Extreme Weather Construction

All-in-One Weather Device Helps Keep Crews Safe
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All-in-One Weather Device Helps Keep Crews Safe

Sensor provides real-time weather information, including lightning detection. More

4 Smart Products for a Winterized Home
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4 Smart Products for a Winterized Home

As temperatures cool down and fall is in full swing, most homeowners have one... More

Do Heat Cables Really Prevent Ice Dams?
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Do Heat Cables Really Prevent Ice Dams?

Heat cables may--or may not--be the answer for this wintertime woe, writes... More

A Flood-Proof House That Rises With the Tide
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A Flood-Proof House That Rises With the Tide

Some areas in the UK can't be developed for housing because of the risk of... More

How to Make Exterior Brick Leak-Resistant
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How to Make Exterior Brick Leak-Resistant

The best practices published by the Brick Institute of America call for flashings... More

New York to Miss Sandy Rebuild Deadline
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New York to Miss Sandy Rebuild Deadline

The city won't meet its year-end objective for reconstructing Sandy-damaged houses. More

Five Impressive Stormproof Prefab Homes
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Five Impressive Stormproof Prefab Homes

These homes range in aesthetic style, but they've all been designed to withstand... More

Rebuilt Hamptons Home is Hurricane-Ready
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Rebuilt Hamptons Home is Hurricane-Ready

After watching two major storms pound their former home, a New York couple vows... More

Lessons Learned from Hurricane Sandy
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Lessons Learned from Hurricane Sandy

With Matthew barreling toward Florida, two New Jersey builders share what they... More

4 Things New Home Owners Should Do to Prep for Fall and Winter
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4 Things New Home Owners Should Do to Prep for Fall and Winter

New home owners should start thinking about what they're going to do to prep for... More

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