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Wall Street Journal: With Workers Scarce, More Home Builders Turn to Prefab Construction

 
Posted on November 22, 2016 by By Carol Hartzog Communications

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By CHRIS KIRKHAM
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A persistent shortage of construction workers across the U.S. is prompting some of the nation’s largest home builders to experiment with a model they once derided: factory production.

KB Home last month unveiled a home equipped with an energy-efficient kitchen and rotating audiovisual wall that serves as ... read the article at the Wall Street Journal (subscription required)

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