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5 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com
When Mike Zock was involved in the Pittsburgh home-building industry in the early 2000s, he witnessed traditional sediment controls fail with each new rainfall.
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9 hrs ago | Daily Monitor
With a combination of ideas from magazines, hotels and other houses, the Porters built a two-bedroom grass-thatched house in 10 months, writes Joseline Adiru.
14 hrs ago | US News & World Report
A promising trend in home construction is the rising number of certified green and energy efficient homes.
Home-building rates will remain low over the next couple of years as the population expands slowly and it remains tough to get a mortgage, among other market challenges, according to a Monday research report by analysts at RBC Capital Markets.
Australia is enjoying a long-desired housing renaissance as a record amount of new building gets under way, and a shift in fashion toward high-rise living should lengthen its life span even if it tempers its immediate benefits.
Loveland Habitat for Humanity wants to build three homes for flood victims using state Habitat and local funds to help get them into decent, affordable housing.
The view from the cul-de-sac atop an Austin hill at the end of a quiet street provided little entertainment as the nights dragged on longer than a scratched cornea.
The housing industry has bounced back, but during the recession many construction workers became unemployed and found themselves other work.
The seminar is at 7 p.m. July 22 at 1325 White Bluffs St. in Richland in an Energy Star-rated, "Built Green" home in the Westcliffe development.
First, home production has been relatively slow, which should be expected following a long period of overbuilding.
Weeks ago, builder Josh Wojcik's crew was tearing the roof off a 1973 ranch house that they're converting into a high-efficiency home.
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U.S. home construction fell in June to the slowest pace in nine months, a setback to hopes that housing is regaining momentum and will boost economic growth this year.
Authorities say a northern New Jersey police officer has died after a tractor-trailer veered off the road and rear-ended his unmarked cruiser.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 11:59 pm
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