A Peek Inside a Cabinet Factory
Hidden inside Wood-Mode’s one million square feet of factory space is a smaller...
Ford Has Built 33M F-Series Pickups Since 1948
Wanna see the very first model? You know you do.
US Mega-Builders Hold Mineral Rights Under New Homes
A Reuters special report says production builders in dozens of states are “hoarding” the rights to oil, gas, and other mineral resources in the ground under the new homes they sell — often without the knowledge of home buyers.
Are Lawyers Crushing The Condo Market In Denver?
Big builders and developers are bowing out of the condo business in Denver, Colorado. Is it because of the out-of-control construction defect lawsuits?
Home Price Rises Moderate
The housing market still has momentum, according to the latest numbers. But the price rises appear to be slowing.
Editor's Note: Our New Look
If you're a longtime reader of Tools of the Trade, you have probably noticed some...
An Introduction is in Order
My name is David Frane and I am the new editor of TOOLS OF THE TRADE. This is a...
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