High winds bring down a building at The Exchange at Brier Creek on Saturday.Read More »
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Plane crash finally shows safety advantage in lightweight construction. But collapse video at fire tells the real story.
This is not what the Jetsons promised.Read More »
Where's the outrage? Oh, that's right this is the price of freedom. Stupid Dave gets riled over early video of another conflagration & forgets it's the American way.
God bless America and the homebuilders who are fighting each day to keep us free.Read More »
Fire was a year ago in large home on Soper Road in Calvert County.Read More »
Pre-arrival video: Two homes burning in Loudoun County, Virginia. The joy of owning a home that is built to burn. Just plain stupid.
Dave gets outraged by scenes that happen every day somewhere in this country among the tinderbox McMansions of suburbia. Just business as usual.Read More »
UPDATED – Video: Nine firefighters hurt in Huntingtown, Maryland house fire. Two flown from Calvert County to DC burn unit.
Three alarms sounded in a fire in a large home on Soper Road.Read More »
More on home separation, lightweight construction & sprinklers. Watch 2004 NIST test & hear the views of a VA fire chief.
Video clearly shows the impact of providing a fire barrier in an outside wall assembly.Read More »
UPDATED: Arrival photos & More raw video from Manassas, Virginia fire. Three homes destroyed. Eight others damaged.
Video from neighbors and chopper.Read More »
Lots of stuff in Wednesday's Quick Takes: A wrong turn by a firehouse visitor sparks a probe about a sleepover; Police & fire chief both call it quits rather than face cuts; DC again looking for a medical director; Baltimore mayor guilty on one count; Three detached homes burn in Indiana; Misuse of money claims in suspension of Kentucky fire chief.Read More »