Combating the 2020 Lumber Shortage

We don’t need to tell you that early predictions about reduced demand didn’t come true. Like builders and suppliers, component manufacturers are dealing with a lumber shortage on top of a global pandemic.

As your partner, MiTek wants to help identify ways to navigate the current lumber shortage. A team of engineers and salespeople brainstormed a few ways to reduce dependency so you can continue to meet demand.

While production levels should return to normal by the end of the year, there are several options for lowering lumber consumption. In this article, you’ll learn more about eight strategies you may want to implement in your component manufacturing business.