Industry News

NAHB Chairman issued the following statement regarding President Obama's address to the nation.

The Federal Reserve's Beige Book commentary reveals the group's read on economic trends, which have lost their head of steam.

Builders must take whatever steps are needed to be in compliance with OSHA’s Subpart M-Fall Protection beginning on Sept. 16.

Economic activity continued to expand at a modest pace; Multifamily improved; Total Revenue of Architectural and related services firms increased.

Unlike previous housing start cycles, the correction after the housing "bubble" from 2003 to 2006 was NOT caused by tight monetary policy or high interest rates. All of the previous housing cycles were driven by monetary policy actions.

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) issued the most comprehensive look yet at the built environment’s role in economic recovery, highlighting six specific policy steps that will generate jobs and help grow the American economy.

Vert House’s inverted truss roof brings volume and light to an otherwise small house. Inverting the roof truss was the ’aha’ moment for us," said lead designer Yonatan Pressman

Kott, owner of Magnolia-based Structural Wood Components, supplies many local builders with heavy timber trusses used in custom home and commercial construction.

It’s official: Menards will open a new store in Miami Township, Ohio, after demolishing a shopping center it purchased on Aug. 24 for $5.36 million.