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Deck Maintenance Programs

After installing a tropical hardwood deck, a savvy deckbuilder should make... More

End of the Road for Perennial Wood?

After a promising beginning, Eastman Chemical decides to drop their Perennial Wood acetylated wood decking and porch flooring business More

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New Joists for an Old Floor

The best remedy for a sagging out-of-level floor is putting in new LVL joists and... More

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Pros Benefit from Building Science Discussion Group

Tips for creating a community for learning, networking, and sharing with construction peers. More

PVC and Capstocks Compete With Composites

PVC and capstocks popular; breathing room for OSHA fall-protection regs; more More

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In the News

Unions sue feds over safety gear; Lennar demands givebacks; energy efficiency... More

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Efficiency Dos and Don'ts From an Energy Nerd

With high fuel prices here to stay, now is the time to get it right. More

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In the News

Kickback settlement; sidewinder recall; boom-market report; CO-leak investigation More

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In the News: China's heavy buy orders have left U.S. ready-mix plants waiting for their ships to come in

Cement shortage, creating a wetland, health concern about old plaster, workers comp reform in California, lightning- resistant flexible gas line More

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