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Maryland Eyes New Codes
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Maryland Eyes New Codes

The regulations would have to do with wood-frame construction in low- to mid-rise... More

Michigan HBA Seeks Input on Affordability
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Michigan HBA Seeks Input on Affordability

Challenges discussed include: lack of lots available, zoning issues, construction... More

WELL-come To The Future Of Healthy Buildings
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WELL-come To The Future Of Healthy Buildings

The WELL Building Standard is the first building standard that focuses exclusively... More

Callback Hell, and How Not to Go There
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Callback Hell, and How Not to Go There

11 too common--avoidable--defects show that we don't just have a labor capacity... More

What are the Ramifications of the 2018 Energy Code?
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What are the Ramifications of the 2018 Energy Code?

For the most part, the recently approved building energy code will uphold... More

Oregon Builders Oppose Code Changes
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Oregon Builders Oppose Code Changes

Builders say the proposed changes in Redmond, Ore. would raise construction costs. More

North Dakota Builders Seek More Building Code Input
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North Dakota Builders Seek More Building Code Input

Bismarck-Mandan home builders are aiming to help shape local building code. More

Code Changes Bring Airtightness Challenges
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Code Changes Bring Airtightness Challenges

Try this "red line exercise" to see how tight--or leaky--your homes are. More

AFCI Mandates Not Needed for New Homes
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AFCI Mandates Not Needed for New Homes

Updated product safety codes have eliminated the need for branch circuit wiring... More

Supporters Celebrate Tiny House Appendix to ICC Building Code
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Supporters Celebrate Tiny House Appendix to ICC Building Code

Addition to 2018 IRC would need approval from local governments to take effect,... More

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