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  • Q&A: Must Firewall Start in Crawlspace?

    Q: In a wood-framed townhouse with a crawlspace, does the separating firewall start from the footing and go all the way to the underside of the roof, or can it start at the main floor and go to the roof, leaving a continuous open crawlspace under adjoining units?

  • By Design: Backfitting Good Design

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  • Foundation Drainage

    A concrete contractor and consultant explains how proper finish grading and footing drain details keep surface runoff and underground water away from the foundation.

  • By Design: A Cookbook of Exterior Details

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  • Strictly Business: Forecasting Cash Flow

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  • Notebook

    Watershed defects lawsuit hits California courts, fastest house ever built, vinyl siding overtakes wood, foam form research underway

  • Year-End Tax Tips

    Tax time is just around the corner. These reminders from a construction CPA will help you organize your year-end paperwork so you’re not caught off guard when April 15th rolls around.

  • Letters

    Concerns on the new building code, reader questions quick foundation repair, architects & advertisers