What the Construction Industry Can Learn from California Wildfires
What the Construction Industry Can Learn from California Wildfires

The merciless destruction caused by the California wildfires is an opportunity for the construction industry to revisit building codes and requirements for more fire resistant construction, especially in the wildland urban areas. Many of these areas don’t have a professional fire department nearby, so the delay in getting fire support can be disastrous.  By making homes better able to withstand…

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Inclusion in the Construction Industry is the Smart Way Forward
Inclusion in the Construction Industry is the Smart Way Forward

It’s no secret that the building boom is alive and well, even if it has slowed slightly in the last few months. What’s coming to light amidst all the bustle is how money is being invested in construction. Is it being shared equitably, reaching lower income areas that need revitalization? Is diversity and inclusion being consciously considered by the developers?…

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