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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

Quality Matters

Do This to Ensure Fiber-Cement Siding Is Trouble-Free

Avoid expensive moisture problems by paying attention to a few key details and avoiding these common errors

Quality Matters

Concrete Foundations: Under-Slab Vapor Barriers Done Right

Properly specify and install a layer of protection under concrete slabs to mitigate moisture issues  

Quality Matters

Mind the Gap—for Expansion, That Is

The expansion gap between dissimilar materials is a critical detail to prevent costly callbacks and warranty headaches 

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

Quality Matters

Avoid Water Intrusion and Leaks: Penetration Flashing Done Right

Flashing vents and pipes that penetrate the building envelope is important but often overlooked or neglected. Here are solutions for doing them right

Quality Matters

Reducing Hot Water Wait Time

Homeowners routinely complain about how long it takes for hot water to reach the tap, but the solution is easier than you think

Quality Matters

How to Avoid Drywall Problems From Truss Uplift

Warranty service calls and related costs to fix drywall cracks and nail pops are easily avoided by getting a few simple details right when installing trusses

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