Why a Third-Party Structural Warranty Is a Smart Choice
Why a third-party structural warranty is a smart choice You have a responsibility to guarantee the quality of your work against structural defects. You also want to do everything you can to bolster and protect your reputation and bottom line. A third-party structural warranty from 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty (2-10 HBW)—the industry leader in structural […]
Catastrophic Structural Failures: Identifying and Avoiding
Catastrophic structural failures: identifying and avoiding Catastrophic structural failures are a home builder’s worst nightmare. But few builders expect these structural failures to happen to them. We queried the nation’s largest database of forensic structural claim investigations to show you three different case studies related to catastrophic structural failures. We’ll examine what went wrong, what […]
Home Offices Are Here to Stay—How Can Builders Capitalize?
Home offices are here to stay—How can builders capitalize? If 2020 has reminded us of anything, it’s that necessity is the mother of invention. Back during the housing crisis, fewer homeowners wanted or expected a home office. Now, with a historic share of people working from home, home offices (or more accurately, spaces dedicated to […]
How a Structural Warranty Builds Trust With Prospects
How a structural warranty builds trust with prospects People buy from and work with people they trust. Trust can come from many places, like online reviews, a long legacy of success, and good experiences that create repeat customers. But many trust-building events are long term, and rightfully so. Besides doing top-notch work, what can home […]
New Law Dramatically Affects Missouri Home Builder Liabilities
New law dramatically affects Missouri home builder liabilities Missouri’s governor recently signed Senate Bill 591 (SB591), which will go into effect August 28, 2020. SB591 is an extremely important amendment to the Missouri Merchandising Practices Act (MMPA) that can have huge impacts on home builders in Missouri. Today, we’ll outline why SB591 matters to builders […]
What Is a New-Construction Home Warranty?
What is a new-construction home warranty? When you build a home, you have certain responsibilities. One of the biggest responsibilities is covering structural defects that occur during your state’s statue of repose. This means that if something goes wrong with the structural integrity of the house, you’re legally obligated to solve it for a certain […]