October 2008 Table of Contents

Table of Contents
Editor in Chief Denise Dersin Reminds Builders Why It's So Important That They Vote on Nov. 4, 2008. Editor in Chief Denise Dersin Reminds Builders Why It's So Important That They Vote on Nov. 4, 2008.

Getting through America’s worst economic crisis in decades requires your participation. Read more

Structural Products, Improving Cycle Time, Reducing Waste Structural Products, Improving Cycle Time, Reducing Waste

A new crop of structural lumber can improve productivity. Read more

High Efficiency Toilets; Water Conservation; WaterSense Program High Efficiency Toilets; Water Conservation; WaterSense Program

High-efficiency toilets step up water conservation. Read more

Attracting Foreign Buyers in a Down Market Foreign customers Attracting Foreign Buyers in a Down Market

A Miami Realtor taps affluent buyers from outside the U.S. Read more

Report Calls for Abolishing Texas Agency Meant to Protect Homeowners as Ineffective Homeowners VS. Builders Report Calls for Abolishing Texas Agency Meant to Protect Homeowners as Ineffective

A scathing report gives failing grades to a Texas agency that resolves construction-defect complaints. Read more

Rising Commodities Prices One More Cross for Besieged Builders to Bear materials costs Rising Commodities Prices One More Cross for Besieged Builders to Bear

Building material prices have skyrocketed, and builders are bearing the brunt of the increases. Read more

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