MoistureShield Expands Distribution to BlueLinx’s Minnesota Branch

MoistureShield has expanded its sales of decking products in northern Minnesota with Marietta, GA., based BlueLinx Corporation.

Cabot Rolls Out Sample Stain Program

Cabot has introduced new product sample stains providing pros with another tool to help their customers. The new sample sizes are designed to help pros and consumers feel confident in their color choice before beginning a project.

Angles are easy! Or are they?

Our fearless homeowner has finished the “easy” part (demo) and now the “skilled labor” portion begins with…. ANGLES! Like his demolition tally, will we need to calculate his project overage in tons as well?

Saving a Sinking Ship

The construction industry is an extremely tough breed of people. It takes a slightly off-kilter mindset to be up and ready to go before the sun rises, crowing long before the roosters get out of bed.

Thermally Modified Imports Hit US

G Wood Products, New York, NY, has been formed to serve as the exclusive US distributor of Tantimber's unique line of thermally treated wood products.

DeckExpo Going Virtual

Organizers of the Remodeling Show/Deck Expo and The International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo in Las Vegas have decided to move the combined event to a virtual format.

Deck Specialist Project Tracker: All About the Angles

PROJECT TRACKER UPDATE: Angles are easy! Our fearless homeowner has finished the “easy” part (demo) and now the “skilled labor” portion begins with….ANGLES! Like his demolition tally, will we need to calculate his project overage in tons as well???

526 Media Group Announces New Virtual Event Platform

Continuing on almost 100 years of service to their core industries, 526 Media Group, Inc. announced today their newly launched 526 Events Virtual Event Platform.

Culpeper Wood Preservers Launches New Website

Culpeper Wood Preservers has given its website,, an upgrade. The new site, which features both enhanced content and a redesigned format, provides a better overall user experience and reinforces the company’s position as a leader in the outdoor living category.

Deck Specialist Project Tracker: Update

Wait until you see what this homeowner is doing this week! With the joys of technology, we’re going to spring forward almost 2 months to “present day."

First Responder takes on new enemy: His outdated backyard

We’re excited to announce that this summer through our social media channels, newsletters and website, we’ll be following Ryan, former combat veteran and SoCal police officer, as he attempts to tackle his own deck and backyard remodel.

Sure Drive’s Mantis Installation Video

Sure Drive USA manufacturers a wide variety of deck fastening solutions. The company's hidden deck fastener line includes The Mantis Clip for grooved boards, voted as the easiest hidden deck fastener to install; it's been a favorite with decking contractors as well as DIY homeowners.

DeckExpo Relocates as Sister Remodeling Show Goes Online

To meet the need for inpatient care, the exhibit hall of the Baltimore Convention Center has been converted into a facility to treat those recovering from COVID-19. With the uncertainty of when it will return to hosting professional events, Deck Expo is splitting off from the Remodeling Show, which will move to a new format in 2020.

Simpson Strong-Tie Launches Video Series for Contractors

Simpson Strong-Tie has debuted the first episode of Build a Stronger Deck, an entertaining and educational YouTube video series that shows builders, deck contractors, and their homeowner customers how to easily build stronger, safer decks that last.

Cable Connection and Ultra-Tec Consolidate Locations

The Cable Connection and sister brand Ultra-tec have consolidated from three buildings to one in Carson City, NV.

Barrette Outdoor Living Launches “Sale into Summer” Promotion

Barrette Outdoor Living has launched “Sale into Summer,” a rebate promotion for consumers/contractors.

Makita Helps Foot Bill for Tool Repairs

Makita U.S.A. has begun offering temporary free labor and free shipping for tool repairs at Makita Factory Service Centers.