A new line of U.S. made solar panels has come to market to serve the growing demand for home solar power in North America. CertainTeed® Solar is proud to announce its US Series 60 and 72-cell solar modules, with 60 cell power output reaching 305W and 72 cell power output of up to 365W.
The Proud Green Home of Louisville is a sustainable, high performance home that will earn certification from multiple green building organizations.
The Proud Green Home of Louisville was designed and constructed with healthy living in mind.
Good design pays for itself, and the proof can be seen in the Proud Green Home of Louisville.
This home reflects what what the builder has learned so far about creating living spaces focused on good health, well-being, energy-efficiency, water-efficiency, durability and social and environmental restoration."
One of the top goals of the Proud Green Home of Louisville was to create a highly energy efficient yet very livable home.
Too many insulation choices can be mind-boggling.
Reid's Heritage Homes was the first builder in Canada to have a Net Zero Energy (NZE) home qualified under the program.
Sustainable rehabs in Nicetown mark five completed LEED certified projects under the Saint-Gobain and YouthBuild USA national partnership.
Roof specifiers and installers can now achieve project goals in fire resistance and solar reflectance more easily. CertainTeed launched the Presidio Metal Roofing, that exceeds the latest editions of industry performance test standards. Introduced last year, the line of steel...
New drywall breaks all the rules for hanging things on the wall and standing up to abuse.
Builders and homeowners love the look of traditional natural finishes, but the maintenance headaches can be a real downer.
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New research shows the light density residential fiberglass insulation industry in the U.S. and Canada has finally eliminated the use of formaldehyde-based binders in its manufacturing. Formaldehyde is a human toxicant with a long history of use in residential insulation,...
The new Roofing Ventilation Calculator mobile application gives building professionals a fast and accurate way to determine the amount of ventilation products needed.
In houses across America, poorly sealed and under-insulated attics are taking money out of homeowners’ pockets through high utility bills.
A weather-tight home is the goal, as a combination of roofing, housewrap and accessory products are installed on the exterior of the winner's home.
Cool roof certified roofing materials help reduce the heating load of a home, and can mimic any style.
Spray foam insulation helps homebuilders tackle tough installation challenges and deliver better energy efficiency.
New active building materials can help make homes safer and more comfortable by directly affecting the environment.