April 2017 4th

U.S. levies taxes on imported building materials

Wednesday, 26 April 2017 15:08

The U.S. Commerce Department is placing additional tariffs on hardwood plywood from China and softwood lumber from Canada based on preliminary determinations of antidumping (China) and countervailable subsidies.

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Remodeling market could slow down

Wednesday, 26 April 2017 15:08

Strong gains in home remodeling and repair activity are expected to ease moving into next year, according to the Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity by the Remodeling Futures Program at the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University.

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New car charger from Milwaukee

Wednesday, 26 April 2017 15:07

milwaukee0426Milwaukee Tool offers a new vehicle charger for its M18 and M12 battery packs.

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Vermont toymaker honored by SBA

Wednesday, 26 April 2017 15:06

vermont0426The U.S. Small Business Administration recognized Michael Rainville, president and owner of Maple Landmark, as its 2017 Vermont Small Business Person of the Year.

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Makita adds cordless circular saw

Wednesday, 26 April 2017 15:06

makita0426Makita released a new cordless cutting solution for framing, formwork and carpentry with the 18-volt X2 LXT rear-handle 7-1/4” circular saw, model XSR01.

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