Construction spending in the U.S. dropped 0.7% in June to $1.35 trillion. Year-over-year, construction spending grew 0.1%. The full U.S. Census Bureau report can be found here.


Bona made its new waterborne sealer webinar available for all professionals online. The video covers topics such as color options, working with various species, floor prep best practices and troubleshooting.


The Flooring Contractors Association (FCICA) will offer two webinars for August. The first, “Why Prep? From the Everyday to the Extreme,” is scheduled for Aug. 20, 11 a.m. EST. The second, “Flooring Sound Control for Tile, Stone and Hardwood,” is slated for Aug. 26, 1 p.m. EST. Registration can be found here.