National issues

What’s the deal with WOTUS?

As a home building professional, you’ve probably heard a lot lately about WOTUS – Waters of the United States. If you’re curious how this might affect you, read on below. What is WOTUS? The Clean Water Act makes it unlawful for a person to add pollutants to a “water of the United States” (WOTUS) without…

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Opioids in the Home Building Industry

An overview of the opioid crisis Opioid addiction is our nation’s leading public health crisis, and it affects people across all socioeconomic classes, races, genders and jobs. The home building industry is no exception. More than 700,000 people died as a result of a drug overdose between 1999 and 2017. Around 68% of the more…

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