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Veterans Rebuilding America

April 1, 2013 3:35 pm Comments Off on Veterans Rebuilding America

Builders of Ogunquit using 100% American made building materials! John Mixon, a contractor and owner of Builders of Ogunquit, is passionate about rebuilding the American economy and doing so with an all Veteran workforce and using 100% Made in the... View Article

NEW! Velux Solar Powered “Fresh Air” Skylight

March 11, 2013 3:26 pm Comments Off on NEW! Velux Solar Powered “Fresh Air” Skylight
Solar powered skylight

Excitement is building around the latest product from VELUX! Now available at Hancock Lumber. The Solar Powered “Fresh Air” Skylight features a solar panel that captures any available daylight and uses it to recharge a highly efficient, fully concealed, battery... View Article

2012 YEAR IN REVIEW

January 15, 2013 7:49 pm Comments Off on 2012 YEAR IN REVIEW

WE MAKE IT EASIER: YEAR IN REVIEW Top 10 Hancock Lumber Company Improvements in 2012 BisTrack.  Enhanced, modern point of sale system. BisTrack makes Hancock faster, more efficient and increases accuracy in processing orders. The system also features WebTrack, a... View Article

Andersen 100 Series Now Available

January 3, 2013 7:32 pm Comments Off on Andersen 100 Series Now Available

Reliable and economical – great for light and large commercial projects! Limited to a handful of Maine building material dealers, Hancock Lumber is one company that now has access to sell Andersen 100 Series products. Reliable and economical, Andersen 100... View Article

NEW! USG UltraLight Sheetrock®

November 12, 2012 7:30 pm Comments Off on NEW! USG UltraLight Sheetrock®

The weight has been lifted: Introducing Sheetrock Brand UltraLight Panels! The lightest 1/2″ gypsum wallboard panels available Easier to lift, carry and install Light weight speeds installation Up to 30% lighter and stronger pound-for-pound than standard drywall 15-24lbs per panel... View Article

Two New Products at Hancock

November 11, 2012 7:15 pm Comments Off on Two New Products at Hancock

Check out our new products at Hancock Lumber! NEW! Trimaco by Tufco Technologies 38″ x 100′ Floor Shell Construction Board Contractor strength construction board floor protection, safe for all surfaces Made from recycled material – recyclable and reusable Features the... View Article

Wood is Wicked Good!

November 2, 2012 3:08 pm Comments Off on Wood is Wicked Good!

The U.S. Forest Products Industry Currently Supports More Than One Million jobs. Architects, builders, remodelers and homeowners should take notice of the USDA’s news release on recent findings indicating wood should factor as a primary building material in green building.... View Article

Creating a Vibrant Work Culture

October 11, 2012 3:35 pm Comments Off on Creating a Vibrant Work Culture
Portland Chamber work culture link

The Portland Regional Chamber hosted Kevin Hancock, President of Hancock Lumber, at their Small Business Matters program this October.  Listen to an excerpt from the event and hear about Kevin’s philosophy on employee engagement and how a company’s work culture... View Article

Jugtown Forest Ceremonial Ribbon Cutting

May 4, 2012 9:45 am Comments Off on Jugtown Forest Ceremonial Ribbon Cutting
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5,000 acres with miles of marked trails now officially open to the public for recreation and nature exploration in Casco, Naples and Otisfield, Maine. Hancock Lumber held what might have been “the most overdue ribbon-cutting ceremony in American history”, according... View Article

Hancock Lumber Named Exporter of the Year

March 29, 2012 5:30 pm Comments Off on Hancock Lumber Named Exporter of the Year
Hancock employees Casco

The Maine International Trade Center recently announced that Hancock Lumber has been named Maine’s Exporter of the Year. Hancock Lumber is the largest manufacturer of Eastern White Pine (EWP) boards in North America. Hancock started their export business in 2007... View Article