Thermochromic Smart Windows Improve Circadian Rhythms

Thermochromic Smart Windows Improve Circadian Rhythms

With no need for programming, wiring or additional installation, the patented nanotechnology transitions in real-time.

Construction Begins at Whisper Valley Eco Smart Community

Construction Begins at Whisper Valley Eco Smart Community

All of the homes will be capable of achieving the carbon-neutral standard promoted by the city of Austin for all new construction homes,

Smart Appliances Make the Holidays a Little Merrier

Smart Appliances Make the Holidays a Little Merrier

Spending time with the family is the highlight of every holiday, but spending time in the kitchen can be a drag.

Smart home appliances keep your life on track

Smart home appliances keep your life on track

The future is now when it comes to smart appliances.

Smart home technology designed to make life easier

Smart home technology designed to make life easier

In today's busy world, homeowners are increasingly seeking out home automation solutions to make life simpler.

 With new devices it's easier to make your home smarter

With new devices it's easier to make your home smarter

Sales of smart home devices will exceed 20 million units by the end of 2014 and increase to 36 million units by 2017.

 LED Lights help green home reach LEED Platinum

LED Lights help green home reach LEED Platinum

Energy efficient LED lighting will be one of the technologies that will help Ed Begley Jr.'s new home reach LEED certification.

Ed Begley Jr. nearing completion on high performance green home

Ed Begley Jr. nearing completion on high performance green home

A long-time environmentalist, actor Ed Begley Jr. is putting the finishing touches on his new net-zero solar powered home.

Tubular daylighting lets the sun shine in

Tubular daylighting lets the sun shine in

Windows aren't the only solution for bringing natural light into every area in your home.

Fans with LED lighting offer low-cost, stylish ventilation

Fans with LED lighting offer low-cost, stylish ventilation

The best ventilation fan is the one you don't notice, but works behind the scenes to clear the air in a home.

 Small generators help homeowners weather big storms

Small generators help homeowners weather big storms

As damaging storms and power outages become more common, more homeowners are looking for a standby power solution.

LED lighting brightens the Proud Green Home of St Louis

LED lighting brightens the Proud Green Home of St Louis

With the phase out of larger incandescent bulbs, homeowners and builders are turning to LED lighting for energy-efficient alternatives.

Proud Green Home of St Louis open house scheduled

Proud Green Home of St Louis open house scheduled

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.

Take control of shades and awnings with your phone

Take control of shades and awnings with your phone

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.

Take control of LED lights with your phone

Take control of LED lights with your phone

One of the advantages of LED lighting is the incredible versatility and controllability that comes with lights that are basically computer chips.

Automated windows shades win the battle against the sun

Automated windows shades win the battle against the sun

With the right windows, sunlight can be transformed from problem into an asset by designing windows to manage heat and light.

Advances in LEDs deliver efficient lighting at great value

Advances in LEDs deliver efficient lighting at great value

As building codes come to include lighting requirements, LED manufacturers are bringing to market lighting for builders and remodelers.

1920s bungalow gets deep green retrofit for sustainability studies

1920s bungalow gets deep green retrofit for sustainability studies

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.

Somfy Systems - Interview at Greenbuild in Philadelphia

Somfy Systems - Interview at Greenbuild in Philadelphia

An interview with Tracy Christmann of Somfy Systems at Greenbuild in Philadelphia. Somfy is the world’s 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) provide high-performance lighting solutions

Solatube tubular daylighting devices (TDDs) provide high-performance lighting solutions

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.

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