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  • Undocumented Workers Ruled Eligible For Workers Comp Benefits In Iowa

    Illegal immigrants injured on the job qualify for workers comp, the Iowa Supreme Court has ruled.

  • Undocumented Workers Ruled Eligible For Workers Comp Benefits In Iowa

    Illegal immigrants injured on the job qualify for workers comp, the Iowa Supreme Court has ruled.

  • Iowa Announces Housing Grants

    Six affordable housing initiatives in Iowa will share in $2.2 million, announced Gov. Chet Culver.

  • Letters To The Editor

    Painting popcorn ceilings, repairing a stone foundation, garage floor finishes, cracked manufactured stone

  • Letters

    Water heater abuse, architectural abbreviations, collapsed glazing, bid language, artesian well valve, asphalt shingle quality

  • Letters

    Cutting trusses, frost-protected posts, ERVs vs. HRVs, foil-faced foam, more

  • Retrofitting a Skylight in a Truss Roof

    An Iowa remodeler tells how he was able to retrofit a skylight into an existing truss roof by redistributing the roof loads.

  • Products

    Cheap live-current tester; underground electrical splice kit; new compact whole-house AC; ICF bolt holder; squeak-free floor fastener; ridge-vent installs with nailgun; undercabinet halogen lights; fancier thermostats

  • Letters

    More on unvented crawlspaces, January cover questioned, rules of thumb for flue sizing

  • Toolbox: Angle Finder for Crown Molding

    Angle finder for crown molding