Lumber Prices Fell 67% In Five Months — Here’s Why
The housing market finally seems to be going back to normal, taking pressure off lumber prices. But will it last?
Here’s Why Home Builders Are Down on the Housing Market
The housing market is starting to seriously sputter following years of growth. Home builders walk us through the warning signs, and...
What’s Causing Surging Home Sale Cancellation Rates
Potential homeowners across the country are being priced out of buying new homes.
Solar Power Leads Latest Federal Push for Clean Energy
The president and his administration are looking to get clean energy initiatives back on track in the U.S. Here's how.
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.
Why Smart Homes May Be Getting a Lot Smarter in 2022
"Smart" devices can often seem more frustrating than revolutionary, but a new technology could soon change that.
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.
Plumber Discovers Megachurch Cash Stash
You can find some crazy things once you start opening up walls.
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.
Why You Should Check Out Lowe’s PROvember Sale
Lowe's is handing out major discounts on pro tools and gear this November. Here's what you need to know.
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.
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.
The Home Depot to Sell Tools That Only Work if Activated
The home improvement super store is launching a plan to sell power tools that will only work once activated at...