While air pollution gets a lot of attention, the air inside homes may be more dangerous.
The decision to purchase a heat pump, gas furnace or central air conditioner is a significant one—a decision that requires careful thought and research.
A new hydronic geothermal heat pump features vapor injection technology that delivers more heat more efficiently.
Whether it’s upgrading to a smart thermostat, planting vegetation in the right area or installing solar panels, the company points out, there are always ways to conserve energy.
While indoor air pollutants are ranked among the top five environmental risks to public health, parents are not always aware of the steps they can take to make the air inside their homes cleaner for the families.
Indoor air pollutants have been invisible, until now.
An average home with air conditioning releases nearly two tons of carbon dioxide into the air annually.
From lower prices for solar power to an explosion of ductless mini split HVAC options, high performance home trends continue to develop.
When building a high-performance home, like the Proud Green Home St. Louis project, an important decisions our team had to make was how to construct the insulation package.
Buying or building a new home? EPA recommends including radon testing as part of any real estate transactions and consider having your newly constructed home built with radon resistant features.
Whether you’re planning to buy a new home or sell your current one, getting a mold inspection done and finding a green solution, is vitally important. The presence of active mold can negatively affect the resale value of any property.
Perfectly suited to celebrate a mid-decade year that's poised for revitalization, Coral Reef is Sherwin-Williams Color of the Year 2015.
While 60 percent of homeowners rate their homes as “healthy,” more than one in four are uncertain of major health hazards both indoors and outside of their homes.
Air pressure imbalance in the home is a silent – but costly – problem not very well understood by the average homeowner.
Preventing an air filter in furnace from becoming clogged keeps a heating and cooling system performing efficiently and can help homeowners gain up to $200 in annual energy savings.