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Inside LP's Blueprint To Leverage Innovation, Partners For Solutions

Leadership 11.16.21

Inside LP's Blueprint To Leverage Innovation, Partners For Solutions

A cultural pivot -- from building materials and products manufacturer to customer-focused technology-powered solutions platform -- points to a win-win transformation.

Structural Demand: Remodelers Reckon With Aging Home Stock

Technology 06.07.21

Structural Demand: Remodelers Reckon With Aging Home Stock

Long-in-the-tooth American home stock suggests demand could fuel markets, and spawn pivot to quality and durability.

The Framewalk Reimagined: Learning To Live In Covid Time

Leadership 05.04.21

The Framewalk Reimagined: Learning To Live In Covid Time

The adrenaline blast a homebuyer may experience walking through a fit-and-finished home is akin to that thrill builders feel as they walk through a rough-framed and roofed enclosure. Here's a framewalk, unplugged.

3D Home Printing For Skeptics: Harbinger Or Fringe Phenom?

Technology 04.07.21

3D Home Printing For Skeptics: Harbinger Or Fringe Phenom?

ICON and Mighty Buildings are rising stars in 3D-printed home tech. Here's what they may mean for the future of climate- and labor-challenged home construction.