What’s on Your APA Grade Stamp?

Ever wondered what the information on your OSB sheathing panel stamp means? This stamp offers vital information for construction professionals as well as guidelines for installation. Here’s a rundown of what the APA (The Engineered Wood Association) grade stamp represents. Company logo. APA is a third-party quality control association that represents US and Canadian manufacturers of …

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Kitchen Design Mistakes to Avoid

The kitchen is perhaps the place where function counts the most in your home. Focus too much on design and aesthetics and you may end up with a kitchen that isn’t practical. It may be a minor thing like the corner cupboard door doesn’t open all the way before hitting the counter, but these little …

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Tips for Recruiting New Talent Online

Replacing employees is a difficult and costly job, especially during a pandemic. Putting some time and effort into your recruitment process will help you find the right person for your company. The best way to do this during a pandemic is online. Start by creating a detailed job listing. One tip here is to focus …

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NORBORD ESG REPORT 2020

As a leading global manufacturer of wood-based panels and the world’s largest producer of oriented strand board, Norbord is committed to delivering economic, social and environmental benefits to shareholders, employees, customers and the many communities where we operate. “For Norbord, sustainability is all about how we can createeconomic growth while caring for society and the …

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Register Now for the First Virtual International Builders’ Show

The International Builder’s Show (IBS) is the highlight of the construction industry calendar. For the last 76 years, construction professionals have looked to the IBS for innovations in the building industry, new products and as the best way to network with others and to promote their brands. Despite the challenges that the COVID-19 pandemic present, …

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