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Industry Forecast - Lumber Pricing & Market Predictions

LUMBER: April is over and the market came off again this week. The new feeling however is we could be at the bottom as mills have now announced shutdowns and curtailments to reduce inventory levels. Stay tuned because if we are at the bottom, supply could dry up quickly and run this market up a bit. PANEL: Panel market stayed flat also this week. There just wasn't much going on from the demand side of the business. Paul Tarca Head of Purchasing Concord Lumber Corporation ptarca@concordlumbercorp.com

New Product Alert - Blue Fire Reclaimed Ponderosa Pine Coming Soon!

Available as a special order product at Littleton Lumber and Concord Lumber, Blue Fire reclaimed character grade ponderosa pine by Princeton Forest Products is known for it's unique appearance created by a beetle infestation which kills the tree. The beetles leave entrance and exit holes throughout the tree giving it character. Blue stain is caused when the tree is no longer able to emit the moisture it has retained quick enough. For more information, view Princeton Forest Product's brochure here.

Industry Forecast - Lumber Pricing & Market Predictions

LUMBER: As we head out of April we saw another double digit drop in the market. There seems to be plenty of built up inventory at the mill level that is looking to be moved off. With demand picking up this market should flatten out at some point, but stranger things have happened for sure. PANEL: Panel market stayed flat also this week. There just wasn't much going on from the demand side of the business. Paul Tarca Head of Purchasing Concord Lumber Corporation ptarca@concordlumbercorp.com

Product Highlight: Tower Sealant Caulking

Mike Malloy, Littleton Lumber's paint department Manager, shares his insight on Tower Sealant caulking: "Tower Sealants has exceeded the standard of today's caulking with their “Tower Tech 2” and “Accelerator” lines. Tower Tech 2 is an elastomeric caulking that is paintable and rated for interior and exterior use. It’s superior flexibility will hold up to extreme joint movement and gives you the ability to bridge gaps of up to two inches. It will also bond to most surfaces and create a weather tight seal on wood, masonry, and metal. The Accelerator line is a modified siliconized acrylic sealant with an accelerated dry time. It is flexible, air tight, and water resistant. It can be painted by

Industry Forecast - Lumber Pricing & Market Predictions

LUMBER: With not enough demand, the market came off a bit more this week as mills are looking to move lumber. Buyers seemed to stay cautious to see what real demand will look like. We really can't blame this one on the weather so let's see what another week of business looks like. PANEL: Panel market stayed flat also this week. There just wasn't much going on from the demand side of the business. Paul Tarca Head of Purchasing Concord Lumber Corporation ptarca@concordlumbercorp.com

A 2019 Lumber Recession Isn't Expected

"While there are larger perceptions that 2019 may bring a recession, the lumber industry does not seem to agree with this idea, and neither does Charlotte, N.C.-based consultant Matt Layman." Learn more in this article from ProSales magazine.

Industry Forecast - Lumber Pricing & Market Predictions

Lumber: The market stayed flat but firm. We are all waiting for demand to kick in. Not much to report until then. Panel: Panel market stayed flat also this week. There just wasn't much going on from the demand side of the business. Paul Tarca Head of Purchasing Concord Lumber Corporation ptarca@concordlumbercorp.com

Why Build a Trex Deck?

Trex decking is on sale this month at Littleton & Concord Lumber! Watch this video below to see why you and your customers should go with Trex decking for their next deck.

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