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 Rises in March
April 08, 2014 - The U.S. Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce announced last week that construction spending during February 2014 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $945.7 billion, 0.1 percent above the revised January estimate of $944.6 billion. The February figure is 8.7 percent above the February 2013 estimate of $869.9 billion... Read full story

 

James Hardie Donates $50,000 in Exterior Panel System Product to Aid Construction of Chicago Children's Advocacy Center
April 08, 2014 - CHICAGO -- James Hardie Building Products announced this week the donation of $50,000 in Hardie® Reveal® Panel System product for the renovation and expansion of Chicago Children's Advocacy Center (ChicagoCAC) in the city's Illinois Medical District neighborhood... Read full story

 

James Hardie Siding Products Highlight Home Renovation on New Episode of A&E's Flipping Boston
April 08, 2014 - Show�s design team installs James Hardie siding to give new life to Massachusetts home CHICAGO (April 8, 2014) � Remodelers, contractors and real estate fans of A&E�s hit series Flipping Boston will see the many benefits of durable, beautiful... Read full story

 

Latest NAHB Index Reading Shows Recovery Continues to Spread
April 08, 2014 - WASHINGTON -- Of the approximately 350 metro markets nationwide, 59 returned to or exceeded their last normal levels of economic and housing activity, according to the National Association of Home Builders/First American Leading Markets Index (LMI), released today. This represents a net gain of eleven metros year over year... Read full story

 

New-Home Sales Continue to Trend Relatively Flat in February
April 08, 2014 - Sales of new single-family houses in February 2014 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 440,000, according to estimates released jointly today by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. This is 3.3 percent below the revised January rate of 455,000 and is 1... Read full story

 

Ace Hardware Celebrates 90th Anniversary
April 07, 2014 - OAK BROOK, IL -- Ace Hardware Corporation, the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the industry, is proud to celebrate the organization's 90th anniversary. Founded in Chicago in 1924 by five independent hardware store owners, Richard Hesse, E... Read full story

 

California-based Homebuilder UCP Purchases Charlotte, NC-based Citizens Homes
April 07, 2014 - SAN JOSE, CA -- UCP, Inc., a San Jose, California-based homebuilder and land developer, announced its planned entry into the Charlotte, Raleigh, Myrtle Beach and Nashville markets through an agreement to acquire all or substantially all of the assets of Citizens Homes, Inc... Read full story

 

Consumer Confidence Rebounds in March
April 07, 2014 - The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index®, which had decreased in February, improved in March. The Index now stands at 82.3 (1985=100), up from 78.3 in February. The Present Situation Index edged down to 80.4 from 81.0, while the Expectations Index increased to 83.5 from 76.5... Read full story

 

Engineer Says Concrete-Dissolving Bacteria Destroying Nation's Sewer Pipes
April 07, 2014 - An engineer is trying to draw attention to a little-recognized problem that threatens our nation's sewer systems: microbes are eating away at the concrete pipes--and we need to address the issue. Read more on GIZMODO... Read full story

 

Green Building Initiative Announces Recruitment of Members to Serve on Consensus Body to Assess New Protocol
April 07, 2014 - PORTLAND, OR -- The Green Building Initiative (GBI) announced today that it is seeking applicants to serve as members of its consensus body, which is being formed to formally update its new construction assessment protocol - ANSI/GBI 01-2010: Green Building Assessment Protocol for Commercial Buildings... Read full story

 

Latest NAHB Publication Lets Builders Compare Financial Performance Against Industry Colleagues
April 07, 2014 - The Cost of Doing Business Study, 2014 Edition, a national study of builders' business practices and financial performance was recently released by BuilderBooks, the publishing arm of National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)... Read full story

 

Universal Buys 50 Percent Stake in Texas-based Upshur Forest Products
April 07, 2014 - Michigan's Universal Forest Products announced that it has purchased a 50 percent stake in a Upshur Forest Products. Read more on the news at the Grand Rapids Business Journal... Read full story

 

New Weyerhaeuser Video Series Details Floor Framing Techniques
April 07, 2014 - FEDERAL WAY, WA -- Weyerhaeuser has expanded its educational offerings with ''Floor Framing Made Simple,'' a 15-part video series demonstrating floor framing installation techniques... Read full story

 

Royal Building Products Partners with U.S. Lumber to Distribute Trim and Mouldings Product Lines
April 07, 2014 - MARION, VA -- Royal Building Products today announced the addition of U.S. Lumber to its Southeast and Mid-Atlantic distribution network. Product lines now available through U.S... Read full story

 

Greenbuild Conference & Expo Moving to Los Angeles for 2016
April 07, 2014 - WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and Hanley Wood announced that the 2016 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo will move from San Diego, Calif. to Los Angeles, Calif... Read full story

 

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