Dixie Plywood and Lumber Company
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


IWPA - International Wood Products Association logo

NAWLA - North American Wholesale Lumber Association logo

 

 

Dixieply Industry News

Builder Confidence Rises One Point in August
September 02, 2015 - WASHINGTON -- Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes in August rose one point to a level of 61 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI). This is the highest reading since November 2005... Read full story

 

Housing Starts Rise 0.2 Percent in July
September 02, 2015 - The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development said that Privately-owned housing starts in July were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,206,000. This is 0.2 percent above the revised June estimate of 1,204,000 and is 10.1 percent above the July 2014 rate of 1,095,000... Read full story

 

New Home Sales Up 5.4 Percent in July
September 02, 2015 - WASHINGTON -- Sales of new single-family houses in July 2015 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 507,000, according to estimates released jointly today by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. This is 5.4 percent above the revised June rate of 481,000 and is 25... Read full story

 

Apartment and Condominium Market Shows Positive Movement in Second Quarter
September 01, 2015 - WASHINGTON -- The Multifamily Production Index (MPI), released by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), increased one point to a level of 55 for the second quarter of 2015. This is the 14th consecutive quarter with a reading of 50 or above... Read full story

 

AWC releases Deck Guide in Spanish
September 01, 2015 - LEESBURG, VA -- The American Wood Council (AWC) has released a Spanish translation of the Prescriptive Residential Wood Deck Construction Guide: DCA 6 - 2012 IRC Version. The free guide can be downloaded at: www.awc.org/codes/decks.php... Read full story

 

BMC Acquires Millworking Company Robert Bowden, Inc.
September 01, 2015 - Building Materials Corporation announced that it is aquiring Robert Bowden Inc., a millwork manufacturer located in Marietta, Georgia. To learn more, visit: Atlanta Business Journal... Read full story

 

Existing-Home Sales Maintain Solid Growth in July
September 01, 2015 - WASHINGTON -- Existing-home sales steadily increased for the third consecutive month in July, while stubbornly low inventory levels and rising prices are likely to blame for sales to first-time buyers falling to their lowest share since January, according to the National Association of Realtors®... Read full story

 

Fannie Mae ''Home Ready'' Mortgage Takes into Account Multi-generational Households, Rentals as Part of Income
September 01, 2015 - WASHINGTON, DC -- Fannie Mae (FNMA/OTC) announced HomeReady™ mortgage, an innovative lending option aimed at helping creditworthy borrowers with lower and moderate incomes have access to an affordable, sustainable mortgage... Read full story

 

Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago Challenges Constitutionality of the City's Affordable Requirements Ordinance
September 01, 2015 - CHICAGO, IL -- Last week, Chicago-based law firm Much Shelist filed a complaint in the Circuit Court of Cook County on behalf of the plaintiffs, the Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago (HBAGC) and Hoyne Development, LLC... Read full story

 

Housing Demand Expected to Surge Over Next 10 Years
September 01, 2015 - WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) projects between 13.9 and 15.9 million additional households will be formed by 2024, making the next decade one of the strongest in housing in U.S. history, according to a new research paper released last month... Read full story

 

U.S. Green Building Council Announces LEED for Homes Award Winners
September 01, 2015 - WASHINGTON, D.C -- The U.S.. Green Building Council has announced the recipients of its annual LEED for Homes Awards, recognizing projects, developers and homebuilders that have demonstrated outstanding leadership and innovation in residential green building... Read full story

 

Final Days to Enter DIY Network Blog Cabin 2015 Giveaway
September 01, 2015 - KNOXVILLE, TN -- Fans have until 5 p.m. ET Friday, September 11 to enter for their chance to be the lucky winner of the DIY Network® Blog Cabin® in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho... Read full story

 

Video Shows How to Hang Something on a Brick Wall
September 01, 2015 - We came across a DIY guy on GardenFork.tv, offering to show you how to fasten something onto a brick wall. Question: do you drill into the brick or mortar? He'll teach you the tricks of the trade when it comes to old brick wall interiors, with some amusing lines in the process. ... Read full story

 

2016 International Builders' Show Registration Opens
September 01, 2015 - WASHINGTON, DC -- The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) officially opened online registration today for the 2016 NAHB International Builders' Show® (IBS), the largest annual light construction trade show in the world. The 2016 show, to be held in Las Vegas, Jan... Read full story

 

Pro Dealer Industry Summit October 28-30, 2015 in Colorado Springs, CO
September 01, 2015 - The Pro Dealer Industry Summit is set to take place October 28-30, 2015 at The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, CO. For three days, attendees with get a read of the health of the industry and discover new best practices to fine tune your operation... Read full story

 

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