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Maryland House Decimated by Blast
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Maryland House Decimated by Blast

The cause of the massive explosion is still under investigation, officials say. More

Luxury Doomsday Survival Communities: They're Real
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Luxury Doomsday Survival Communities: They're Real

Residents of luxury prepper communities like Trident Lakes or the Survival Condo... More

Hang on to Your Hard Hat
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Hang on to Your Hard Hat

A new low-cost safety tether helps thwart jobsite accidents. More

Review: Wireless Headphones That Double as Hearing Protection
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Review: Wireless Headphones That Double as Hearing Protection

Do they work? Tools of the Trade contributor Tim Uhler reviews PlugFones Liberate. More

Antimicrobial Building Products in Homes May Be Dangerous
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Antimicrobial Building Products in Homes May Be Dangerous

The international design firm Perkins+Will has published a white paper on the... More

D.C. Two-Year-Old Girl Gets Lead Poisoning in a Home Sanctioned by Housing Officials
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D.C. Two-Year-Old Girl Gets Lead Poisoning in a Home Sanctioned by Housing Officials

The parents of 2-year-old Heavenz wonder about her future, as well as theirs. More

NYC Construction Industry Prepares for Battle Against 21 New Safety Bills
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NYC Construction Industry Prepares for Battle Against 21 New Safety Bills

Package of 21 bills will trigger a fight among unions, contractors and developers... More

Four Factors to Consider When Selecting a Housewrap
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Four Factors to Consider When Selecting a Housewrap

While housewrap continues to be one of the best investments a builder can make for... More

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Low-Flow Water Systems May Pose Health Threats
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Low-Flow Water Systems May Pose Health Threats

Low-flow building water systems designed to conserve water pose potential health... More

OSHA’s Ten Most Frequent Citations in 2016
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OSHA’s Ten Most Frequent Citations in 2016

Job site fall protection tops the list, with hazard communications and scaffolding... More

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