Links / Resources

Goverment Sites

Code Organizations

Building Officials Council of America (BOCA)
International Council of Building Officials (ICBO)
Southern Building Code Council International (SBCCI)
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
Underwriters Labratories (UL)
Occupational Safety and Health Administration(OSHA)
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA) 

Building Related Sites

Builder Web 
National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) 
Appliance Spot 
Home Inspection and Construction Information Website

Electrical Sites
National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA)

Aluminum Wiring Information Website
NEC Handbook- converting from 2 to 3 prong receptacles 
The IAEI Home Page
Federal Pacific Electric Panels: Fires Waiting to Happen

Plumbing Sites

American Society of Sanitary Engineers (ASSE)
Plumbing, Heating and Cooling Contractors National Association (NAPHCC)
Plumbing Web
Plumbing Manufacturers Institute

Gas Sites

Interstate Natural Gas Association of America
Natural Gas Suppliers Association
Southern Gas

HVAC Sites
American Society of Heating, Refrigerating & Air Conditioning Engineers 

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute
ACCA National Capital Chapter Home Page
Plumbing-Heating-Cooling-Contractors-National Association 

Structural Engineering Sites
Structural Engineers Association of Texas

Structural Engineers Association of Oregon
Applied Technology Council
NAHB Research Council 

Roofing Sites
Roofer Magazine

Roofing Technology Favorite Sites
North Texas Roofing Contractors Association
Cedar Guild
Cedar Shakes and Shingles Bureau
Metal Roofing Association
Single Ply Roofing Institute 

Pool and Spa Related Sites
National Swimming Pool Foundation

The Master Pools Guild
Swimming Pool & Spa Self-Inspection Check List
Pool & Spa World 
Pro Pool Supplies 
PoolSoft: Water Analysis Software for Swimming Pools and Spas 

Septic System Sites
All Septic Systems Information Website

Home Buyer's Guide to Septic Systems
Septic System Additives & Chemicals
Septic Systems

Structural Pest Control Sites
Texas Pest Control Association

National Pest Control Association
United Producers Formulators and Distributors Association 
Pest Web

Radon Gas Sites
USGS Radon Information

Common Indoor Air Pollutants - Radon (Rn) 
EHC Air Quality Program

Lead Paint Sites
The Premier Internet Magazine For Lead Paint Issues, Answers, Products, and Services! 

National Lead Information Center
Lead Poisoning Prevention 
TDH Environmental Lead Branch

Security System Sites
National Burgular and Fire Alarm Association

Security Industry Association
International Association of Professional Security Consultants 
Texas Burgular and Fire Alarm Association

Sprinkler System Sites
Texas Turf Irrigation Association

Welcome to IGIN -- Irrigation & Green Industry Network
Weathermatic Irrigation
Texas Water Resources Institute
Industry Associations
WWW Virtual Library IRRIGATION
ASLA Home Page
Lawn Genie's Home Page

Water Well Sites
Howard Pump Wellsite

Advanced Designs
EPA Watershed Management Program
Watershed Science Institute

Inspection Tool Sites
Professional Equipment
Tool Experts

Fire Safety Sites
National Fire Sprinkler Association Homepage
NFPA Codes & Standards Server Home
Texas Commission on Fire Protection
Texas State Association of Fire Fighters 

Home Automation
Home Automation Index 

Home Configuration Database
Home Automation Systems Catalog 
FreeBSD Home Automation
EH Online: Enhancing Your Lifestyle with Home Electronics 
David's List of Home Automation Web Sites
HTI Home Toys - Home Automation

Asbestos Sites
Texas Department of Health

The TNRCC Organizational Listings: Compliance & Enforcement
TEEX -Division Home Page

EIFS Sites

BUILDER Online EIFS: Introduction to Special Report
Welcome To The Internet Home of Parex, Inc.

EMF Sites

EMF-Link Home Page
Sustainable Building Sourcebook
Powerlines-Cancer-FAQ: Intro
D-R-A-F-T Suggestions for EMF Measurement Procedures

CO & CO² Sites
EPA's Indoor Air Quality Home Page

ADA Sites
Department of Justice ADA Home Page

ADA & Disability Information
ADA Information Center

Concrete Sites
Portland Cement Association Homepage

Expansive Clay Soil Sites
FAQ Sheet

Expansive Soil Guidelines
Maintenance Recommendations for Foundations on Expansive Clay Soil
More Recommendations for Slab Maintenance 
Compaction Grouting
Slab Repair Technique

Real Estate Sites
Texas Real Estate Commission(TREC)

Inspection Organizations
American Society of Home Inspectors
National Association of Home Inspectors
Foundation of Real Estate Appraisers
California Real Estate Inspectors Association
Canadian Association of Home Inspectors
Housing Inspection Foundation