Tag: mccoy’s building materials

The biggest city in Texas’ worst state could get a boost from new building materials

AUSTIN, Texas — The biggest city on the Texas’ most dangerous border could get an infusion of new building material thanks to a new initiative by Texas A&M University.State Rep. Jim McComb has introduced a bill to the Texas Legislature that would add a new law allowing the university to sell surplus materials to help…



Building materials market to shrink in 2019

A market report from the Building Materials Market Association has forecast the sector will fall for a sixth straight year in 2019.The Australian Building & Construction Council (ABCC) said in a report released today that in 2019, the sector could fall by 10.4 per cent, to $2.4 billion.While it will shrink by 8.1 per cent…



McCoy, McCoys plan to build a $1 million replica of McCoys home

McCoys family said Wednesday that they have decided to build their own replica of the home they built in the 1950s as a boy.The family said they would donate their original home and donate all proceeds to help other families that are affected by the drought.The McCoys’ family built the replica home, a 12-foot-high (3-meter)…