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Collapsed condo tower in Florida bypassed local building codes to add penthouse

https://naturalnews.com/2021-07-05-collapsed-condo-penthouse-building-codes.html

Collapsed condo tower in Florida bypassed local building codes to add penthouse Monday, July 05, 2021 by: Nolan Barton architectural firm , building codes , Champlain Towers , Collapse , condo association , construction standards , disaster , drainage , engineering firm , faulty sewers , infrastructure , legal misconduct , moratorium , penthouse , pool deck , structural damage , structural engineering , Tax Evasion Bypass censorship by sharing this link: https://www....

Why do Californians keep building their homes in fire zones prone to catastrophe? It all comes down to bad government policy

https://naturalnews.com/2018-12-11-californians-building-homes-in-fire-zones-bad-government-policy.html

The WSJ reported: Lax building codes are at the base of the problem. Even in California, which has some of the toughest such rules in the country, they often aren’t adequate or adequately enforced. ... Of course, any steps that the state may now take to enforce building codes properly and to stop looking the other way while people move into dangerous areas will be too little – and too late – for the thousands of people who have already lost their homes and loved ...

Building biology: Could your home or office be making you sick?

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Building biology: Could your home or office be making you sick? Thursday, March 09, 2006 by: Dani Veracity building biology , home safety , toxic chemicals - https://www.naturalnews.com/019199_building_biology_home_safety.html Tweet View this article in a printer friendly layout - Have you ever heard of building biology? ... Moreover, we can prevent them by looking at home and work environments from a holistic perspective - in other words, by incorporating building ...

Could this organic molecule be the building block of all life?

https://naturalnews.com/2019-04-13-could-this-organic-molecule-be-the-building-block-of-all-life.html

Glycolonitrile happens to be one of the important ingredients that can be synthesized into adenine, which is a building block for making DNA and RNA macromolecules. DNA stores the genetic data of a living organism, while RNA codes, decodes, regulates, and expresses those genes during various biological functions. "...

California wildfires were caused by irresponsible development more than weather, according to expert

https://naturalnews.com/2017-11-17-california-wildfires-were-caused-by-irresponsible-development-more-than-weather-according-to-expert.html

Therefore, the building codes were relatively relaxed and did not have fire safety provisions. ... Sources include: DailyMail.co.uk LATimes.com Previous :Reverse 28 health conditions when you cut out GMOs — researchers tracked the health benefits Next : Marijuana farmers are destroying natural ecosystems as quest for profits outweighs “green” agricultural practices - More news on building codes Why do Californians keep building their homes in fire zones ...

U.S. college issues politically correct "speech codes" to students and faculty, demanding obedience to the authoritarian Left

https://naturalnews.com/2019-03-30-college-issues-speech-codes-to-students-and-faculty-authoritarian-left.html

“This project emerged out of a need to come to a common and shared understanding of language in order to foster opportunities for community building and effective communication within and across difference,” the booklet explains. ... Sources for this article include: TheCollegeFix.com NaturalNews.com Previous :Armed SWAT team violently storms family’s home, kidnaps three children for not being vaccinated Next : Cryptocurrencies “going to ZERO,” concludes Goldman Sachs report - More news ...

US cities banning natural gas connections to new buildings in an all-electric shift, increasing burdens on the power grid

https://naturalnews.com/2022-04-18-us-cities-banning-natural-gas-for-new-buildings.html

The California Energy Commission could pass a state-wide ban amid its update of state building codes. ... This ban focused on larger structure, with the city’s building code being updated to reflect the move. "...

Alternative energy sources to consider when SHTF

https://naturalnews.com/2018-11-28-alternative-energy-sources-when-shtf.html

Acquire the necessary building permits, especially if you’re planning on building a windmill. While you’re planning, double-check if your project is going to be up to code and consult the following: - Community and residential codes - Inspectors - Local building codes Use this information to plan for the inevitable and decide which alternative energy source can meet your needs when SHTF. "...

Prepper friendly states: Is going off the grid legal where you live?

https://naturalnews.com/2019-11-04-is-going-off-grid-legal-where-you-live.html

U.S. building codes often require that flush toilets be connected to a septic or sewage system approved by the government. ... Building such an infrastructure requires you to check with local officials first. "...

Is a megaquake about to hit the United States?

https://naturalnews.com/055360_earthquake_disaster_New_Madrid_fault.html

Due to a greater population and lack of earthquake building codes, a "big one" could cause more destruction than a major quake around the Cascadia and San Andreas fault combined. "...

Experts: The "big one" will affect even those not living in California

https://naturalnews.com/2018-06-26-experts-the-big-one-will-affect-even-those-not-living-in-california.html

She also points out that just because buildings meet the current building codes, that does not mean that they will be usable after a quake. She pointed to the 2011 earthquake aftermath in Christchurch, New Zealand, which has the same building code as California, as an example. "...

PREPARE TO FREEZE: Leftist legislators push bill to prohibit heating new and renovated homes with oil or gas

https://naturalnews.com/2022-03-24-leftist-bill-prohibits-heating-homes-oil-gas.html

The Connecticut Energy Marketers Association (CEMA) has come out in opposition to the bill, which would amend the state’s building codes and standards to: “… prohibit the use of any electric resistance or fossil fuel combustion system as the primary source of heating, ventilation, and air conditioning or water heating in new residential construction or in major alterations of residential buildings.” "...

Tips for conserving water on your homestead

https://naturalnews.com/2021-07-12-tips-for-conserving-water-on-your-homestead.html

Sources include: Hillsborough-Homestead.com CNET.com HomeGuides.SFGate.com HuffPost.com GardeningKnowHow.com HappyDIYHome.com USGS.gov Previous :Study: Supplementing with omega-3s found to promote brain health in patients with coronary heart disease - More news on disaster Survival essentials: 6 Things to include in a survival fire starter kit Tips for conserving water on your homestead Dramatic floods strike 27 provinces and territories across China, threaten Three Gorges Dam 12 Wild summer edibles ...

12 Tips for homesteading beginners who want to be more self-sufficient

https://naturalnews.com/2021-06-14-12-tips-homesteading-beginners-more-self-sufficient.html

You also need to read up on building codes and if your utility shed or chicken coop is adhering to their code. If there are codes, laws, or regulations in place, what do you need to do before you can start your projects? "...

Cancel culture insanity - Children's book society cancels its own "inclusion officer" over backlash about harmless post

https://naturalnews.com/2021-07-05-scbwi-cancels-inclusion-officer-over-harmless-post-backlash.html

Sources include: MSN.com NewsWeek.com Previous :Blast from the past: Renault unveils plan to make electric version of its iconic cars from the past Next : Collapsed condo tower in Florida bypassed local building codes to add penthouse - More news on anti-Israeli Cancel culture insanity – Children’s book society cancels its own “inclusion officer” over backlash about harmless post - Disqus Take Action: Support Natural News by linking to this article from your website Permalink to ...

A fault in the East Bay deemed more dangerous than San Andreas; geologists call it a "tectonic time bomb"

https://naturalnews.com/2018-05-23-east-bay-fault-deemed-more-dangerous-than-san-andreas-tectonic-time-bomb.html

The USGS report warned that a big earthquake in the East Bay would be too much for California’s minimum building codes. "...

California moves to ban sales of gas-powered cars by 2035

https://naturalnews.com/2020-10-09-california-bans-sales-of-gas-cars-2035.html

It will require increased infrastructure, incentives, fleet requirements, building codes and much more. "...

The wrong water heater temperature promotes bacteria growth: How to prevent Legionnaires' disease without scalding yourself

https://naturalnews.com/2020-03-19-water-heater-temperature-prevent-legionnaires-disease.html

The problem, however, is that some building codes do not allow plumbers to set water temperatures higher than 120 F at the taps, because scalding water at 140 F can deliver second-degree burns to human skin after only a few seconds of exposure. "...

Nanny state insanity: New Hampshire bill to CRIMINALIZE letting your own dog run around your back yard when the weather is cold... dogs LOVE that!

https://naturalnews.com/2020-02-01-nanny-state-insanity-new-hampshire-bill-to-criminalize-dog-back-yard.html

“No dog shall be left outside” As reported by the organization Sportsmen’s Alliance , HB 1389 would make it illegal to leave your dog outside for any period longer than 30 minutes, even in a fenced backyard, if the pet owner has not purchased a special dog house manufactured to meet strict state building codes. "...

Nanny state insanity: New Hampshire bill to CRIMINALIZE letting your own dog run around your back yard when the weather is cold... dogs LOVE that!

https://naturalnews.com/2020-01-16-new-hampshire-bill-criminalizes-letting-dogs-run-back-yard-in-cold-weather.html

“No dog shall be left outside” As reported by the organization Sportsmen’s Alliance , HB 1389 would make it illegal to leave your dog outside for any period longer than 30 minutes, even in a fenced backyard, if the pet owner has not purchased a special dog house manufactured to meet strict state building codes. "...