From What We Gather: March 27 - 31, 2017
On JLC's news radar this week: Texas houses twerked by thunderstorm winds;...
Avoiding the Most Common Construction Defects
Here’s what to look for and how to prevent problems
Pending Limits on the Length of Flex Duct
Allison Bailes reports that the Uniform Mechanical Code has proposed some serious...
What the code requires for windows in a basement.
Young New Yorkers Squeeze Into Modified Spaces
Fitting four roommates into a one-bedroom apartment takes ingenuity—and motivation.
A Practical Guide to Building in Seismic Zones
Steel and framing hardware requirements demand a whole new approach to foundation...
Outer Banks Grapples With Mega-House Rule Dilemma
Policymakers are struggling to craft rules for huge rental properties on the beach