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 Holds Steady in January
January 20, 2015 - LAS VEGAS -- Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes declined one point to 57, according to the latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index released today. This marks the third straight month that the index has hovered in the upper 50s range... Read full story

 

Construction Sector Adds 48,000 Jobs in December
January 19, 2015 - The Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that the Construction sector added 48,000 jobs in December, well above the employment gains in recent months. Specialty trade contractors added jobs in December (+26,000), with the gain about equally split between residential and nonresidential contractors... Read full story

 

Remodelers Optimistic About Market Improvement
January 19, 2015 - WASHINGTON -- The National Association of Home Builders' (NAHB) Remodeling Market Index (RMI) posted a record-high result of 60 in the final quarter of 2014. A reading of 60 indicates remodelers' confidence in the quarter-over-quarter improvement in the remodeling market... Read full story

 

See Remodeling Magazine's 2015 Cost vs. Value Report
January 19, 2015 - A mixed housing recovery has lowered the expected returns on remodeling projects, according to the latest Cost vs. Value Report from Remodeling Magazine. The highly regarded survey also found that job costs increased 4.22%. You can read the summary and view the complete report at: ... Read full story

 

Taylor Morrison Named Green Home Builder's 2014 Green Builder of the Year
January 19, 2015 - SCOTTSDALE, AZ -- Taylor Morrison Home Corporation, a leading homebuilder and developer in North America, announced that it has received the 2014 Builder of the Year honor from Green Home Builder magazine, a national trade publication focused on certified housing and energy-efficient and environmentally responsible building practices... Read full story

 

AIA, Hanley Wood, and Informa Exhibitions Extend Strategic Partnership
January 18, 2015 - WASHINGTON, D.C. --The American Institute of Architects (AIA), Hanley Wood, and Informa Exhibitions extended their strategic partnership through 2020. In renewing the original five-year agreement, the AIA and Hanley Wood will expand their relationship to leverage Hanley Wood data, digital, and marketing services... Read full story

 

NAHB Applauds Obama's Move to Lower Morgage Insurance Premiums
January 18, 2015 - WASHINGTON -- Kevin Kelly, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a home builder and developer from Wilmington, Del... Read full story

 

NARI Says Current Conditions Reflect Lower Growth Rates in Remodeling Industry
January 18, 2015 - DES PLAINES, IL -- The National Association of the Remodeling Industry's (NARI) released its fourth-quarter Remodeling Business Pulse (RBP) data of current and future remodeling business conditions that continue to point to growth... Read full story

 

Tom Corrick Transitioning to CEO at Boise Cascade Company
January 18, 2015 - BOISE, ID -- Boise Cascade Company announced that Tom Corrick will become its new chief executive officer, effective March 6, 2015. Corrick will replace Tom Carlile who has elected to retire after 42 years with Boise Cascade and its predecessor companies. Carlile has served as CEO of Boise Cascade since 2009... Read full story

 

Contest Entry Period for HGTV Dream Home Giveaway Now Open
January 18, 2015 - NEW YORK -- One lucky winner will receive the keys to the HGTV ® Dream Home 2015, perhaps the most extraordinary location in the sweepstakes' incredible 19-year history... Read full story

 

Free Webinar ''Designing with AWC's National Design Specification For Wood Construction'' January 22, 2015
January 18, 2015 - AWC's National Design Specification (NDS) for Wood Construction 2015 is the dual format Allowable Stress Design (ASD) and Load Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) document referenced in US building codes and used to design wood structures worldwide... Read full story

 

Harvard to Host Webcast to Unveil New Remodeling Report January 29, 2015
January 18, 2015 - Harvard's Joint Center for Housing Studies will host a live webcast : next Thursday January 29, starting at Noon ET to unveil its biennial Improving America's Housing remodeling report... Read full story

 

LBM Distribution Conference September 16-17, 2015 in Atlanta, GA
January 18, 2015 - The LBM Distribution Conference returns September 16-17, 2015 to the Grand Hyatt in Atlanta, Georgia. This event brings owners and management for the lumber and building materials industry, and innovators from inside and outside the industry, for a unique collaboration and conference that helps identify the way forward... Read full story

 

SLMA/SFPA Spring Meeting March 12-13, 2015 in New Orleans, LA
January 18, 2015 - Make plans today to attend the 2015 SLMA/SFPA Spring Meeting & Expo, to be held March 12-13 at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in New Orleans. Click here to review the agenda and registration form... Read full story

 

Some Helpful Websites for Attendees of the Int'l Builders Show January 20-22
January 18, 2015 - The International Builders Show is here! It is the largest annual light construction tradeshow in the world, is part of the second annual Design & Construction Week�, a co-location with the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS), hosted by the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA), and the International Window Coverings Expo (IWCE)... Read full story

 

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