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Six Deck Renovations That Pay Off
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Six Deck Renovations That Pay Off

Remodeling's Cost vs. Value data helps reveal which decking projects deliver bang... More

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Wood Treaters Under Pressure

Ground-contact PT lumber is becoming more widely available, thanks to the AWPA's new rules for treated lumber. But the industry is divided on how the new rules apply to deck framing. More

The Future of Wood is Here
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The Future of Wood is Here

Swedish scientists have just created transparent wood More

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ICC Almost Barred the Use of Fire-Retardant Wood in Certain Structures
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ICC Almost Barred the Use of Fire-Retardant Wood in Certain Structures

The International Code Council has tentatively disapproved of the proposal More

TW Perry Changes Inventory
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TW Perry Changes Inventory

The Maryland dealer will no longer stock lumber not approved for ground contact use More

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Top Framing Tools
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Top Framing Tools

Sister site Tools of the Trade takes a look at some of the essential tools for... More

A Roof Cutter's Secrets Goes Digital
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A Roof Cutter's Secrets Goes Digital

A classic framer's manual is now available as an ebook ... but that's just a... More

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Guns and Lumber

When you pick-up caulk, don't forget the ammunition. More

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Demand for Wood Plastic Composites to Hit $6.5 Billion in 2018

Sales of wood/plastic composites, or composite decking, are taking off, set to grow at 10% per year between now and 2018, according to the Freedonia Group, which sees new construction and intensified interest in residential improvement and repair driving the growth. More

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Communities Mandate the Removal of Wood Roofing

In an effort to curb the risk of wildfire destroying homes, more and more western communities push for the removal of existing wood roofing. More

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