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The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) has been working hard to change the model codes that control the structural, plumbing, and mechanical aspects of home buildings. They are confining their work to oneand two-family dwellings. It certainly is possible that the codes for these dwellings should be different than the codes for other structures. But this does not mean that these differences should reduce the quality of the work or equipment. Nor should they affect the health, safety, or life expectancy of the occupants. The changes NAHB recommends in the plumbing code have been adopted in the 1986 One- and Two-Family Dwelling Code written by the Council of American Building Officials (CABO). The CABO code is recognized by the three