DixiePly + James Hardie
Dixie Plywood and Lumber Company

DIXIEPLY: the preferred wholesale distributor of plywood, lumber, building materials and specialty products to lumber dealers, professional craftsmen and architects / building designers.

 

By dedicating our company to quality and service, we have become one of the largest independent distributors of building materials in the country, serving customers from
Dixie Plywood locations
across the Southeast and Southwest.

 

Our team of experienced, knowledgeable professionals work with you to advance your business, because we know that your success means our success.

 

FSC - Forest Stewardship Council logo

FBMA - Florida Building Materials Association logo


AWI - The Architectural Woodworking Institute

LAT - Lumbermen's Association of Texas logo


NHLA - National Hardwood Lumber Association logo

NAWLA - North American Wholesale Lumber Association logo

 

 

Dixieply Industry News

Construction Spending Edges Upward in May
July 15, 2014 - The U.S. Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce announced earlier this month that construction spending during May 2014 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $956.1 billion, 0.1 percent above the revised April estimate of $955.1 billion. The May figure is 6.6 percent above the May 2013 estimate of $896.6 billion... Read full story

 

Sierra Pacific Industries to Acquire Hurd Windows and Doors
July 15, 2014 - ANDERSON, CA -- Sierra Pacific Industries announced it has entered into an agreement to purchase Hurd Windows and Superseal Windows and Doors from Longroad Asset Management, LLC... Read full story

 

TRI Pointe Homes Closes $2.8 Billion Merger with Weyerhaeuser Real Estate Company
July 15, 2014 - IRVINE, CA -- TRI Pointe Homes, Inc. announced that its Reverse Morris Trust transaction with Weyerhaeuser Company has closed. The transaction, one of the biggest in homebuilding industry history, has resulted in the merger of TRI Pointe with Weyerhaeuser's homebuilding subsidiary, Weyerhaeuser Real Estate Company... Read full story

 

Builders FirstSource Acquires Certain Assets of Slone Lumber Company
July 14, 2014 - DALLAS, TX -- Builders FirstSource, Inc., a leading supplier and manufacturer of structural and related building products for residential new construction in the United States, today announced it has purchased Houston, TX-based Slone Lumber Company, Inc. The transaction closed on June 30, 2014. Danny McQuary of Note Orius, Inc... Read full story

 

Construction Sector Adds 6,000 Jobs in June
July 14, 2014 - The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that approximately 6,000 jobs in the construction industry were added in June. Most of the gains were in the residential sector. The agency also reported that building material and garden supply stores added approximately 8,000 jobs... Read full story

 

Culpeper Wood Preservers Begins Rebuilding Treatment Plant Destroyed by Fire
July 14, 2014 - After fire destroyed the Indiana treatment plant of Culpeper Wood Preservers, owners vowed to rebuild. Less than a week after the fire, the construction crews were out in full force doing just that. Read more on the story at the... Read full story

 

NAHB Applauds Senate Confirmation of Julian Castro as HUD Secretary
July 14, 2014 - WASHINGTON -- Kevin Kelly, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a home builder and developer from Wilmington, Del., issued the following statement following the Senate confirmation of Julian Castro as the next secretary of the U.S... Read full story

 

U.S. Softwood Lumber Exports Double in Five Years After Promotional Push
July 14, 2014 - Export sales of American softwood lumber nearly doubled in the past five years, reaching $1.1 billion and the highest level in 16 years, reports the Southern Forest Products Association (SFPA)... Read full story

 

Win Up to $25,000 in the This Old Home Sweepstakes
July 14, 2014 - Imagine what you could do around the house with an extra $25,000! Well then enter the This Old House Sweepstakes. There are lots of additional prizes to that could be yours too. Enter today at: http://www.thisoldhouse.com/toh/contests-offers... Read full story

 

31st Annual Atlanta Home Show September 5-7, 2014
July 14, 2014 - Make your plans to attend the 31st Annual Fall Atlanta Home Show, October 2-5, 2014 at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, GA. The show will feature over 300 exhibitors, as well as a new Outdoor Living Expo... Read full story

 

AWCI's ''EIFS--Doing It Right'' Seminar Series October 27-28,2014 in Las Vegas, NV
July 14, 2014 - AWCI, the Association of the Wall and Ceiling Industry, will hold its EIFS--Doing It Right® Seminars October 27-28, 2014 in Las Vegas, NV... Read full story

 

LMC Hardware Express August 13, 2104 in Chicago, IL
July 14, 2014 - Lumbermens Merchandising Corporation's (LMC) third annual Hardware Express will take place at McCormick Place in Chicago on August 13, 2014... Read full story

 

Miami New Construction Show Announces Steering Committee of Industry Leaders
July 14, 2014 - MIAMI, FL -- The Miami New Construction Show (MNCS), to be held August 29-31 at the Miami Beach Convention Center, announced the formation of a seven-member steering committee... Read full story

 

Southeast Building Conference July 24-25, 2014 in Orlando, FL
July 14, 2014 - SEBC, billed as the largest building industry tradeshow in the South, is coming to the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida July 24-25, 2014. The show celebrates its 35 year in 2014. The show attracts over 3500 construction pros, and you'll want to be there with them to see all the products and services on display... Read full story

 

Consumer Confidence at Highest Level Since 2008
July 01, 2014 - The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index®, which had increased in May, improved again in June. The Index now stands at 85.2 (1985=100), up from 82.2 in May. The Present Situation Index increased to 85.1 from 80.3, while the Expectations Index rose to 85.2 from 83.5 in May... Read full story

 

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