses

Posted on 2/5/2018
Two successful Maine businesses are joining forces with this acquisition, adding a unique product line to Hancock’s manufacturing portfolio.

Maine Lumber Dealers Host Gubernatorial Candidates Forum

Posted on 1/31/2018
With Maine’s Governor, Paul LePage serving his final year in office, candidates for the State’s highest office came to the Retail Lumber Dealers of Maine’s (RLDAM) January meeting

Choosing Your Customer

Posted on 1/29/2018
The single biggest factor affecting profitability is how you select your customer.

Parksite Announces the Acquisition of Atlantic Plywood.

Posted on 1/24/2018
Parksite’s objective is to grow significantly faster than the market and acquisitions are important piece of the growth strategy.

Mountain Bikers Put LP Legacy Sub-Flooring to the Extreme Test

Posted on 1/24/2018
Second “Tested Extreme” expedition showcases strength and moisture resistance of LP Legacy premium sub-flooring.

New Quik Drive PRODW Drywall System

Posted on 1/24/2018
Simpson Strong-Tie has developed a new, lightweight auto-feed screw driving system for drywall applications, expanding its popular Quik Drive product line.

Kleer Introduces Corner Trim With Integrated Nailing Flange

Posted on 1/22/2018
The system, which includes a flat trimboard, a J-channel brick, and the new corners, saves installation hassles and ensures a clean, streamlined appearance.

Boral TruExterior Siding Adds Two New Bevel Profiles

Posted on 1/22/2018
Boral is expanding its popular TruExterior Bevel Siding line with the addition of Beaded Bevel and Rabbeted Bevel.

Preferred Marketing Associates Introduces New Associate

Posted on 1/10/2018
Ed O’Neill will add increased focus and coverage to the New England market for the professional sales agency representing high quality manufacturers in the building material and millwork industry since 1983.

Harter Secrest & Emery Launches Web Page to Help Companies Understand Impacts of Tax Reform

Posted on 1/9/2018
Harter Secrest & Emery LLP, a full-service business law firm with offices throughout New York, has launched a web page dedicated to helping companies understand how their businesses will be impacted by the tax reforms that were recently signed into l

TimberTech® Announces Launch of Three New Decking Colors

Posted on 1/9/2018
Leader in capped wood composite decking reveals three new colors, enhanced warranty and exclusive fastening systems

Azek Rebrands

Posted on 1/8/2018
The AZEK Company, formerly known as CPG International LLC, today announced the company's new name, which reflects its growing share of the expanding residential and commercial building products market.

Roseburg Names Business Manager

Posted on 1/8/2018
Roseburg Forest Products announced Phil Odom has been named Business Manager for it’s Plywood and Lumber Business

Winter Storm Restrictions in Place

Posted on 1/4/2018
Which much of the NRLA's territory being hammered by a winter storm we wanted to share some road restrictions that are coming in from our Northeastern States.

Top News From 2017

Posted on 12/22/2017
It’s that time of year for Top 10 Lists of 2017. And all of us at the NRLA and the Lumber Co-operator are excited to have so many big stories to choose from the past year.

Regal ideas wins 2017 Remodeling Award

Posted on 12/13/2017
Regal ideas Inc., the world’s leading manufacturer of Aluminum railing systems joined forces with HGTV Celebrity Builders, the Brolaws, to create the winning entry at the 2017 Remodeling Show for best Before and After project.