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NAHB Spearheads Coalition Effort on Lumber

Read original article here–IF6hF-pPUYgb_h2d2fKv1HhZrl8lWo902XNeJ33h7r0tYJD-7wncK4 In an effort led by NAHB, more than 35 organizations today sent a letter to Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo urging the secretary to turn her “immediate attention to an issue threatening the economic recovery and housing affordability: the price of lumber. We respectfully request that your office examine the lumber

Powerful Green Initiatives

Powerful Green Initiatives By Abigail Knopps Climate change is one of the most challenging issues we face today. From raging wildfires to food shortages – the effects can be felt throughout the world. We can no longer sit idly by as this crisis reaches its tipping point. We must engage with others and attempt to

Understanding Green Building Standards in New York

Understanding Green Building Standards in New York By Abigail Knopps As new environmental policies and sustainability standards for construction are implemented, it can be difficult to keep up with the seemingly ever-changing rules and regulations – even as sustainability efforts continue to grow within the industry. While some states may be more lenient when it

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Building With Grasscrete Written by Sarah Stukalin, AMAST Content Commonly referred to as void structure concrete, grasscrete is reinforced, ready mixed concrete with a defined pattern of voids achieved through a disposable form that allows water to pass through it. Grasscrete is made by pouring concrete over “formers,” a mold that leaves voids in the

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Building with Bamboo Written by Sarah Stukalin, AMAST Content With the increase of eco-friendly building materials, many builders are turning to bamboo. Bamboo offers many benefits that combat problems faced with typical building materials and is largely popular in the flooring and roofing industries. However, some contractors remain skeptical of all that bamboo offers a

Building with Straw Bales

Building with Straw Bales Written by Sarah Stukalin, AMAST Content While straw bales may initially appear to be impractical construction material, they are becoming more and more prominent in the industry. Builders have discovered that straw bales hold many benefits while remaining sustainable and environmentally friendly. Here are some of the benefits of building with

Decoding Carbon – Understanding Carbon over ...

Decoding carbon – Understanding Carbon over a building’s life cycle By Abigail Knopps Why is it important to understand the carbon footprint of buildings? The reduction of greenhouse gas emissions on a global scale is important to slow the effects of climate change. While greenhouse gases have kept the earth livable for both plants and

What do President-Elect Joe Biden’s Climate Plan...

What do President-Elect Joe Biden’s Climate Plans Mean? By Abigail Knopps President-Elect Joe Biden’s climate plans are ambitious and some might say revolutionary but what do they mean for the construction industry and how will the United States actually achieve the goals? Biden’s plan for “a clean energy revolution” will lead his actions over the

Understanding the Difference in Sustainability Met...

 “Understanding the difference in Sustainability Metrics” By Abigail Knopps and Christina Tsoucalas   As sustainability grows in popularity across the globe, various metrics have been created to assess and quantify the social, economic, and environmental impacts of new and existing products and buildings. The most common of these metrics – LEED – symbolizes sustainability

Mega-project The District gets back on track in do...

Mega-project The District gets back on track in downtown Jacksonville Find original article: “From a downtown perspective of what that development would mean, it’s a huge project. It’s going to be almost like building a little community within our downtown.” JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — After slogging through the COVID-19 pandemic, the outlook for downtown Jacksonville

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