National Lumber

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That's About the Size of It

Where does the Lowe's ruling on lumber labeling leave those of us in the construction industry? Read more

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October Letters

Installing kitchen cabinets in plane, misclassifying workers, Lowe's lumber-sizing lawsuit Read more

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Notebook

Big builder exposés, mold on green fir, unvented fireplace controversy, Ryobi saw recall, more Read more

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Notebook

Job-site waste, training older workers, results of JLC Internet use survey, more Read more

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Letters

Insulation upgrades, shingles claim leaves no satisfaction, lumber grading, hidden deck fasteners, pullout step stools, drywall clips Read more

Trimming with Aluminum Coil Stock
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Trimming with Aluminum Coil Stock

Using aluminum coil stock for exterior trim Read more

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Backfill: Wide World of Grit

NASCAR beware! Belt sander racing is on the rise Read more

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Notebook

Teardowns becoming a trend; window problems in high altitudes; curved logs making it through the mills; prefab housing update; women in the trades; more Read more

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Notebook

Portland, Ore., growth restrictions; Minnesota energy code takes on backdrafting; new concrete reinforcing; top ten building markets Read more

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Notebook

Street-side garages banned in Portland, beware the Formosan termite, drywall dust hazard, patenting architectural ideas, new masonry code, recycling old shingles Read more

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