A 3-D printed home borrowed some traditional modular home concepts to demonstrate advancements in energy management.
The homeowners wanted to reduce the risk of dust and mold in their new high performance home.
A home is a collection of systems, and making the water heating system work better can save energy costs and make life more comfortable.
The Proud Green Home of St. Louis incorporates a unique device that's designed to stop wasting energy and water.
Metal roofing is known as a sustainable, durable choice for many green homes. But it can also stand up to the worst that Mother Nature has to offer.
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.
The EcoDrain™ is a small, easy-to-install device with no moving parts. The key to saving you money is the heat-exchange channels. These flattened, sealed channels were developed to maximize the surface area of the heat transfer space and to create optimum flow turbulence in the outgoing waste water and incoming fresh water.
A long-time environmentalist, actor Ed Begley Jr. is putting the finishing touches on his new net-zero solar powered home.
It's what's on the inside that usually counts the most, and green homes are no exception.
It's good to know that comfort can also be very energy efficient.
Fourth generation spray foam insulation reduces the environmental concerns of the product for use in high performance homes.
The next generation of building professionals toured a new high performance home to learn about technology and design.
A model home for a golf course community in Pennsylvania exceeds DOE Zero Energy Ready Home requirements, delivering long-term value for its new owners.
It's a matter of when, not if, water will get behind the exterior cladding.
For contractors and builders, spray foam installation is easer with a portable foam rig that has the power of a larger system.
Air sealing offers a proven and cost-effective solution for reducing energy expenses and increasing the energy efficiency of a home.
Mini split heat pumps now offer multi-room capabilities for most North American climate zones.
As geothermal heating and cooling become more mainstream, multifamily owners are valuing the benefits of renewable energy.