COMING SOON | Proud Green Home of Louisville Interactive Discovery Center

COMING SOON | Proud Green Home of Louisville Interactive Discovery Center

This Interactive Discovery Center will compare and contrast the strategies, systems, methods and products of The Proud Green Home of Louisville with today's typical newly constructed homes.

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Residential Roofing Strategies Guide: A Comparison of Roofing Approaches for High-Performance Residential Construction

Residential Roofing Strategies Guide: A Comparison of Roofing Approaches for High-Performance Residential Construction

According to Energy Star, heating and cooling costs the average homeowner more than $1,000 per year, or about half the home's total energy bill. Investing in roofing that can lower those costs can pay off in lower utility bills and...

Type: Guide




Design a Home with a Distinctive Architectural Style with Sustainable Metal Roofing

Design a Home with a Distinctive Architectural Style with Sustainable Metal Roofing

When you look at a home, what's one of the most prominent features that's also one of the most overlooked? The roof. Because of its prominence, the roof sets the tone for the rest of the style of the home....

Type: White Paper




Use Cool Roof Technology for Home Energy Efficiency

Use Cool Roof Technology for Home Energy Efficiency

Often, the roof is the least energy efficient part of a home. According to Oak Ridge National Laboratory, about 30 percent of a home's energy is used for heating and cooling, and about half of that is due to heated...

Type: White Paper




Introduction to Residential Solar Power

Introduction to Residential Solar Power

Homeowners can save utility costs and reduce their environmental impact by using the power of the sun.

Type: White Paper




How Windows Contribute to Energy-Efficient Homes

How Windows Contribute to Energy-Efficient Homes

This white paper explores the role that windows play in the thermal envelope and how to select the right windows for your home.

Type: White Paper




Ply Gem Windows are a Featured Element of The Proud Green Home at Serenbe

Ply Gem Windows are a Featured Element of The Proud Green Home at Serenbe

This white paper explores how Ply Gem Windows are making The Proud Green Home at Serenbe a beautiful net-zero home.

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Super-Tight Insulation Technology Helps First-Time Home Buyers Enjoy Healthier, More Energy Efficient Homes

Super-Tight Insulation Technology Helps First-Time Home Buyers Enjoy Healthier, More Energy Efficient Homes

This case study explores how one builder is creating sustainable homes that are good for the health of their occupants and the environment.

Type: Case Study




Make Your Home More Green with Stone Veneer

Make Your Home More Green with Stone Veneer

Stone veneer is engineered to emulate the look of natural stone by incorporating the convincing profile, texture and color of expensive quarried stone. Yet, it's lighter, less expensive, easier to install and better for the environment than natural stone or brick.

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Boost Your Home Energy Efficiency with Insulated Vinyl Siding

Boost Your Home Energy Efficiency with Insulated Vinyl Siding

Whether your renovating a house you've loved for years, or making your dream home come to life, vinyl siding should be a part of your plans. In addition to offering an array of beautiful colors and textures, insulated vinyl siding delivers eco-friendly benefits to help make your home green.

Type: White Paper




Take Control of Your Heating and Cooling Costs with High-Performance R-5 Windows

Take Control of Your Heating and Cooling Costs with High-Performance R-5 Windows

With record temperatures in many parts of the United States, heating and cooling costs are hitting homeowners right in the bank account.

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The Designed Exterior by Ply Gem: Smart. Sustainable. Beautiful.

The Designed Exterior by Ply Gem: Smart. Sustainable. Beautiful.

This white paper, sponsored by Ply Gem,discusses the benefits and strategies of creating what is called The Designed Exterior by Ply Gem.

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