WOLF PVC Decking earns building code compliance
York, Pa.-based WOLF, the supplier of kitchen cabinets and building products, has received code compliance approval for its WOLF PVC Decking.
This approval was issued following product testing by ATI Evaluation Services, a division of Architectural Testing, which measures product performance for 90 of the top 100 U.S. building product manufacturers, the company said.
The code report shows the technical information and professional evaluation that WOLF’s PVC Decking is compliant with the American National Standards Institute’s (ANSI) 2009 International Building and Residential Codes, according to WOLF.
The code report covers the product’s 12-ft., 16-ft. and 20-ft. lengths in both the New England Grey and Avalon Sand colors.
ProBuild makes cuts in Nashville
ProBuild Holdings will close most of its operations in the Nashville market, which it serves from Smyrna, Tenn., the company has confirmed.
The Denver-based LBM chain, the nation’s largest, will continue to deliver gypsum board to its customers from its Spring Hill location outside of Nashville. But its lumber, millwork and components manufacturing businesses in Smyrna, 13 miles from Nashville, will close on Dec. 16.
Parr Lumber opens new location
Parr Lumber, the Pacific Northwest-based pro dealer, has announced plans to open another lumberyard on Dec. 14, 2011. The new location, in Marysville, Wash., will feature a 20,200-sq.-ft. warehouse on 4.4 acres, office space and 1,500 sq. ft. of retail space.
Doug Nelson, former manager of Parr Lumber in Everett, Wash., is the new general manager. The Marysville facility, Parr’s sixth location in Washington, will replace the Everett store. The company hopes to expand deeper into Washington and last year opened a lumberyard in Spokane, in the eastern region of the state.
Headquartered in Hillsboro, Ore., Parr Lumber operates 38 facilities in Oregon, Washington and Arizona. The family-owned operation consists of six companies: Parr Lumber, Parr Cabinet Outlets, Cascade Wholesale Hardware, Northwest Structural Components, Northwest Structural Components Installation and the Parr Marketing Group.