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MasterBrand Announces Plant Closing

TALLADEGA, AL — MasterBrand Cabinets, the largest cabinet manufacturer in North America, has announced plans to close its plant in Talladega, AL. The plant closing will result in approximately 300 employees losing their jobs. According to...

Lumber Price Surge Impeding Housing Growth, NAHB Says

WASHINGTON, DC — Soaring lumber prices that have tripled over the past 12 months have caused the price of an average new single-family home to increase by $35,872, according to new data compiled by the National...

Use of Online Tools Up, Houzz Survey Finds

PALO ALTO, CA — Home renovation and design businesses have continued to respond to pandemic-related business challenges by implementing new tools and practices, according to Houzz, the online platform for residential remodeling and design. According to...

Cabico Announces Brand Restructure

COATICOOK, QC — Cabico, a supplier of high-end cabinetry, has undertaken a major brand restructure aimed at “better product segmentation resulting in an overall improvement in the company’s dealer network experience,” the company announced. The company’s...

Appliance Manufacturers Push For HFC-Free Refrigeration

WASHINGTON, DC — The U.S. home appliance industry is ratcheting up its efforts to transition away from home refrigerators and freezers that utilize high-global-warming hydrofluorocarbon (high-GWP-HFC) refrigerants as part of an initiative to improve energy efficiency...

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