December 2, 2022

Sharp Growth Forecast for Green Building Materials Market

DUBLIN — The global green building materials market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of more than 12% over the next ...
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MyPlanet Living Center Opens Chicago Showroom

CHICAGO — Mayan Metzler, founder and CEO of German Kitchen Center, a multi-brand chain of showrooms for European-style kitchen designs in the U.S., has unveiled ...
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Kwikset, Baldwin Parent Company Acquired by Swedish Firm

STOCKHOLM — ASSA ABLOY, the Stockholm-based manufacturer of access solutions, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Hardware and Home Improvement (HHI) division of ...
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Sustainability Seen Shaping Housing, Remodeling Markets

INDIANAPOLIS, IN — A trio of emerging trends in neighborhood design and sustainable living practices should continue to shape the market for new housing and ...
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Cabinet Sales Post Gains Through August, KCMA Reports

RESTON, VA — Major domestic kitchen cabinet and vanity manufacturers continued to post sales gains through the first eight months of 2021, according to the ...
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EPA Ruling Caps Production of HFCs in Refrigeration

WASHINGTON, DC — In what officials are calling a major step in combating global climate change, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has issued a final ...
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The Pros and Cons of Wood Cabinetry

Wooden cabinetry has always been a beloved favorite amongst homeowners. However, throughout the years many other cabinet materials have tried to take the front runner ...
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Flexible Design in the Kitchen

Today’s kitchens are delivering more multi-tasking than ever, as islands and niches now act as places to do homework, bill-paying and game playing in addition ...
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Cabinet Refinishers – Can They Do the Job?

Cabinet refinishing is much more than simply repainting and cleaning the old wood. You must also determine the style, quality of paint, varnish, and other ...
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Builder Confidence Steadies as Material, Labor Woes Persist

WASHINGTON, DC — Builder confidence inched up this month on lower lumber prices and strong housing demand, even as the housing sector continues to grapple ...
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