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POSTED: 11/07/2016
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (November 7 , 2016) – Huber Engineered Woods LLC (HEW), a leading manufacturer of specialty building products, announced today it will reopen its Spring City, Tennessee, oriented strand board (OSB) facility in 2018 pending completion of various State and local incentives processes. Download »

POSTED: 09/29/2016
Builders and remodelers in North Carolina have a new way to help protect against job delays and callbacks for squeaky subfloors. Huber Engineered Woods LLC, a leading manufacturer of innovative building solutions, announced today that Advantech™ subfloor adhesive – which was introduced throughout New England and New York at the NAHB International Builders’ Show in January – is now available in North Carolina. Download »

POSTED: 07/29/2016
Huber Engineered Woods LLC, a leading manufacturer of innovative building solutions, has introduced a new R-9 insulation thickness to its ZIP System® R-sheathing line. ZIP System® R-sheathing solutions for residential, multifamily and light commercial construction are structurally approved engineered wood sheathing panels with built-in polyisocyanurate continuous foam insulation. Like the original ZIP System® sheathing and tape products introduced in 2006, ZIP System R-sheathing solutions include an integrated water-resistive barrier that eliminates the need for housewrap and are completed with advanced acrylic ZIP System™ flashing tape to seal panel seams. Download »

POSTED: 07/22/2016
Specialty products manufacturer Huber Engineered Woods (HEW) has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Georgia-Pacific Wood Products LLC alleging that the ForceField™ Air and Water Barrier System infringes HEW’s patents for its ZIP System® sheathing and tape products. Download »

POSTED: 02/23/2016
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (February 23, 2016) – Huber Engineered Woods, a leading manufacturer of innovative building solutions, was honored with two awards from National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) during the 2016 International Builders’ Show (IBS) in January. Download »

POSTED: 01/18/2016
– Residential builders and remodelers who have experienced the pain of job delays or callbacks for squeaky subfloors will soon have access to a combination of AdvanTech® subfloor products to combat squeaks. Huber Engineered Woods LLC, a leading manufacturer of innovative building solutions, introduced the squeak-free AdvanTech™ Subfloor Assembly1 this week at the 2016 NAHB International Builders’ Show. Download »

POSTED: 01/18/2016
ZIP System™ stretch tape, a popular innovation from Huber Engineered Woods LLC, is now available in a 10-inch width. A complement to ZIP System® sheathing and tape for exterior walls and roofs often used in multifamily wood-framed construction, the new wide-width tape especially helps flash projects with deeper window assemblies. Like the originally-introduced 6-inch ZIP System stretch tape, the new size provides speed and ease of application on the job with a single-piece installation solution that stretches in all directions for an air- and water-tight seal. Download »

POSTED: 11/16/2015
To build upon the commitment Huber Engineered Woods has made to sustainability, the company is the title sponsor of the 2015 Greenbuild Unity Home on display at the Greenbuild® International Conference and Expo in Washington D.C., November 18-20, 2015. Download »

POSTED: 10/14/2015
Huber Engineered Woods, a leading manufacturer of innovative building solutions, has expanded its warranty for AdvanTech® flooring to cover two-layer floating subfloor applications in its lifetime limited warranty. The warranty covers the product for the life of the building. Download »

POSTED: 10/14/2015
Huber Engineered Woods, a leading manufacturer of innovative building solutions, was recently honored with recognition as “top products” of the year by readers of Professional Remodeler and Professional Builder magazines. Based on reader feedback, three Huber building products were recognized in the magazines’ annual “Top 100 Products of 2015.” Download »

POSTED: 04/29/2015
Huber Engineered Woods LLC snags top spot for both brands. Read More »

POSTED: 02/24/2015
The International Roofing Expo [IRE] is the preeminent roofing construction and maintenance event where roofing professionals gather to see, compare and learn about the newest products, best practices and innovations essential to your success. Visit URL »

POSTED: 01/20/2015
Product Line Designed to ‘Stand the Tests of Time’ In Residential, Commercial Applications Read More »

POSTED: 01/20/2015
One-piece installation helps seal the most challenging areas of a home Read More »

POSTED: 12/01/2014
Chris Calderone, building project manager for Continental Pinewood Development in Bridgehampton, N.Y., is the grand prize winner of the AdvanTech® flooring “Vegas VIP Contest,” launched last summer by Huber Engineered Woods to identify success stories behind their customers’ uses of AdvanTech panels. Read More »

POSTED: 11/17/2014
The HEW Charlotte office was named one of Charlotte’s Best Places to Work by the Charlotte Business Journal this week, snagging seventh place in the Middle Business Category. Read More »

POSTED: 10/20/2014
Huber Engineered Woods’ flagship products, AdvanTech® flooring and ZIP System® sheathing and tape, are the first premium subflooring and combination wood structural panel and water resistive barrier panel brands to receive environmental product declarations (EPD), respectively. Read More »

POSTED: 10/01/2014
BUILDINGChicago/Greening the Heartland is a major conference and trade expo serving architects, engineers, contractors, property owners, real estate developers, government officials and community organizations in the Midwest. Visit URL »

POSTED: 07/28/2014
Huber Engineered Woods, a leading manufacturer of innovative building solutions, has launched the AdvanTech® flooring Vegas VIP contest to tap into the power of the brand’s loyal customers to identity the success stories behind their use of the product. Read More »

POSTED: 06/25/2014
Huber Engineered Woods, a leading manufacturer of innovative building solutions, announced today at the AIA National Convention it recommends using AdvanTech® panels for two-layer floating subfloor applications. Read More »

POSTED: 05/30/2014
If you pick up the June/July issue of Fine Homebuilding Magazine, you’ll notice several ZIP System appearances in the article “Framing for Efficiency.” Read More »

POSTED: 05/28/2014
Can you spy ZIP System sheathing in this article that originally appeared in the Asheville Citizen-Times? Read More »

POSTED: 05/21/2014
Hardwood Floors Magazine interviewed Huber Engineered Woods Regional Sales Manager, Brian Gerello, on proper use of a moisture meter. Read through some helpful tips as this column explores this problem; "I was contacted by a hardwood floor installer in South Carolina to determine why his moisture meter was displaying unusually high readings of the subfloor prior to the installation of hardwood flooring." Download »

POSTED: 05/09/2014
Seasoned architect Matt O’Malia recently cited ZIP System sheathing as a building element used in constructing Michigan’s first Passive House, which adheres to strict green-building codes. Read More »

POSTED: 04/09/2014
Sunlast Metal Inc., one of Florida’s premier metal roofing manufacturers, has endorsed Huber Engineered Woods LLC, leading manufacturer of innovative building solutions. Read More »

POSTED: 04/07/2014
Huber Engineered Woods LLC, leading manufacturer of innovative building solutions, announced its ZIP System™ tape is the first flashing tape to receive ICC-ES recognition to the 2012 International Residential Code (IRC) and the 2012 International Building Code (IBC). Read More »

POSTED: 03/25/2014
Huber Engineered Woods, a leading manufacturer of innovative building solutions, has added 23/32-inch square edge sheathing to its AdvanTech® sheathing product line. Read More »

POSTED: 03/10/2014
For the 13th year, builders have voted AdvanTech® flooring No. 1 in quality in BUILDER magazine’s annual Brand Use Study of builders’ favorite products. Read More »

POSTED: 02/20/2014
The Journal of Light Construction (JLC), one of the premier trade publications for the building and construction industry, used ZIP System roof sheathing in a gutter repair project that claimed an eight page feature story in the outlet’s February issue. Read More »

POSTED: 12/17/2013
BUILDER magazine readers have recognized AdvanTech® flooring as one of 16 products or materials they “can’t live without.” The magazine’s 2013 Readers Choice product survey asked builders to name their favorite product and describe its benefits. AdvanTech flooring was the only subfloor panel product chosen, and the product also has ranked number one for quality in BUILDER’s Brand Use Study every year since 2002. Download »

POSTED: 11/14/2013
Builders face some significant construction challenges from Mother Nature. Chance Miller, a builder in New Orleans, faces near 100 percent humidity in the spring and summer, omnipresent threats of rain, and frequent weather-related construction delays. Protecting framing materials, which are often made from wood in residential construction, from the elements is a significant concern. Miller has turned to Huber Engineered Woods LLC's ZIP System as a way to get walls erected and protected, while effectively guarding against moisture and water intrusion. Read More »

POSTED: 10/25/2013
One of construction professionals’ biggest complaints is that board swells when wet. In fact, in a recent survey sponsored by Huber Engineered Woods, nearly half of the respondents said they preferred getting a root canal to dealing with plywood flooring that has swelled after a rainfall. Read More »

POSTED: 09/24/2013
Huber Engineered Woods asks real questions in the Big Easy Read More »

POSTED: 09/23/2013
Huber Engineered Woods LLC, leading manufacturer of innovative building solutions, today announced its ZIP System® R-Sheathing is the first insulated structural panel to achieve code approval under the International Code Council Evaluation Service’s (ICC-ES) updated acceptance criteria for proprietary sheathing panels. Read More »

POSTED: 09/16/2013
Huber Engineered Woods LLC, leading manufacturer of innovative building solutions, has launched two online learning courses for customers. Read More »

POSTED: 05/16/2013
AdvanTech® Flooring and Sheathing Introduces new Best in Class Warranty AdvanTech flooring now offers a lifetime transferrable limited warranty and 500 day no sand guarantee. Download »

POSTED: 05/15/2013
For the 12th consecutive year, builders have voted AdvanTech flooring number one in quality in Builder Magazine’s annual brand use survey Download »

POSTED: 04/15/2013
Combined with ZIP System™ tape Huber now offers a total sealing solution for residential and commercial construction Read More »

POSTED: 03/25/2013
Product News, Upcoming Tradeshows, Rebates and More. Read More »

POSTED: 11/20/2012
Coastal Custom Builder Switches to AdvanTech® Flooring and ZIP System® Roof and Wall Sheathing to Eliminate Installation Headaches Read More »

POSTED: 11/01/2012
Building codes on Kiawaha Island on the South Carolina coast are tough. HGTV chose ZIP System roof and wall sheathing to help beat those codes while providing the home with air and water tightness. Click here to read HGTV's take on why ZIP Roof and Wall Sheathing was chosen for their 2013 Dream Home Giveaway. Visit URL »

POSTED: 08/16/2012
Idaho Builder Selects AdvanTech® Flooring and ZIP System® Roof and Wall Sheathing to Complete Custom Homes in a Short Building Season Read More »

POSTED: 07/18/2012
First Ever Five-in-One Sheathing with Foam Insulation Provides Unmatched Building Performance. Read More »

POSTED: 05/03/2012
CHARLOTTE, NC. (MAY 3, 2012) – Huber Engineered Woods announced today the signing of a national agreement with Lennar Corporation, one of the country's leading and best known builders. The agreement will pave the way for usage of Huber's branded specialty products including ZIP System® wall sheathing and AdvanTech® subflooring. Read More »

POSTED: 01/10/2012
CHARLOTTE, NC. (January 10, 2012) – For the 11th consecutive year, AdvanTech® Flooring from Huber Engineered Woods has been voted by builders as the #1 Quality Leader of subflooring in BUILDER magazine’s annual Brand Use Study. Read More »