With people spending more time at home, this issue has become a hot topic in the industry. H&S has a plan that includes alternates and allowances intended to eliminate one potential cause of these humps! read more
Last month a number of Harris & Sloan-ers participated in and volunteered at the Cycling for a Better Tomorrow event put on the Building Industry Association (BIA). The ride was a fundraiser for HomeAid Sacramento. HomeAid is a non-profit that builds and remodels homes for homeless families and individuals... read more
Energy Consulting is now more intertwined with construction strategy than ever before. As the energy requirements become more efficient compliance measures must be carefully coordinated early on in the design process. Shawn Mayer and Abe Cubano discuss Harris & Sloan’s wholistic approach to energy consulting, and the benefits they provide to their clients.
High Performance Attics (HPAs) are currently specified for almost every new home in climate zones 11-13 because they achieve the highest compliance gains per dollar spent. As with any new construction practice, HPAs come with some previously unsolved challenges... read more
Harris & Sloan's field team is hard at work, supporting construction progress throughout California. In addition to their normal site work, the team is picking up extra observations in jurisdictions that have halted or limited on-site inspections. read more