Codes and Standards

How a Fire 350 Years Ago Still Influences Construction Today
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How a Fire 350 Years Ago Still Influences Construction Today

The Great Fire of London started the use of building codes Read more

Want a Tiny Home? Better Read Up on the Regs First
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Want a Tiny Home? Better Read Up on the Regs First

Local rules could leave your home out in left field, so to speak Read more

NAHB Chairman: Overregulation Is Preventing a Full Recovery for Housing
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NAHB Chairman: Overregulation Is Preventing a Full Recovery for Housing

Government regulations account for 24.3% of the final price of a new single-family... Read more

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ICC Tentatively Disapproves Controversial Proposal Barring Use of Fire-Retardant Wood in Certain Structures

NAHB, American Wood Council among groups that cried out against the idea Read more

OSHA's Coming Distractions
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OSHA's Coming Distractions

The agency's 2016 agenda has items that will directly hit remodelers. First up:... Read more

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Labor Pains Labor Pains

The rules for managing your employees might be getting a lot more complicated Read more

Blackbird House
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Blackbird House

Will Bruder Architects Read more

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OSHA Increases Protections for Workers in Confined Spaces

New final rule will offer more protections for workers in small areas such as manholes. Read more

New Products by the Numbers
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New Products by the Numbers

A quick look at how products are changing the remodeling industry Read more

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Does the Avalon Fire Merit a Crackdown on Wood-Framed Multifamily Construction?

JLC examines the issue Read more

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