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Are you passionate about residential construction? About building high-quality, affordable homes? Have you been building, renovating, or designing single-family homes or apartment buildings for at least a few years? Looking to improve construction methods or develop innovative materials and systems to advance home performance, add value, and save cost?

We want to hear from YOU! Using this portal, let us know the challenges you or your peers are facing with building better homes today. Share your ideas that require knowledge and decision-making resources to make them a reality.

Your feedback will form the basis for a Residential Construction Industry Research Agenda (#Home2020) that will help guide federal and industry efforts in developing resources and tools builders need to produce a competitive home product for today’s market. This opportunities assessment is focused on the performance of building materials, systems, assemblies, and ultimately the entire building.

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