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Building Technology

3D-Printed Technology Offers Solution for Affordable Housing

Builders are experimenting with 3D-printing as an innovative step toward addressing urgent housing needs across the U.S.

National Housing Quality Award

2022 NHQA Winners: 3 Home Builders Committed to Better Business and Operational Excellence

This year's National Housing Quality Award recognizes three home building companies striving to reach new heights in their operations, the quality of their product, and customer satisfaction

Quality Matters

Gaps Are Good: Leave Strategic Gaps in Construction to Limit Cracks and Callbacks 

It may sound counterintuitive, but by creating gaps that allow the roof, walls, and floor of a house to move, home builders can mitigate callbacks and lost profit

Healthy Homes

Villa Bilancia Lays the Groundwork for Healthy Home Construction

This Pebble Beach home is a safe haven with healthy design features and energy efficiency

Business Management

Project Manager Workloads: How Much Is Enough?

How many houses can one field superintendent carry? Consider these 15 factors to sort it out

Quality Matters

Framing Best Practices That Help Prevent Drywall Cracks

A home's constant movement can wreak havoc on gypsum wallboard unless you take these steps with your framing components

Brick / Masonry / Concrete

Lessons in Concrete: From Bubbles to Sand Mix

Concrete comes in as wide a variety of products as it has applications—there's a lot to know, which means there's potentially a lot you don't know

Quality Matters

Waterproofing Showers, Part 5: Shower Seats That Won't Leak

Simple details that ensure a waterproof, trouble-free result for shower seat installations

Quality Matters

The Right Way to Waterproof Recessed Windows in Concrete Block Walls

Use these best practices for installing recessed windows in CMU walls to prevent water intrusion and moisture problems

Quality Matters

Do Concrete Slabs Really Need Welded Wire Mesh?

In some soil conditions, eliminating wire in the slab can be a false economy ... at best

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