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Review Your Job Site Safety Plan During Safe + Sound Week

Filed in Safety by on August 12, 2020 0 Comments
Review Your Job Site Safety Plan During Safe + Sound Week

Aug. 10-16 is OSHA’s Safe + Sound Week, a nationwide event held each year that recognizes the successes of workplace health and safety programs and offers information and ideas on how to keep America’s workers safe.

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House Plan Designs that Can Save You Thousands

Filed in Business Management, Design, Education by on August 11, 2020 0 Comments
House Plan Designs that Can Save You Thousands

Through the power of smart, economical house plans, discover how design can unlock functionality and provide home buyers with contemporary money-saving features at a price that is well within most budgets.

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Achieving Housing Resilience Through Retrofits

Achieving Housing Resilience Through Retrofits

NAHB’s Construction Technology Research Subcommittee worked with Home Innovation Research Labs to develop a series of two-page guidelines illustrating techniques for retrofitting existing homes to improve their performance against natural hazards.

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HBAs and Members Find Success with Virtual Education Courses

Filed in Disaster Response, Education, Membership by on August 5, 2020 0 Comments
HBAs and Members Find Success with Virtual Education Courses

NAHB Education has adapted quickly to the shifting learning landscape and began offering its intensive, full-day designation courses — such as those for the Certified Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS) professional designation — on a virtual platform.

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Protect Yourself and Workers from Heat Stress

Filed in Safety by on July 30, 2020 0 Comments
Protect Yourself and Workers from Heat Stress

Construction workers are particularly susceptible to heat exposure due to long hours outside or working in rooms without climate control.

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Learn the New Rules of Managing the Customer Buying Experience

Filed in Education by on July 27, 2020 0 Comments
Learn the New Rules of Managing the Customer Buying Experience

In NAHB’s webinar on Wednesday, July 29, participants will explore the biggest home buyer pain points and how builders can provide “wow” moments to ensure high levels of customer satisfaction and the end-to-end experience buyers want.

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Learn How to Build a Successful Digital Marketing Program

Filed in Business Management, Education by on July 17, 2020 1 Comment
Learn How to Build a Successful Digital Marketing Program

During NAHB’s webinar scheduled for Wednesday, July 22, learn how to build a successful digital marketing engine that converts online leads and boosts sales even in the most unpredictable markets.

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HBA Wins Injunction on Impact Fees with Help from NAHB Legal Action Fund

Filed in Codes and Standards, Legal by on July 13, 2020 0 Comments
HBA Wins Injunction on Impact Fees with Help from NAHB Legal Action Fund

Before the ink could dry on their Legal Action Fund Grant approval, the HBA of West Florida claimed a victory in Florida State Court, winning an injunction to temporarily stop a county from collecting educational impact fees imposed on new home building.

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Join NAHB for Webinar Wednesdays in July

Filed in Business Management, Design, Education by on July 10, 2020 1 Comment
Join NAHB for Webinar Wednesdays in July

NAHB Education is offering a variety of dynamic webinars for housing industry professionals every Wednesday in July.

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An Open Letter on Coronavirus Safety from NAHB Chairman to Residential Construction Workers

Filed in Disaster Response, Safety by on July 9, 2020 0 Comments
An Open Letter on Coronavirus Safety from NAHB Chairman to Residential Construction Workers

NAHB Chairman Chuck Fowke today sent an open letter to the nation’s residential construction workers imploring them to continue following guidance to prevent the transmission of coronavirus in the face of rising cases nationwide

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