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Contractor Facing Jail Time For Katrina Ripoff

An unlicensed contractor could get years in jail after a jury convicted him of swindling elderly homeowners in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. More

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Louisiana Builders Talk Back To Insurance Industry Critics

The insurance industry’s Institute for Building and Home Safety says Louisiana has weakened its building standards, but the state’s HBA has a different take. More

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Sealed crawlspace testing sheds new light on energy performance ; Advanta shuts... More

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Q&A: Is Treated Wood Weaker?

Q: Is treated southern pine as strong as untreated southern pine? Can I use joist tables for untreated southern pine lumber to size treated joists? More

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Keeping up with OSHA regs, blood lead levels clarified, nail strength, OSB More

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Keeping the "Natural Look" on Wood Siding

Can your natural wood siding stay forever young? An exterior finish contractor tells how you can come close. More

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