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Everybody Leads: Getting through this Together

March 17, 2020 9:23 am Comments Off on Everybody Leads: Getting through this Together
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A letter from Kevin Hancock on Hancock Lumber’s response to coronavirus (COVID-19) March 16th, 2020: To: All Hancock Lumber Customers Re: Coronavirus (COVID-19) As trying as these times have suddenly become, I have personally found it very uplifting to see... View Article

Kevin Hancock’s new book – The Seventh Power – releases today!

February 25, 2020 8:37 am Comments Off on Kevin Hancock’s new book – The Seventh Power – releases today!
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Team Hancock is proud to announce the official release of Kevin Hancock’s second book, The Seventh Power: One CEO’s Journey into the Business of Shared Leadership. Published by Post Hill Press, the book is now available to order online through... View Article

Hancock Lumber In and Around the Community

February 12, 2020 10:29 pm Comments Off on Hancock Lumber In and Around the Community
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Take a look at a few community stories from around the company! Innovative Veterans’ shelter initiative in Boothbay! Damariscotta, ME – Three local Veterans in the Boothbay area have rallied to try and solve a ubiquitous problem for Veterans here... View Article

Capturing Nature’s Beauty: Bringing the Outside In

January 20, 2020 11:29 am Comments Off on Capturing Nature’s Beauty: Bringing the Outside In

As a building materials supplier, we make it a priority to connect with homeowners and builders on recently completed projects as a way of bringing together the materials we are sourcing, the design process, and construction and implementation of these... View Article

Spotlight on Employee Led Innovations

December 20, 2019 11:38 am Comments Off on Spotlight on Employee Led Innovations
Marty Martin and Joel Leach

Touring around the company, it’s so exciting to witness real-time, employee-led ideas and innovations being implemented every day. Whether a small change or a large scale project, each one truly makes a difference in the daily workflow of our employees,... View Article

Culture Makes the Difference

November 27, 2019 2:32 pm Comments Off on Culture Makes the Difference

What differentiates companies?  It’s generally not products, services, facilities, or equipment.  In our industry, for example, our lumberyard competitors sell essentially the same assortment of building materials that we do.  Across New England, our white pine sawmill competitors make products... View Article

An Out-Standing Partnership

November 22, 2019 4:08 pm Comments Off on An Out-Standing Partnership

“I am so excited to announce that we have produced our 1,000th standing frame to date. We could not have reached this milestone without the help of Hancock Lumber.” Scott Mitchell, Executive Director of Stand With Me Stand With Me... View Article

Happy Veterans Day From Hancock Lumber

November 11, 2019 12:00 pm Comments Off on Happy Veterans Day From Hancock Lumber

Today we say thank you. Thank you to all of those who have served and continue to serve our country. Thank you for your sacrifice and your bravery. At Hancock Lumber we admire your commitment to our country today and... View Article

National Kitchen + Bath Month: A Fun Backsplash or Accent Wall

November 2, 2019 9:00 am Comments Off on National Kitchen + Bath Month: A Fun Backsplash or Accent Wall

We really should have titled this post “What Can’t a Backsplash Do?” Our designers say that a well thought out backsplash or accent wall has all the power to tie the entire kitchen together. The backsplash can be a feature that... View Article

National Kitchen + Bath Month: A Pop of Color

November 1, 2019 10:29 am Comments Off on National Kitchen + Bath Month: A Pop of Color

Trending now! Our designers have spoken. Color is in and we are excited! Opportunities for individuality lie ahead. From earthy tones to bright blues and deep greens, our designers say that this long-awaited shift in color and style is a... View Article