With no need for programming, wiring or additional installation, the patented nanotechnology transitions in real-time.
All of the homes will be capable of achieving the carbon-neutral standard promoted by the city of Austin for all new construction homes,
Spending time with the family is the highlight of every holiday, but spending time in the kitchen can be a drag.
The future is now when it comes to smart appliances.
In today's busy world, homeowners are increasingly seeking out home automation solutions to make life simpler.
Sales of smart home devices will exceed 20 million units by the end of 2014 and increase to 36 million units by 2017.
Energy efficient LED lighting will be one of the technologies that will help Ed Begley Jr.'s new home reach LEED certification.
A long-time environmentalist, actor Ed Begley Jr. is putting the finishing touches on his new net-zero solar powered home.
Windows aren't the only solution for bringing natural light into every area in your home.
The best ventilation fan is the one you don't notice, but works behind the scenes to clear the air in a home.
As damaging storms and power outages become more common, more homeowners are looking for a standby power solution.
With the phase out of larger incandescent bulbs, homeowners and builders are turning to LED lighting for energy-efficient alternatives.
The Proud Green Home of St. Louis will host an open house with separate events for building professionals and consumers on Feb. 20 and 21, 2015 at the home outside of St. Louis.
While insulating walls is a key factor in energy savings, shutters and sun screens can function as dynamic insulation to help make your home more comfortable and save energy.
One of the advantages of LED lighting is the incredible versatility and controllability that comes with lights that are basically computer chips.
With the right windows, sunlight can be transformed from problem into an asset by designing windows to manage heat and light.
As building codes come to include lighting requirements, LED manufacturers are bringing to market lighting for builders and remodelers.
The ReNEWW House is a multi-year research project in which a 1920s vintage home is retrofitted into a net-zero energy, water and zero-waste-to-landfill structure.
An interview with Tracy Christmann of Somfy Systems at Greenbuild in Philadelphia. Somfy is the worlds leading manufacturer of specialized motors and control systems for retractable awnings, rolling shutters, interior shades, blinds, projection screens and other lift-up applications for the...
Solatube tubular daylighting devices (TDDs) are affordable, high-performance lighting solutions that bring daylight into interior spaces where traditional skylights and windows simply can’t reach.