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New Categories for NAHB Global Innovation Awards Program

Filed in Awards, IBS, Membership by on July 22, 2021 0 Comments
New Categories for NAHB Global Innovation Awards Program

The NAHB Global Innovation Awards program has updated and expanded, adding new categories in order to recognize more of the most cutting-edge, advanced and original products, services, homes, communities and champions of home building from around the world.

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New Resources Explore How to Change Company Culture on Mental Health

Filed in Membership, Safety by on July 20, 2021 1 Comment
New Resources Explore How to Change Company Culture on Mental Health

Two new resources published as a part of NAHB’s mental health and wellbeing initiative look at how organizations can change to tackle mental health issues.

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Join NAHB this Summer for Webinars on Wednesdays

Join NAHB this Summer for Webinars on Wednesdays

NAHB Education hosts webinars on Wednesdays for members covering a wide range of important issues. This summer, hot topics like the labor shortage in construction, high-performance remodeling and much more will be covered.

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What’s Under the House: Fill Dirt and Moisture Issues

Filed in Legal by on July 14, 2021 2 Comments
What’s Under the House: Fill Dirt and Moisture Issues

Two new construction liability resources explore what’s under a new home: Fill dirt that often causes issues and water seepage into basements.

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Learn About Land Development and Financial Management in July Live Online Courses

Learn About Land Development and Financial Management in July Live Online Courses

NAHB Education is offering several live online courses throughout July to help you become a successful developer and boost your profits. These interactive live online courses are taught on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1-4 p.m. ET, by top industry experts. Participants will receive NAHB Continuing Education Credits for the following designations: CAPS, CGA, CGB, CGR, GMB, […]

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NAHB Publishes 2021 IECC Residential Code Adoption Kit

Filed in Codes and Standards by on July 7, 2021 0 Comments
NAHB Publishes 2021 IECC Residential Code Adoption Kit

The purpose of the kit is to inform jurisdictions on adoption of the 2021 IECC, which contains many detrimental changes after a fraught development process.

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HBA of Georgia Secures Emergency Relief from 2020 Electrical Code

Filed in Codes and Standards by on July 1, 2021 0 Comments
HBA of Georgia Secures Emergency Relief from 2020 Electrical Code

Another state has taken emergency action on the 2020 National Electrical Code over issues with HVAC units and required GFCI breakers.

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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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