Kitchens and baths

Moving is out. Remodeling is in. The result: A market of more than $100 billion waiting to be tapped. The sluggish economy, slowdown in the new housing market and the high price of housing means today's homeowners are staying situated and updating what they already have. "People are staying in their homes, rather than moving. They're fixing up their houses," says Ann Daymude, manager of the home improvement department at Barron's Gaithersburg Lumber, Gaithersburg, Md. Although the … [Read more...]

Spotlight on change: new features mark first Building, Remodeling & Decor Products Expo

The 1st Building, Remodelling & Decor Products Expo will be held at the Dallas Convention Center from Feb 12-15, 1994. Previously known as the National Home Center Show, the three-day event will feature new exhibits from Latin American home improvement retailing companies. In addition, the exposition will also feature a number of seminars and panel discussions on key issues affecting the industry. Change is constant in retailing, and in industry trade shows as well. The 1994 Building, … [Read more...]