Gone are the days of home interiors
and exteriors being treated as separate spaces.
Curb appeal is the most important factor in a home remodeling project, but homeowners may need help in choosing the best projects, according to a recent survey.
With a spike in consumer awareness about green construction materials, using engineered roofing and accessories made from recycled materials can set up a builder for success.
Homeowners can blend indoor and outdoor living without compromising safety.
As building codes require greater levels of efficiency, the building products industry is responding with innovations that will help make homes greener.
GREENGUARD-certified SPF products are a more environmentally conscious option for insulating and air sealing the home.
The 2015 Architectural Digest Home Design Show in New York City was bustling with design professionals, homeowners, and product representatives.
The 2008-09 recession, with its accompanying tidal wave of foreclosures, rendered many individuals and families leery about undertaking a new single-family home purchase.
For homeowners and building professionals looking for a new freestanding range to fit an existing cabinet installation, there's a new option for a front control range.
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As smart home technology matures, more products are coming to market that put homeowners in control of lights, appliances and home comfort.
The combination of homeowners' desire for improvements in their homes and a more stable economy is turning into solid business conditions for home remodelers.
Check out the hottest trends that are shaping home design in 2015, from the return of olive green to an obsession with metallic accents.
This winter has been one of the harshest on record, and for many communities, the first day of spring didn't bring much relief.
Check in on the winners of the CertainTeed 2013 Living Spaces Facebook Home Makeover Video Contest, who won a $75,000 exterior transformation of their home.
An innovative home performance pilot program is increasing insight into the most cost-effective ways to maximize energy savings in residential new construction.
Making the important decision to include solar power as a home source of energy is a valuable investment.
The Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) has introduced an online resource for homeowners who care about the comfort, health and safety of their homes.
For the greatest potential return on investment, homeowners should choose upgrades instead of major remodeling projects, according to the Appraisal Institute.
Now accepting video entries, the hugely popular annual Living Spaces Home Makeover Contest encourages homeowners to creatively showcase their wish lists for a dream house exterior redesign.
Residents of energy efficient apartments save an average of $54 a month, or $648 annually, on their electricity bills, according a Housing Virginia study.
The Energy Star Home Advisor tool will recommended, customized and prioritized home-improvement projects to save energy and money.
Custom timber frames structures using antique, FSC certified timbers were reclaimed from the industrial and agrarian structures America was built on and to put new use in a custom home.
With housing prices at recent highs, it’s a great time to sell; and still-low interest rates also makes it a good time to buy a home.
From lower prices for solar power to an explosion of ductless mini split HVAC options, high performance home trends continue to develop.
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Imagine leaving the windows open all winter long - the energy loss, cold drafts and wasted energy. Overlooked holes in the home can have the same effect