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How Timber Housing Can Meet Housing Demand and Occupant Needs

How Timber Housing Can Meet Housing Demand and Occupant Needs

If the housing supply is to meet demand, the construction industry will need to innovate how it can deliver high-quality multifamily buildings more efficiently. Mass timber promises such a disruption.

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Getting Started with New Building Concepts at IBS

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Getting Started with New Building Concepts at IBS

Have you considered experimenting with a new building style? Wanted to add new skills to your repertoire? The Centrals and communities at the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) offer a great opportunity to learn more about various segments of the building industry firsthand from subject-matter experts.

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Building Systems Week Celebrates Members’ Innovation and Leadership

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Building Systems Week Celebrates Members’ Innovation and Leadership

This weeklong celebration is focused on expanding builders’ awareness of the many advantages to using building systems, while showcasing Building Systems Councils members’ success in this fast-paced, high-growth marketplace.

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Register Today for the 2019 Building Systems Housing Summit

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Register Today for the 2019 Building Systems Housing Summit

Registration is now open for the 2019 Building Systems Housing Summit. Join builders, manufacturers and suppliers, as well as those interested in learning more about systems-built homes, on Oct. 6-8 in Pittsburgh for the industry’s premier conference dedicated to off-site construction.

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How Modular Construction Can Benefit Multifamily Developments

Filed in Education, Multifamily by on March 25, 2019 0 Comments
How Modular Construction Can Benefit Multifamily Developments

Modular construction is a hot topic within the construction industry as a potential solution to labor shortages and rising costs — and, subsequently, housing affordability — because of the speed and efficiency with which these structures can be built. Multifamily developers interested in learning how to adopt this practice in their businesses can learn more from an experienced multifamily builder member in a March 27 webinar.

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Reducing Lumber Waste While Delivering on Time and on Budget

Filed in Technology by on August 29, 2018 0 Comments
Reducing Lumber Waste While Delivering on Time and on Budget

Orlando-based Raney Construction survived the 2008 financial crisis by manufacturing its own building components and creating a “vertically-integrated total solution” which this year alone will help build 3,500 homes.

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Register Now for the Building Systems Housing Summit Sept. 30-Oct. 2

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Register Now for the Building Systems Housing Summit Sept. 30-Oct. 2

Leaders of the systems-built housing industry are gathering in Knoxville, Tenn., this fall for the Building Systems Housing Summit. The only national conference for the entire offsite construction community, the summit caters to builders, manufacturers and suppliers of modular, panelized, concrete, log and timber frame homes. It takes place Sept. 30-Oct. 2, at the Hilton […]

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Robots: An Answer to Labor Shortages, High Lumber Prices?

Filed in Technology by on June 13, 2018 0 Comments
Robots: An Answer to Labor Shortages, High Lumber Prices?

Home construction has long been on the vanguard of industrial innovation. With the current economic climate dictating a rapid shift in business fundamentals of labor and materials, expect to see big changes in the industry in the near future.

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