Structure & Durability

Which Cities Were the Windiest in 2016?
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Which Cities Were the Windiest in 2016?

Hurricane Matthew contributed to last year's top wind speed of 101 mph. More

Resilience: It's Not Political
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Resilience: It's Not Political

Builderonline.com's new Resilient Homes resource center aims to help builders... More

After the Boulder Flood
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After the Boulder Flood

When the flooding stops, the cleanup begins. More

Framing Lumber Prices Are Up YOY for 2016
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Framing Lumber Prices Are Up YOY for 2016

CME futures are up 30% YOY, and random lengths are up 5% in the same timeframe. More

Can SOM Build a Wood Skyscraper In a City of Steel Giants?
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Can SOM Build a Wood Skyscraper In a City of Steel Giants?

The firm behind the John Hancock Center, Willis Tower, and the Burj Khalifa wants... More

The Future Workplace?
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The Future Workplace?

Could offices be as portable as laptops? Where freelancers in the gig economy... More

Pulte and Lancaster County, S.C. Tangle Over Roads and Storm Drain Repairs
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Pulte and Lancaster County, S.C. Tangle Over Roads and Storm Drain Repairs

Pulte has given the county ten days to accept responsibility for the roads at Sun... More

How to Choose Between a Poured Concrete or Block Foundation
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How to Choose Between a Poured Concrete or Block Foundation

The decision may be based on how much money and time you have. More

Fortified Home Standards Provide Hurricane-Specific Roofing Guidelines
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Fortified Home Standards Provide Hurricane-Specific Roofing Guidelines

IBHS recommendations can serve as a guide for North Carolina contractors working... More

Colorado Builder Faces Criticism that It Won't Fix Problems
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Colorado Builder Faces Criticism that It Won't Fix Problems

Multiple home owners voice concerns with their homes. More

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