Framing

Wood Remains the Dominant Framing Method for Single-Family Homes
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Wood Remains the Dominant Framing Method for Single-Family Homes

93% of all new homes built in 2015 were wood-framed, according to Census Bureau. More

Framing Lumber Prices are Rising Again Year-Over-Year
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Framing Lumber Prices are Rising Again Year-Over-Year

Random lengths up 20%, CME framing futures up about 40%. More

Framing Lumber Prices Up Slightly Year-Over-Year
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Framing Lumber Prices Up Slightly Year-Over-Year

After two years of declines, prices turn around. More

New Steel System Makes Quick Work of Framing
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New Steel System Makes Quick Work of Framing

A Canadian technique incorporates steel framing and precut insulation to create... More

Calculated Risk: Framing Lumber Prices Up Year-Over-Year
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Calculated Risk: Framing Lumber Prices Up Year-Over-Year

Calculated Risk Blog's Bill McBride provides an update on the 2013 surge in... More

The Products that Make the Responsive Homes
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The Products that Make the Responsive Homes

Take a look at two dozen of the smart and stylish products that went into creating... More

Advanced Framing: An Inside View
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Advanced Framing: An Inside View

A new home under construction in suburban Chicago is providing a hands-on look at... More

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Picture Frame: A Responsive Home Progress Update Picture Frame: A Responsive Home Progress Update

Progress continues on the site of the BUILDER Responsive Homes. We followed along on the pre-dry-wall walk-through to see how the project is coming along and what crucial decisions need to be made before moving into the next phase of production. More

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It's Pardee Time for Millennial Buyers It's Pardee Time for Millennial Buyers

If it's 110 in the shade in Las Vegas, it must be 'frame walk' day at Inspirada, where BUILDER's Responsive Home team rocks the pre-drywall, hard hat walkthrough More

Go Patriotic with These 17 American-Made Products
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Go Patriotic with These 17 American-Made Products

Your homes are made in the USA, and so are these great building product options... More

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