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Another Issue with the 2020 Electrical Code: Ranges Tripping on GFCIs

Filed in Codes and Standards by on June 17, 2021 0 Comments
Another Issue with the 2020 Electrical Code: Ranges Tripping on GFCIs

GFCI requirements in the 2020 National Electrical Code (NEC) are causing more tripping issues, this time with electric ranges.

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Use This NAHB Resource to Help Select New Home Building Materials

Filed in Business Management, Material Costs by on June 15, 2021 0 Comments
Use This NAHB Resource to Help Select New Home Building Materials

NAHB has developed a guide to help builders gather information from manufacturers and distributors when considering new home building materials.

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The Online Sales Counselor: Your Greatest Asset in 2021 and Beyond

Filed in Business Management, Education by on June 14, 2021 0 Comments
The Online Sales Counselor: Your Greatest Asset in 2021 and Beyond

In this rapidly-changing market, one thing is for sure — your customers are starting their home buying journeys online and they expect the experience to be amazing.

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Prevent Avoidable Accidents: Trench Safety Stand Down June 14-18

Filed in Safety by on June 11, 2021 0 Comments
Prevent Avoidable Accidents: Trench Safety Stand Down June 14-18

The National Utility Contractors Association is organizing the annual Trench Safety Stand Down the week of June 14 to discuss trench and excavation hazards.

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NAHB Applauds Exclusion of Construction from OSHA’s COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard

Filed in Disaster Response, Safety by on June 11, 2021 0 Comments
NAHB Applauds Exclusion of Construction from OSHA’s COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard

OSHA issued an emergency temporary standard with requirements for employers to protect workers from COVID-19. The new standard does not apply to construction.

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Mental Health Action Day Reveals Huge Demand for Resources

Filed in Advocacy, Safety by on June 10, 2021 0 Comments
Mental Health Action Day Reveals Huge Demand for Resources

NAHB proudly participated in the first Mental Health Action Day to turn mental health awareness into action. The response revealed demand for member resources.

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Learn Proper Project Management to Build on Time and on Budget

Filed in Business Management, Education by on June 9, 2021 0 Comments
Learn Proper Project Management to Build on Time and on Budget

Proper project management keeps home builders on time and on budget. Develop these skills in NAHB’s live online course, Project Management.

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June Live Online Courses Focus on Business Management for Builders

Filed in Business Management, Education by on June 4, 2021 0 Comments
June Live Online Courses Focus on Business Management for Builders

NAHB Education is offering several live online courses in June to help you learn the strategies and critical skills to grow your business.

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What Home Builders Need to Know About Vaccinations and Returning to Work

Filed in Disaster Response, Safety by on May 27, 2021 1 Comment
What Home Builders Need to Know About Vaccinations and Returning to Work

Getting COVID vaccinations to the entire world’s population is one of the largest projects in human history. With such a momentous undertaking, there is uncertainty as new guidance is issued.

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Emerging Remodeling Project and Product Trends for 2021

Filed in Education, Remodeling by on May 21, 2021 0 Comments
Emerging Remodeling Project and Product Trends for 2021

Join a panel of pro remodelers as they explore emerging remodeling project and product trends and discuss how they are dealing with soaring material prices.

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