Find More About Building Systems on NAHB Web Site
NAHB's Building Systems Councils (BSC) has revamped its Web pages on the NAHB Web site so that information about the four system types — concrete, modular, log homes and panelized — as well as the BSC's six sub-councils, can now be found at one, convenient Web location — www.nahb.org/buildingsystems.
System Type Home Pages
In addition, each system type/council has its own Web pages, complete with information about the construction type, helpful links, member directories and membership information. Visit each at the following links:
Every Council Member Is Listed
Every BSC member company is now listed online. Consumers, builders and others seeking information about member companies in their area can find member company contact information at www.nahb.org/BSCMember.
Content and Information for Members Only
The new Web pages also include information exclusive to members of the Building Systems Councils. This includes meeting minutes, committee information, economic and other data.
‘Concrete Systems for Homes and Low-Rise Construction’ Available at BuilderBooks.com
“Concrete Systems for Homes and Low-Rise Construction,” available through BuilderBooks.com, teaches you how to understand both new and established concrete products, evaluate whether they are appropriate for particular low-rise buildings and manage projects utilizing them. To view or purchase this publication online, click here, or call 800-223-2665.
Log Homes Council President’s Tour Set for March 19-22
Go behind the scenes of the growing log homes industry at the Log Homes Council President’s Tour, March 19-22, 2006, in Harrisburg, Pa. President’s Tour attendees get access to some of the country’s premier log home manufacturing facilities and suppliers, learn from industry veterans and meet log home colleagues from across the country to discuss trends, designs and industry news. For more information and to register, click here.
Plan to Attend the Concrete Tour and Conference June 11-13Join NAHB’s Concrete Home Building Council on a two-day bus tour, June 11-13 in Phoenix of several cement and concrete production facilities to learn and experience first-hand the technologies and considerations going into this fast-growing market segment — from swimming pools and homescaping products to concrete exterior walls and more. This is your chance to capitalize on the rising popularity of residential concrete construction. For more information, click here.