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


NHLA - National Hardwood Lumber Association logo

NAWLA - North American Wholesale Lumber Association logo

 

 

Dixieply Industry News

2015 to be Best Year for New Home Sales & Construction Since 2007, Says Freddie Mac
March 17, 2015 - MCLEAN, VA -- Freddie Mac last week released its U.S. Economic and Housing Market Outlook for March, highlighting some of the positive tailwinds at the start of the spring homebuying season. A video preview, along with the complete March 2015 U.S. Economic and Housing Market Outlook and forecast table, is available... Read full story

 

Builder Confidence Drops Two Points in March
March 17, 2015 - WASHINGTON -- Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes in March fell two points to a level of 53 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) released today... Read full story

 

Merger of Cement Giants Holcim and Lafarge Hits Snag
March 17, 2015 - Several media outlets reported today that a proposed merger between two of Europe's largest cement manufacturers is in jeopardy. Read more on the story at The New York Times... Read full story

 

New NAHB Publication Provides Builders with the Tools to Accurately Forecast Cash Flow
March 16, 2015 - BuilderBooks, the book publishing arm of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) recently released a new publication, Financial Forecasting in Microsoft® Excel. Financial Forecasting in Microsoft Excel shows small- to medium-sized businesses how to achieve the same forecasting power as larger companies... Read full story

 

AWCI Convention + Intex Expo 2015 April 26-30 in Long Beach, CA
March 16, 2015 - Don't miss the AWCI Convention + Intex Expo 2015, slated for April 26-30, 2015 at the Long Beach Convention Center. The show is THE place to learn about all the newest products and best practices in the wall and ceiling industry... Read full story

 

Registration Opens for Forest Products EXPO June 10-11, 2015 in Atlanta
March 16, 2015 - Registration to attend the 33rd Forest Products Machinery & Equipment Exposition - EXPO 2015 - is now open; visit www.sfpaexpo.com. Every two years, the Southern Forest Products Association (SFPA) sponsors and conducts one of the largest indoor displays of technology for the wood industry... Read full story

 

Remodeling Show/Deck Expo/JLC Live September 30-October 2, 2015 in Chicago, IL
March 16, 2015 - Talk about a triple header! The Remodeling Show, DeckExpo and JLC Live will be held together September 20-October 2, 2015 at the Navy Pier in Chicago. Get out your calendar and make time to attend this mega-event... Read full story

 

Southern Ideal Home Show April 10-12, 2015 in Raleigh, NC
March 16, 2015 - Don't miss the Southern Ideal Home Show - Spring Edition - set to take place April 10-12, 2015 at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds in Raleigh, North Carolina Visit with more than 300 home improvement professionals who are ready to go to work for you on your next home improvement project... Read full story

 

Builder Confidence Slightly Lower in February on Harsh Weather Conditions
March 03, 2015 - WASHINGTON -- Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes in February fell two points to a level of 55 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) released last month... Read full story

 

Construction Spending Falls 1.1 Percent in January
March 03, 2015 - The U.S. Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce announced Monday that construction spending during January 2015 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $971.4 billion, 1.1 percent below the revised December estimate of $982.0 billion. The January figure is 1.8 percent above the January 2014 estimate of $954.6 billion... Read full story

 

Home Prices Grew at Twice the Rate of Inflation in 2014, See Slight Uptick in December
March 03, 2015 - NEW YORK -- The most recent S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, the leading measure of U.S. home prices, shows a slight uptick in home prices across the country... Read full story

 

Housing Starts Decline 2 Percent in January Due to Poor Weather in Midwest
March 03, 2015 - The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development said that privately-owned housing starts in January were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,065,000. This is 2.0 percent below the revised December estimate of 1,087,000, but is 18.7 percent above the January 2014 rate of 897,000... Read full story

 

Brookfield Residential Acquires Grand Haven Homes in Central Texas
March 02, 2015 - CALGARY, ALBERTA -- Brookfield Residential Properties Inc. announced the acquisition of Grand Haven Homes, an Austin, Texas homebuilder. Grand Haven Homes was founded in 2006 and has closed more than 800 homes and currently builds in 15 communities across Central Texas... Read full story

 

Existing-Home Sales Cool in January
March 02, 2015 - WASHINGTON -- Existing-home sales declined in January to their lowest rate in nine months, but the pace was higher than a year ago for the fourth straight month, according to the National Association of Realtors. All major regions experienced declines in January, with the Northeast and West seeing the largest... Read full story

 

Housing Affordability Edges Up in the Fourth Quarter
March 02, 2015 - WASHINGTON -- Slightly lower interest rates and home prices in markets across the country contributed to a slight increase in nationwide housing affordability in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index (HOI) released recently. In all, 62... Read full story

 

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