Concrete Homes: Concrete Home Building Coalition

Building concrete homes can offer solid, disaster-resistant construction, greater comfort and security, lower energy bills, lower maintenance, as well as a home that’s healthier to live in and easier on the environment. Learn more about the various cement-based systems available and the numerous benefits of being involved in NAHB’s Concrete Home Building Coalition.

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Attend the Building Systems Councils Mega-Tour and see the smartest advances in facility operations, efficiencies and practices from the inside out.
4/27/2014
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The "origami-loft" -- a concrete home -- shows off the possibilities of residential concrete construction.
4/1/2014
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Round concrete masonry home built in six weeks garners attention for its unique building process and style.
3/27/2014
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Newly designed concrete homes being built to withstand extreme weather conditions.
1/2/2014
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Six state-of-the-art systems are available to builders who use concrete masonry, a common material choice for foundation wall construction, to help prevent water from penetrating basement walls. Building codes typically require that basement walls are waterproofed where hydrostatic pressure exists …
8/6/2013
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Thanks for joining the Building Systems Councils as we celebrated the first annual Building Systems Week (Aug. 4-10, 2013). Though the "event" is over, the benefits of building systems remain the same. Some of these include: Quality Control: Buil
7/18/2013
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The Building Systems Councils and the Structural Building Components Association join forces with Operation Finally Home to construct a systems-built home for a deserving Army veteran.
6/21/2013
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Members of the Building Systems Councils and Operation Finally Home recap their experience designing and constructing a systems-built home near Camp LeJeune for wounded Marine Vincent Gizzarelli and his family.
6/29/2012
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This article provides detailed information about concrete building systems.
4/23/2012
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At a time when home buyers are hard to come by, severely injured veterans returning from the Middle East are finding it even more difficult to find homes that fit their special needs. But despite the housing industry's problems, it is rising to the occasion. The members of the Building Systems …
4/3/2012
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Concrete has been an essential home building material for the past century. Learn more about the benefits of this popular material.
10/12/2011
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The Building Systems Councils and Operation Finally Home join forces to construct a systems-built home for a deserving wounded Marine.
4/7/2011
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This isn't your grandfather's concrete. Today, concrete can be used in nearly all facets of a home. Concrete's growing popularity for its various benefits can help set a builder apart in a market. Watch this video to learn more about the various types of residential concrete construction …
4/5/2011
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The Building Systems Councils and its members have a wealth of information about concrete, log, modular and panelized homes. Preview the individual brochures here.
4/5/2011
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7/20/2009
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The Systems-Built Advantage is the monthly e-newsletter of the Building Systems Councils of NAHB.
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Having your new home built, piece by piece, on your land is the traditional method of construction. For centuries, craftsman constructed homes this way, stick-by-stick, dealing with rain or snow, unreliable subcontractors, and other obstacles that prevent a home from becoming …
10/21/2008
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