Remodels should focus on form, function

Remodels should focus on form, function

Spring has sprung, and as temperatures rise across the country, so does interest among homeowners for sprucing up around the house and remodeling. Spending on home improvements is expected to grow nearly 5 percent in 2018, according to the National...

Guess how this new plank flooring combines beauty and strength

Guess how this new plank flooring combines beauty and strength

Like the foundation of a building, a floor is only as strong as its core.

A Guide to Completing a Successful Renovation Project

A Guide to Completing a Successful Renovation Project

When you’re asked what your budget is for your renovation project, you cannot say, “I don’t know.”

Four Tips for Eco-Friendly Carpeting Installation

Four Tips for Eco-Friendly Carpeting Installation

You can make environmentally friendly choices so your carpeting is safer for you and the planet.

Renovation Projects That Return the Best ROI

Adding space or comfort, or getting rid of problem areas like a leaky roof may drive upgrading your home. If that's the case, you may not care as much about resale value. But home renovation projects can also pay off...

Concrete Floor Planks Dazzle with New Colors

Concrete Floor Planks Dazzle with New Colors

Concrete floor tiles and wall planks offer a creative solution for flooring.

How to Design an Eco-Friendly Kitchen

How to Design an Eco-Friendly Kitchen

Going green in the kitchen is easier than you think.

Infographic: Sustainable building from bottom up

Developing a sustainable building demands a holistic approach. While newer buildings tend to perform better from an energy standpoint, due to building code advancements, it’s not always a guarantee. Planning is pivotal and literally must take place from the ground...

Wood Flooring Trends Inspired by Nature

Wood Flooring Trends Inspired by Nature

Though investing in a high-quality natural wood flooring will most likely have a high initial price, it will surely cost you less over time.

Guide to Environmentally Friendly Wood Flooring

Guide to Environmentally Friendly Wood Flooring

Unfortunately, not all wood flooring meets environmental criteria.

Tile Industry Targets LEED and Federal projects

Tile Industry Targets LEED and Federal projects

Interest in tile products is on the upswing due in large part to two major milestones in green building.

Home Floor Designs to Help You Go Green

Home Floor Designs to Help You Go Green

Thanks to the increasing popularity of organic and environmentally friendly home improvements, there are many different options to improve the environmental footprint of your home.

Alabama Leads the U.S. with Largest Number of FORTIFIED Homes

Alabama Leads the U.S. with Largest Number of FORTIFIED Homes

As severe weather events increase in both frequency and severity, more states are looking for ways to make their coastal communities more resilient.

New geothermal heat pumps designed for radiant heating options

New geothermal heat pumps designed for radiant heating options

Hot water baseboards and radiators are one of the most common types of heat distribution systems in North America, second only to forced air heating.

How to Select Environmentally Friendly Flooring

How to Select Environmentally Friendly Flooring

Selecting an eco-friendly product usually involves tradeoffs.

Flooring options certified asthma and allergy friendly

For builders and homeowners looking for products that contribute to better indoor air quality, there are new options for vinyl floors. Tarkett announced their Acczent and Ruby heterogeneous flooring products are now CERTIFIED asthma & allergy friendly by the Asthma...

The 10 trendiest options in sustainable bath tile décor

Make a difference for the environment and live in a home that is trendy, and with these ten options, you can do exactly that.

Spray coating gives the looks and feel of granite and stone

Spray coating gives the looks and feel of granite and stone

Natural stone is usually considered as a premier building material because of its unique character, elegance, and stability.

You'll never guess where this green home is being built

You'll never guess where this green home is being built

Here's a new take on a green home – the green is from the football field of the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Marvin Windows honors Architects Challenge winners

Marvin Windows honors Architects Challenge winners

Marvin Windows and Doors has announced the winners of its seventh annual Architects Challenge, the first year the company has honored projects in various segments.

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