Jobsite Safety

Safe Scaffolding: Follow These Best Practices for Correct Setup

Protect workers and reduce liability by following these tips for scaffolding setup

Quality Matters

Construction Quality Assurance Program Fundamentals

Take these steps to create an effective QA program that yields lasting results

Indoor Air Quality

For Better Indoor Air Quality: Build Tight and Ventilate Right

Buildings need to dry and people need to breathe. Good air sealing aids both

Construction Quality

3 Steps to Avoid Common Painting Problems

When applying paint to stucco, these three exterior paint fundamentals will reduce warranty costs and maintain homebuyer satisfaction


Tips for Choosing the Right Housewrap

The wrong housewrap choice can have long-term consequences for a home’s durability

Construction Quality

A Guide for Preventing Dryer Vent Fires

Clogged dryer vents cause thousands of home fires each year. Make sure yours isn’t one of them

Construction Quality

Trouble-Free Flashing for Brick Veneer

Air space isn't enough to prevent water problems in a brick veneer wall

Quality Matters

Construction Quality, Part 2: Getting the Results You Paid For

You’ve created standard work specifications. Now you need to make sure people follow them. Part two in a two-part series

Quality Matters

Construction Quality, Part 1: How to Get What You Pay For

The first step to getting high-quality work is describing exactly what you expect. Part 1 in a two-part series 

Quality Matters

Getting Deck Ledgers Right

It’s a seemingly simple detail, but mistakes made when building deck ledgers can cause multiple headaches

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