Improving Spaces – Looking Forward to 2021

A new year always brings fresh promise, and 2021 is no exception. 2021 will likely see a gradual transition back to commercial spaces, although private homes will remain a popular hub for work, recreation, and as a general living space. Rustic decor continues to be extremely popular due to its ability to add a sense of warmth to both casual …

The Latest on Lumber in the United States

Whether you’re a home builder, seller, or looking to buy, the lumber market can drastically affect your project’s prospects. The COVID-19 pandemic has introduced much uncertainty to many areas of our lives, and the lumber industry is no different. While many construction workers and lumber laborers saw less official work as a result of the pandemic shutdown, they certainly didn’t …

Your CDA Wood Holiday Guide

The struggle is real out there for homeowners searching for barn wood to use in their remodeling. However, CDA Wood offers relief with a patented technology that gives the wood a coloring that looks like authentic barn wood. The products come at affordable prices with incredible durability. Barn Doors CDA Wood produces barn door inside a box kits, which allows …

A Time for Giving

At first glance, it may appear that there isn’t a lot to be thankful for this year. While there is no doubt it seemed like one bad thing after another kept happening this year, there were also some pretty great things happening, including the ongoing work of non-profit organizations. Adopt A Pet, a branch of the International Humane Society, continues …

How to Introduce More Natural Materials Into School Buildings

By the end of an average life, humans will have spent around 15% of their time at school. Clearly, these educational institutions occupy a lot of children’s time and can influence their attitudes and understandings of the world.  Despite the buildings’ great importance and prominence, they often receive criticism for their similarity to prisons in look. Combating this problem, which is replete …

Refresh Senior Living

The look of wood adds a rustic and homey feel to any space but is often expensive. Additionally, most contain stains and paints with Volatile Organic Compounds, or VOCs, that can cause respiratory issues. CDA Wood has created a one-of-a-kind wood that has the same charm, look, and quality of real wood, but at a reasonable price point with no VOCs, stains, …

Long term Savings of Using CDA Wood

You can’t overlook the natural appeal of quality rustic wood in any construction. However, you need experts from CDA Wood to ensure that you enjoy long term returns. Through their modernization of the wood industry with CDA wood, you will make significant savings as discussed below. Maintenance In most cases, people prefer to utilize stained wood in flooring areas where …

Staging Your Home or Residential Investment Property to Sell

For homeowners and investors alike, staging a home to sell can be a very worthwhile investment of your time and money. Staged homes usually spend less time on the market than their unstaged counterparts. Also, a National Association of Realtors survey found that staging your home can raise the selling price by 1 to 10 percent. Now that you know …

Up, Down, In Demand: Construction Industry Employment in 2020

The U.S. construction industry is making a comeback as 2020 approaches its close. Despite a sharp spike in unemployment midyear, the industry remains in demand and employment is increasing again. Unemployment Rates: Dip and Recovery According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), March through June 2020 saw the worst unemployment rates for construction workers in the last ten years, …

“Disasters Don’t Plan Ahead. You Can.”

Life is full of surprises, not all of them are good. With a little preplanning, you, your company, and your employees can successfully face an unexpected situation.  Regardless of whether your company is one person or a large corporation, if it exists in the office or in the field, you need to have a plan for when things go wrong. …