Thanks to some aggressive preparation, Westminster, Massachusetts-based Aubuchon Hardware had some strong sales numbers to report from a big winter storm.
The latest episode of Ken's Video Blog captures the tone of the massive 2015 International Builders' Show in less than 90 seconds; plus, there's golf from a virtual Pebble Beach.
With a surprisingly strong December and an upwardly revised November, total housing starts for 2014 crossed the one-million mark for the first time since 2007.
The title has changed, but the focus on news analysis, product knowledge and market insights remains the same: Lebhar-Friedman’s Home Channel News is now Hardware + Building Supply Dealer.
Las Vegas -- The 2015 International Builders’ Show and Kitchen & Bath Industry Show kicked off with an opening-ceremony standing ovation for veterans and a football-themed pep talk from keynoter John Gruden. His advice: “Keep raising your bar.”