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  • Letter to the Editor

    The recent article “Weather-Resistant Technologies” (MHN Magazine, August 2013, page 22) contained inaccurate statements regarding wood construction and the Florida Building Code.

    National 09 October 2013 22:43
  • Wind Speeds Change, But Little Difference for Design

    A comparison of the wind maps for Florida between the new 2010 Florida Building Code (which became effective in March 2012) and the previous edition of the code shows an increase of 20 to 30 miles per hour for wind speeds along much of Florida’s coast.

    National 09 September 2013 22:40

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