natural disasters

How New Homes Can Stand Up to Disaster
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How New Homes Can Stand Up to Disaster

These state-of-the-art techniques keep your homes standing when floods, winds, and... More

Assessing Your Property’s Climate-Change Risk
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Assessing Your Property’s Climate-Change Risk

Home buyers need to find out all they can about their new area’s climate history... More

Texas Developer Creates a $300M Luxury Bunker Community
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Texas Developer Creates a $300M Luxury Bunker Community

Trident Lakes community plan features 12-foot walls, 400 mostly-underground condo... 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

The Newly-Rewritten $50 Billion Plan to Save the Louisiana Coast
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The Newly-Rewritten $50 Billion Plan to Save the Louisiana Coast

Fifty-year plan aims to curb land loss and protect against a future 100-year storm. More

Fortified Home Standards Provide Hurricane-Specific Roofing Guidelines
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Fortified Home Standards Provide Hurricane-Specific Roofing Guidelines

IBHS recommendations can serve as a guide for North Carolina contractors working... 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

Lack of Funding Stalled Construction Activity After Louisiana Flood
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Lack of Funding Stalled Construction Activity After Louisiana Flood

A Louisiana Home Builders Association representative refuted today claims that... More

Bay Area's Rising Seas Could Force It to Solve Its Housing Crisis
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Bay Area's Rising Seas Could Force It to Solve Its Housing Crisis

The Mega Margins project envisions a planned retreat from the shoreline and using... More

New Plans Underway for a Long-Troubled West Palm Beach Development
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New Plans Underway for a Long-Troubled West Palm Beach Development

2.4 acre site at 1515 South Flagler drive has a new owner and a new tower in the... More

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