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Habitat for Humanity builds its first 3D printed house in Tempe

Courtesy of PERI Habitat for Humanity Central Arizona is building its first 3D printed home in Tempe, Arizona. The one-story custom home, currently under construction on land owned by the city of Tempe, combines 3D printing and traditional construction to create a scalable, cost-effective solution to address the affordable housing …

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Two TIAs issued for NEC 2020 regarding GFCI protection

the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) recently released two Tentative Interim Amendments (TIA) to the 2020 edition of NFPA 70, National Electrical Code. Open for comment until July 19, TIA Log No. 1589 (which was submitted by Dan Buuck, National Association Home Builders, and Clayton Traylor, Leading Builders of America) …

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New home sales up 15% in May: HIA

New home sales surged in May despite the HomeBuilder program ending, while NSW posted the highest result in the past two months despite the program’s lower adoption, according to HIA. The Housing Industry Association (HIA) New home sales The May 2021 report found that new home sales jumped 15.2% in …

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