Line-X helps with ‘Extreme Makeover’
Huntsville, Ala.-based Line-X Protective Coatings will join the ‘Extreme Makeover: Home Edition’ list of suppliers on an upcoming project in Hampton Roads, Va. The company will donate its spray-on insulation Foam-Guard and Aspart-X floor coating.
"Our local Virginia Beach franchisee will be on site and working closely with the designers of the show to support the project by donating both Aspart-X floor coating and our spray on insulation Foam-Guard," said Line-X CEO Kevin Heronimus. "These products will help maintain the house and make it a more affordable and enjoyable place to live."
The family chosen by the ABC television show’s producers for the Hampton Roads, Va., home makeover is that of Beverly Hill and Fred Burdette, who have each made it their calling to help foster children in the local community.
iLevel expands distribution of X-Beam
iLevel by Weyerhaeuser distribution centers serving California, Colorado, Oregon and Utah are now offering the Rosboro X-Beam, the only full framing-width stock glulam in an architectural appearance. Rosboro X-Beam includes 3.5-in. and 5.5-in. beams, columns and I-joist compatible depths.
iLevel, a full-service distributor of structural framing materials for homes, multi-family and light construction, now serves customers through 27 distribution centers in the United States.
Schaad Lumber closing in Knoxville, Tenn.
According to an article in Knoxvillebiz.com, Schaad Lumber of Knoxville, Tenn., will close its doors after 87 years in business.
Owner John Schaad III is quoted in the article: "After several decades of running Schaad Lumber Co., I have decided to retire and close the business. Schaad Lumber has always been a family business, and there is no family member who is interested in taking over."
The Do it Best member operates on 10 acres and employs about 17 people. The business is reportedly winding down in an orderly fashion, with no clear closing date.