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Updated Deck Connection and Fastening Guide Now Available
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Updated Deck Connection and Fastening Guide Now Available

Simpson Strong-Tie's Deck Connection and Fastening Guide 2017 has been updated to... More

Analysis: New Canadian Softwood Tariffs May Have Limited Impact
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Analysis: New Canadian Softwood Tariffs May Have Limited Impact

As the White House's trade war with Canada heats up, American home buyers are... More

Tags: Lumber, Business
BendFest Comes to Boston
California Contractor Has License Revoked Over Fatal Berkeley Balcony Collapse
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California Contractor Has License Revoked Over Fatal Berkeley Balcony Collapse

The Pleasanton, Calif., firm that served as general contractor for the... More

Former Employee Resurrects OSHA Enforcement Briefings
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Former Employee Resurrects OSHA Enforcement Briefings

Obama-era Deputy Assistant Secretary of OSHA claims department is “under attack" More

18 Injured in Two Deck Collapses
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18 Injured in Two Deck Collapses

Six people were injured when a second-story deck collapsed in Surgoinsville, Tenn.... More

Outdoor Trends to Avoid
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Outdoor Trends to Avoid

Not everyone loves water features, warns Jennifer Geddes of Realtor.com. Among the... More

Deck Fire Pit Blaze Damages Illinois Business
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Deck Fire Pit Blaze Damages Illinois Business

Wind-blown embers from an improperly extinguished fire pit located on an... More

Tags: Safety, Fireplaces
Tales From the Trenches
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Tales From the Trenches

Everyone working in the trades eventually suffers at least a minor injury. What's... More

Tags: Safety, Workforce
Fire Pits and Shade Structures Are Trending, Says Houzz
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