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Fire-Resistant Is Not Fire-Proof, California Homeowners Discover

Fire-Resistant Is Not Fire-Proof, California Homeowners Discover

NPR - Emily Guerin

California's building codes are not keeping up with the severe, wind-driven wildfires that are becoming the norm. Ten years ago, the state passed strict new standards for homes built in high fire-risk areas. But even homes built to those standards were destroyed in last year's massive Thomas Fire. …

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