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Steve Conboy

"We Tame The Flames
And Choke The Smoke"

BenFranklin

"An Ounce Of Prevention
Is Worth A Pound Of Cure"

Awareness Blog

My blog honors Ben Franklin the man that coined the phrase, "An Ounce Of Prevention Is Worth A Pound Of Cure", which is so relevant today when it relates to making high density wood framed buildings safer from fire for workers and fire fighters.

Who would have thought that the same practical man from Philadelphia, who helped found the United States of America in 1776, would also make so many important contributions to fire prevention and safety during Colonial America?

In the spirit of Ben Franklin's pioneering work in fire prevention and safety, I have been advocating for safer and better practices in the US building industry. I have been beating the fire safety drum for over a decade now, while being involved in wood framed building on both sides, from the supply to the frame for over 40 years. Much like Ben Franklin had two carpenters on his original fire fighting team, I like to surround myself with knowledgable construction leaders who also support the cause of defending affordable housing with renewable sustainable lumber, for the benefit of future generations.

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An All American Resilient Deal Is Better Than The Fear Politics Inside The Green New Deal

February 17, 2019 by Steve Conboy

The MFI Resilient Movement has a bigger impact on climate related events or climate change than Carbon Neutral.

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Dear Miss Cortez

February 14, 2019 by Steve Conboy

I want to explain what people and architects are trying to get from a Green New Deal, and also present my more logical plan, which is not full of political confusion and fear propaganda.

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Builders Can No Longer Ignore These Historical Wild Fire Losses. Buyers Need To Choose A Builder That Proactively Builds Resilient Against All Fire Loss.

February 11, 2019 by Steve Conboy

Builders, Insurance Providers And Realtors Take Notice As Young Firefighters Are Being Trained In Fire Rescue It’s All Of Our Respectful Obligation To Build, Insure And Promote The Sale Of Wood Framed Buildings That Are Safer In Fire Rescue

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Mighty Mold Defender™ Defends Renewable Sustainable Lumber From Future Air Quality Claims

February 10, 2019 by Steve Conboy

M-Fire Is Defending National Builders From Fire Like Never Before And Now Adding The Mold Litigator Defender Program.

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Builders Need To Beware Of The Changing Nature of Insurance Fire Claims And Litigation

February 9, 2019 by Steve Conboy

The Grenfell Fire in London will hold someone’s liability insurance to the fire. How about your liability in a wood framed building?

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PG&E We Have Pole Armor Samples In Production Now. Contact Steve Conboy at M-Fire

February 4, 2019 by Steve Conboy

Fire, A California Company, Has A Cost Effective Solution To Fire Defend The unprotected utility Poles from fire

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The 2019 Wild Fire Threat Is Not From Climate Change Or Trump, It’s Because We Have A Broken Wild Brush Fire Defense Plan And Thousands Of Homes With A Design Flaw In Their Attic Vents

February 3, 2019 by Steve Conboy

The California rolling hills are beautiful and green today like you would see in Ireland. In just five months...

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Which Is Our Higher Priority Net Zero or Resilient In USA Housing?

February 1, 2019 by Steve Conboy

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Insurance claims from California’s deadly November 2018 wildfires have topped $11.4 billion, making the series of fires some of the most expensive in state history, officials said Monday.

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