New Home Sprinkler Mandate Update

On July 28, 2014 Minnesota lawmakers passed requirements for fire sprinklers to be included in the construction of all new homes larger than 4,500 square feet, including unfinished basements. The effective date for this change will be January 24, 2015. Breaking News 12-29-2015 Dear BATC Member,  (Builders Association of the Twin Cities) This morning we […]

Land of 10,001 Lakes

Okay, so you weren’t thinking that the Land of 10,000 Lakes included one in your basement. But lo-and-behold, when you walk down your stairs, you find all your precious belongings floating around the room. I know it’s of no consolation, but you’re not the only one sporting an unwanted indoor water park. Here are some […]