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HOMEBASE SERVICES, the NAHB Research Center resource for technical communications, provides easy access to information on new housing technologies, quality management techniques, and best practices for residential construction. HOMEBASE SERVICES is the information link between the PATH program and the home building and remodeling industry.

The NAHB Research Center's HOMEBASE SERVICES include:

  • The HOMEBASE Hotline, a toll-free telephone resource for builders and remodelers to discuss building problems and product failures, technical solutions and resources, and ways to get information on new products and materials with our Residential Experts.

  • Ask An Expert, a way to contact NAHB Research Center Residential Experts and ask questions or share experiences through email.

  • The Catalog of Building Products and Services, published both on CD-ROM and the Internet.

  • Technical briefs, fact sheets, and other useful references for builders and remodelers.

  • HOMEBASE NEWS, a technical newsletter distributed quarterly through NAHB home builder associations to nearly 70,000 builders, remodelers, and contractors nationwide. Current and previous issues are available on the HOMEBASE SERVICES web site.

  • Green Building Activities