This white paper reviews the benefits of ICF construction and how they protect homes from severe weather and environmental events.
Type: White Paper
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.
Type: White Paper
This Best Practices document will provide many new real-world strategies and approaches to building a better high performance home without additional cost.
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A growing number of homebuilders and developers are using geothermal HVAC to differentiate their homes and neighborhoods in the tight new home market.
Historic buildings are ideally suited for geothermal heating and cooling where noise and aesthetics are a major concern.
Many storm damaged homes can be made livable again.
Although appearing somewhat monumental when first encountered, the residence is actually of a quite intimate scale.
In 2007, 1.3 million tons of wood were reclaimed and repurposed for other uses.
The first Hawaii “Well” home by Delos focuses on purity of air, water and lighting systems.
People desire a personal and meaningful connection to their homes and surroundings.
Over the past decade, a small number of ULE building retrofit projects have been documented in more than 20 states.
Historic homes were often built before central heating and air conditioning was widely available, and many older homes have no ductwork at all.
Coffered ceilings are a far more attractive solution to other acoustic sound blockers.
Each of the palettes explores the cultural dynamics that drive the trends, along with the colors and textures that bring it to life.
The GetHearth.com Home Renovation Survey recently ranked the U.S. states with the most home renovations planned for the upcoming year.
A fresh coat of paint in the right color may help sell a home for more money.
By choosing to remodel, you have already made a green choice.
Going green can do good for more than just the planet, it’s also good for our wallets.
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