Existing Home Sales Highest Since November 2009 Existing home sales rose 0.6 percent in April to 4.97 million, according to the National Association of Realtors. Resale activity ...
HF Briefs: New Job Openings in Classifieds Bona US is looking to hire a sales associate to manage its Texas territory, LOBA-Wakol LLC is seeking a flooring ...
Amendment on Energy Bill Could Stop LEED Use on Federal Buildings A proposed amendment from Senator Mary Landrieu (D-LA) to the bipartisan Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act, a bill proposed ...
Yale Environment 360: Deforestation Running Rampant In Southeast Asia A new report from Yale University’s Environment 360 cites illegal logging and rapid economic and population growth for the destruction ...
Metabo Corporation has upgraded its 7-inch Angle Grinder Surface Prep Kit to include the W24-230 large-angle grinder, 7-inch dust control shroud and optional vacuum. The upgraded grinder has a rated speed of 6,600 RPM, and the dust control shroud is made from virgin polyurethane.
Mullican Flooring now offers the Claritage Extra lifetime-warranty finish by PPG Industries on its Meridian Pointe (pictured), St. Andrews, Muirfield and Green Haven collections. Mullican says the finish offers enhanced scratch resistance, stain resistance and gloss retention.
Wintersteiger's new DSB Twinhead NG makes lamellas for engineered flooring, doors and other multi-layer boards. It features automatic saw blade tracking and tension control, while a rigid block guide ensures cutting precision with minimum kerfs. It can produce 30,000 square feet per shift.
Shaw Industries Inc. has added the hand-scraped Hudson Bay style to its Epic Engineered Hardwood Collection. Available in hickory, this flooring is ⅜-inch thick and available in mixed widths of 3¼, 5 and 7 inches. Available colors include Raw Silk, Schoolhouse, Copperidge and Brushwood (pictured).