Structure & Durability

HomeAid Announces New L.A. Chapter
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HomeAid Announces New L.A. Chapter

Production builders including Lennar, KB, CalAtlantic, and Shea will provide support. Read more

The Importance of Inspecting Your Home
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The Importance of Inspecting Your Home

How homeowners can catch early signs of deterioration. Read more

Deltec's Hurricane-Resistant Homes Weather the Storm
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Deltec's Hurricane-Resistant Homes Weather the Storm

5,000 Deltec Homes have been built in the past 50 years, and not one has been lost... Read more

Many Connecticut Home Foundations Are Crumbling
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Many Connecticut Home Foundations Are Crumbling

The problem, which may affect thousands of homes, poses a thicket of legal,... Read more

The Ecuador Exchange is a Step Toward Earthquake-Resistant Cities
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The Ecuador Exchange is a Step Toward Earthquake-Resistant Cities

After visiting the country following the devastating April 16 earthquake, Perkins... Read more

Three Named Storms Already; Hurricane Season Begins
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Three Named Storms Already; Hurricane Season Begins

Here are some facts from the Census Bureau about coastal populations that may wind... Read more

Nearly 7 Million Homes at Risk of Storm-Surge Damage in U.S.
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Nearly 7 Million Homes at Risk of Storm-Surge Damage in U.S.

With June comes the official start of hurricane season, and millions of homes are... Read more

Hunkering in the Bunker
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Hunkering in the Bunker

Preppers are increasingly buying rural properties and building bunkers. There's... Read more

Tags: Demographics
The Envelope, Please!
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The Envelope, Please!

Our go-to expert on building innovation Sam Raskin says it’s time for builders to... Read more

"Katrina Chairs" Remembers Devastating Hurricane
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"Katrina Chairs" Remembers Devastating Hurricane

Cuban artist Alex Arrechea brings attention to the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina... Read more

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