This month is Building Safety Month, as recognized by the International Code Council (ICC).
Codes and Standards
A slowdown in construction could result in higher home prices and dry up inventory
Toilet paper, pipe slope, and flush volume—are key variables in determining whether drain lines might be predisposed to clog
If passed, one builder says he can save $750 to $1,250 per home
The state supreme court described the shortage of affordable housing as a crisis of "epic proportions."
The document provides voluntary guidance to appraisers on the background and competency necessary to credibly value green buildings
By the end of September, cities must be in compliance with the new law
Misconceptions about entering homeownership prevails among renters
The new roof product is being developed by The University of Technology in Sydney, Australia
RESNET launched a new Water Efficiency Rating index to give homeowners an indication of their home's water-efficiency.
Home Innovation Reserach Labs recently achieved a major milestone with its National Green Building Standard certification program.