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

Builder Confidence Drops One Point in December
December 15, 2014 - WASHINGTON -- Following a four-point uptick last month, builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes fell one point in December to a level of 57 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI), released Monday... Read full story


Zillow Forecasts Rise of Millennial Homebuyer in 2015
December 15, 2014 - SEATTLE, WA -- Zillow predicts a big year for home buyers in 2015, with more millennials entering the market amid rising rents. Zillow's annual housing predictions also identify the five best housing markets for first-time homebuyers this coming year. 2015 Predictions --U.S... Read full story


Builders FirstSource Opens New Facilities Serving the Houston and San Antonio, Texas Markets
December 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, announced the planned opening of a new distribution facility in Conroe, Texas, as well as the relocation of its existing San Antonio, Texas distribution facility... Read full story


Fannie Mae Announces Three Percent Downpayment Option for First-Time Homebuyers
December 14, 2014 - WASHINGTON, DC -- Fannie Mae announced an option for qualified first-time homebuyers that will allow for a down payment as low as three percent... Read full story


Georgia-Pacific Announces $6 Million Investment At Thorsby, Alabama, Engineered Lumber Operations
December 14, 2014 - ATLANTA -- Georgia-Pacific announced an investment of approximately $6 million at its Thorsby, Alabama, engineered lumber operations to expand production capacity of laminated veneer lumber (LVL)... Read full story


Home Channel News Announces Name Change
December 14, 2014 - Home Channel News announced on its website that it will change its name to Hardware+Building Supply Dealer in January, promising a new look and better industry coverage. For more information visit them at: www.homechannelnews... Read full story


Sierra Pacific President Elected American Wood Council's 2015 Chairman
December 14, 2014 - LEESBURG, VA -- The American Wood Council (AWC) announced the election of Sierra Pacific President George Emmerson as the new AWC chairman for a one-year term... Read full story


International Builders' Show January 20-22, 2015 in Las Vegas, NV
December 14, 2014 - WASHINGTON, DC -- The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) will host the 2015 NAHB International Builders' Show® (IBS) January 20-22 in Las Vegas... Read full story


LBM Distribution Conference September 16-17, 2015 in Atlanta, GA
December 14, 2014 - BURNSVILLE, MN & MALVERN, PA -- LBM Journal and Principia are pleased to announce LBM Distribution Conference 2015 to be held at the Grand Hyatt in Atlanta, GA, September 16-17, 2015. Visit www.LBMConference.com for more information... Read full story


Construction Spending Rises 1.1 Percent in October
December 02, 2014 - The U.S. Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce announced today that construction spending during October 2014 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $971.0 billion, 1.1 percent above the revised September estimate of $960.3 billion. The October figure is 3.3 percent above the October 2013 estimate of $939.9 billion... Read full story


Beazer Homes Marks First Profitable Year Since 2006
December 02, 2014 - Beazer Homes USA, Inc. reported net income from continuing operations of $34.9 million for full year fiscal 2014, a year-over-year increase of $67.1 million, and the Company's first full year of profitability since 2006. For the fourth quarter, the company said it earned $60.3 million, compared with $11.3 million a year earlier... Read full story


Autodesk Makes Design Software Free to Schools Worldwide
December 01, 2014 - LAS VEGAS -- Fulfilling its promise to expand access to its professional design software in education, Autodesk, Inc. has made its industry-leading design, engineering and entertainment software free* to students, instructors and academic institutions worldwide... Read full story


Consumer Confidence Dips in November
December 01, 2014 - The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index®, which had rebounded in October, declined in November. The Index now stands at 88.7, down from 94.1 in October. The Present Situation Index declined from 94.4 to 91.3, while the Expectations Index decreased sharply to 87.0 from 93.8 in October... Read full story


Developers' Sentiment About Multifamily Market Off Recent Peak, but Remains Positive
December 01, 2014 - WASHINGTON -- The Multifamily Production Index (MPI), released recently by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), reached 54 in the third quarter, four points below the previous quarter's reading. This is the 11th consecutive quarter with a reading of 50 or above... Read full story


International Code Council and Solar Rating Group SRCC Finalize Consolidation
December 01, 2014 - The International Code Council (ICC) and the Solar Rating & Certification Corporation (SRCC) have completed a period of due diligence and formalized the consolidation of the two associations. SRCC is now part of the ICC Group that includes the ICC Evaluation Service (ICC-ES) and the International Accreditation Service (IAS)... Read full story


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