This Best Practices document will provide many new real-world strategies and approaches to building a better high performance home without additional cost.
In order to build a high performance home, builders need to embrace new technologies and techniques. The results can be greatly improved over traditional approaches. This white paper takes a look at some of the top things homebuilders should consider in choosing a wall system for the best building envelope.
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On-demand tankless water heaters are becoming more efficient, and as a result, more accepted in homes. They require no storage tank, heating water directly only when hot water is needed.
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PechaKutcha looks to spur ideas through 'electric' approach
One of the trickiest parts when it comes to making tiny house livable is solving the puzzle of layout and interior design.
Summer months mean rising temperatures and more outdoor activities, making it even more important to ensure members of your family are properly hydrated.
Tightened inventory, difficulty receiving credit and lower than average salaries have kept many of these buyers out of the market, but most economists see that as a temporary setback.
For those dreading the long, hot summer days, there are easy and affordable options to help keep your cool this season.
In Texas, new homes built to LEED standards command an 8 percent premium.
Annual event revamped with stronger focus on high-performance building
According to recent research, while high-efficiency toilets that use 1.6 gallons per flush or less have been on the market since 1994, 21 percent of residential toilets still in service in water-stressed states are non-efficient.
Homes with green features sold for $33,894 more than the median sale price of all homes in the cities Redfin analyzed.
One in four U.S. consumers hide junk food in the back.
The home is a three-bedroom, 1400-square-foot center-entrance colonial.
Wi-Fi CERTIFIED Home Design brings a standardized approach to new residential Wi-Fi network design to help ensure whole-home connectivity.
A fresh coat of paint in the right color may help sell a home for more money.
Water hardness and softness has nothing to do with its touch and feel.
Once the domain of add-on HVAC for remodeling or additions, ductless mini splits are now moving into the mainstream.
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