Category Archives: Sub-Flooring


David Weekley Homes Names LP ‘Partner of Choice’

LP Building Products was recently awarded the prestigious “Partners of Choice” Award for 2014 from David Weekley Homes, the nation’s


LP OSB ZB Family of Products Provides Structural Roof, Floor and Wall Solutions Engineered for Hawaii

Earlier this year, LP Building Products, the No. 1 OSB producer and leader in strand technology, introduced a line of


Infographic | OSB: How It’s Made

Click to View. LP Building Products pioneered oriented strand technology more than 35 years ago. The product is made by


Case Study: Schauman Construction Company Uses OSB Sub-Flooring to Weather Harsh Michigan Winters

Schauman Construction Company is a family owned and operated business now under its third generation of family leadership, according to the


High and Dry

In the wake of recent tropical storms such as Hurricane Sandy, city, state and federal agencies are taking a closer


Case Study: Frontera Homes Discovers High-End Homes Possible Without High-End Prices

Frontera Homes, a premier homebuilder based in Cypress, Texas, was founded in 2008 when, as Michael Jones explains, he and


Straighten Up

With ever-evolving building codes raising the performance bar for wood products and dwindling supplies of high-grade, long-length lumber, a number of industry professionals are turning to engineered wood products, especially laminated strand lumber (LSL).


The Callback Cure

The full weight of a home’s interior ultimately rests on the sub-flooring. That includes walls, ceilings, cabinets, appliances, furniture, and


Stepping Up

How often does the latest trend in style actually make life easier for the homebuilder? That’s exactly what’s happening right


Extreme Green: Part 2

A year ago, Jeff Wilson, the star of several programs on HGTV and the DIY network began a deep energy


OSB Sub-Flooring Helps Dawn Pacific Cut Labor Costs, Save Time and Money

Headquartered in Honolulu, Hawaii, Dawn Pacific Inc. describes itself as a full‑service, state-‑licensed general contracting firm that manages and constructs


Surviving the Recession

It’s been a little over two years since single-family housing starts and average home prices bottomed in 2009. With the


Rebuilding in the Face of Devastation

After the seventh largest recorded earthquake in world history hit Chile in February, Chileans are in the midst of country-wide