Architecture Billings Index Reports Sluggish Conditions to Start 2024
February 21, 2024
Business conditions remained weak at firms in all regions of the country except the Midwest, where modest growth was seen in three of the last four months. Firms with a multifamily residential specialization continue to report the softest business conditions of all specializations. The ABI score is a leading economic indicator of construction activity, providing an approximately nine-to-twelve-month glimpse into the future of nonresidential construction spending activity. Read more
Alloy LED Launches Low-Profile Surfa 8 Tape Light Channel
February 20, 2024
Alloy LED is pleased to announce the launch of Surfa 8, a low-profile, surface-mount aluminum channel providing hot-spot free illumination when paired with nearly all of the company’s tape lights. At only 1.14 inches wide and 0.64 of an inch in height, the Surfa 8 channel accommodates 43 Alloy LED tape lights, including those for wet location and RGBW applications.