High performance design incorporates fresh air flow for comfort, indoor air quality, and efficiency.
To ensure the Proud Green Home of Louisville performs according to plan, it's being wrapped in insulation. The foundation incorporates foam forms, and most of the walls are insulated concrete forms as well. Builder Sy Safi of UberGreen Spaces &...
Insulating the foundation is one of the first steps to creating a quiet, comfortable, efficient home.
Resource conservation drives every customer conversation with Eco Minded Solutions, a green home builder and landscape architecture firm located in San Diego.
The spray foam industry is focusing on training and quality of installation as the industry grows.
Spray foam manufacturers are improving the environmental impact that was a part of the application process.
Options for durable, no maintenance roof products with the look of natural slate and wood are expanding.
New technologies continue to boost the efficiency of geothermal heating and cooling, already considered one of the most eco-friendly solutions.
The CDC notes that approximately one in 25 U.S. patients contract at least one infection during the course of their hospital care.
There's nothing like the look of a cedar shake roof, but no one likes the maintenance that goes with it.
Composite roofing products are designed to authentically replicate the look of a natural weathered cedar shake and shingles and slate.
New drywall breaks all the rules for hanging things on the wall and standing up to abuse.
Boatbuilder and architect crafts unique wooden net-zero home.
The latest Proud Green Home will rise in Louisville as part of the sustainable Norton Commons community.
As the green home building market continues to expand, the Appraisal Institute is offering a variety of tools and training to its members to serve the growing interest from builders and buyers.
Homebuilders often cite properly valuing green homes as a challenge to wider adoption in the marketplace.
An architect with six Passive Houses under his belt is seeing homeowners come to value high performance homes at little to no extra costs.
Whole home ventilation isn't restricted to new home construction.
Residential builders and remodelers who have experienced the pain of job delays or callbacks for squeaky subfloors will soon have access to a combination of subfloor products to combat squeaks.
Home insulation strategies should include protecting below-grade walls and foundations from potential moisture damage and energy loss.