Monthly Archives: August 2015

Questions on a kit home from the 1920’s

Dear PLIB, We are trying to sell our home in Poughkeepsie, NY.  When My husband and I bought it, we were told that it was a Sears Kit Home; however, we have not been able to authenticate it.  Some people have even said that it is not a Sears model and may very well not… Read more »

ALSC Holds Annual Meeting In Halifax, NS – August 14

The American Lumber Standard Committee (ALSC) held its annual meeting in Halifax, Nova Scotia on August 14th. The meeting marked the first time that the ALSC annual meeting was held outside the United States. Canadian lumber represents approximately 1/3 of all grade marked lumber used in the U.S. and the National Lumber Grades Authority (NLGA),… Read more »