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Ted Cushman

Ted Cushman

Ted Cushman is a Senior Editor at JLC.

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How New Homes Can Stand Up to Disaster How New Homes Can Stand Up to Disaster

These state-of-the-art techniques keep your homes standing when floods, winds, and fires strike. Read more

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What to Learn From Buildings That Survived Disasters What to Learn From Buildings That Survived Disasters

Structural survivors of a disaster can teach building scientists a lot about how to build more homes that will stay standing. Read more

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Building Science Solutions For Better Resiliency Building Science Solutions For Better Resiliency

Staying up to date on these building science know-how's will brace home for the next storm. Read more

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Is Flood Insurance a Racket?

Companies handling flood insurance claims after Hurricane Sandy are being sued for fraud in federal court Read more

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Attaching Deck Rail Posts Attaching Deck Rail Posts

Most states now require a specific bolted connection on decks. Here’s a look at how it’s done. Read more

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