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The Invisible Magic

When we think of all the wonders of technology in the modern world, we normally reflect on the ones we can see and touch in our daily lives: smartphones, DVRs, and the like...

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Get Social About Building

Click to view full image. Construction Marketing Association statistics from Social Media in Construction Survey used with permission....

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Shrinkage: Less is More

EW: Why do you recommend woodframing in 4–5–story construction? CN: Wood is readily available, and it has considerable strength and durability...

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High and Dry

In the wake of recent tropical storms such as Hurricane Sandy, city, state and federal agencies are taking a closer look at flood-elevation requirements in coastal zones...

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Builder News and Trends

New Wall Bracing Method from APA APA – The Engineered Wood Association has published a new system report detailing a simplified wall bracing method that uses c...

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Siding Gets Smart

Over the next several years, above-average gains are expected in the siding market, according to a report from Freedonia, a Cleveland-based market research group...

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In This Issue

With 2012 behind us, the new year is shaping up to be one of growth and steady revival for the building industry. And that’s something we can all cheer about...

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