Author: Jason

Now stocking Trus Joist Engineered Wood Products!

After several years away from our past partnership with Weyerhaeuser we have come back together to be North Alabama’s only stocking dealer of TJI and Microllam LVL’s. We are very excited about this partnership and the ability to bring the original floor system manufacturer back to our customers! With their product depth and offerings and […]

Open House 2015

We are preparing for Tuesday March 31st, 2015 to be our third annual Open House. We will have over 15 vendors on hand educating visitors about new products in the market and offering one day special pricing. If you are a contractor or a homeowner about to do a project, this is an event you […]

Guest blog post: Sourcing a bar top [part one]

My friend Bill Fowler is soon to open a beer and wine retail shop in downtown Huntsville called Old Town Beer Exchange. While it’s not a bar, there will be a small bar inside and Bill is looking for something special. This will be no ordinary bar. The base will likely be made using sourced […]

4 tips to decide when to replace your entry doors

Entry doors aren’t exactly on our minds very often. Usually they’re minor details of our day as we open and close them over and over to come and go. A front door is an important part of a home’s look. A front door is also a major component of a home’s overall efficiency. It is, […]

The Art of Listening

Whether you’re a business owner or not, take a moment today and listen to your workplace or even your household. Hear what’s going on around you. Listen for the things that you expect to hear and maybe take note of the things you didn’t expect.

City Lumber: Jobs large & small

I hesitated to call Jason in the first place because I thought that my little projects were just that – too little. I figured he’d be able to help and probably give me some advice, but I didn’t think he’d have what I needed.

Tornado Place Shelters

We started carrying Tornado Place interior storm shelters at the store and I think it’s something you should be aware of. For a lot less than an outside shelter you can have a safe place to go when the weather turns ugly.

Ad Valorem Tax Deduction Deadline Approaching

Dear HBAA Member: This year, the Alabama Legislature passed Act 2011-544 (“Act”) that reduces ad valorem taxes by 50% on inventoried houses and underlying lots for a period of 24 months by changing the classification from class II to III. Such change in classification is dependent on the taxpayer filing an application to claim the […]

4th of July

We want to wish everyone a safe and happy 4th as we celebrate the birth of our Country and the freedoms we have. Our continued prayers are lifted for the soldiers around the world who work and fight for our safety and to preserve our freedoms. God Bless America!

Sun Window and Door Plant Tour and Training

Once again I was overwhelmed by what a great business partner we have in Frank Anderson and everyone at Sun Windows. Sun Windows is a third generation family owned window and door manufacturer in Owensboro, KY and they provide our high end aluminum clad finestration products. The most amazing thing about their products are not the […]