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Best of the Web: Science & Technology » Building & Construction
Resources for residential construction. Check out the "Building Process" link includes an organizational directory.
This site offers a comprehensive guide to architecture, engineering, and construction on the Internet with annotated links to more than three thousand sites including jobs and careers along with the organizations.
Contractor Resource Center
This site includes news, information for homeowners and contractors, lists of suppliers, and more.
Engineering News Record
News, company rankings for contractors and design firms, directory listings, and materials info.
McGraw-Hill Construction -- construction.com
News, projects, products, and industry related information. See also links for the Engineering News Record (ENR) and other resources. Free and fee-based information available.
New York City Department of Buildings
See "Resources" page for online forms, licensing information, property profile overviews (including complaints), licensed tradesmen search, and more. See "Publications" page for Building Code.See also http://www.nyc.gov/html/dob/downloads/pdf/ibc.pdf for "Report on the Adoption of a Model Building Code" and http://www.nyc.gov/html/dob/downloads/pdf/wtcbctf.pdf for "WTC Building Code Task Force: findings and recommendations 2/2003"
Reed Construction Data - Smart Building Index
Commercial building product information and directory.