Technology has become integrated into our homes with devices such as networked doorbells, smart thermostats, and wireless light bulbs.
Codes and Standards
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More than 25 of the 40 U.S. states with net metering policies are reportedly reconsidering them.
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A 200-home development in Salida, Colo., will be the largest tiny house community in the country.
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This is an example of a “deathtrap” house that raises philosophical questions about common code elements.
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The law requires housing developers to include below-market priced units for low-income buyers on any new housing projects in the city.
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said that people who purchased the Chinese-made flooring are about three times more likely to get cancer than it had calculated earlier.
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Fannie Mae’s January Home Purchase Sentiment Index dropped 1.7% from December.
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Citizens Bank has donated $140,000 for the project, which features sustainable design and green features.
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The study was designed to help builders and buyers select the best materials.
The new lighting standard would apply to General Service Lamps, including LED and compact fluorescent lights.
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Nearly half of the respondents surveyed said fewer illegal workers means more U.S.-born or other legally authorized workers will enter the residential construction workforce.