This Best Practices document will provide many new real-world strategies and approaches to building a better high performance home without additional cost.
Today’s leading decentralized wastewater systems have closed that gap between the capabilities and performance of conventional wastewater treatment systems. Decentralized wastewater systems are pre-designed for collection, treatment, and dispersal/reuse of wastewater at or near the point of waste generation.
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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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Countertops, in particular, are having a real moment today as homeowners focus on decluttering surfaces for a sleek and tidy kitchen post-renovation.
The division will provide appliances for every type of home, including different styles, functions, budget, and life-stage.
Those who live in small homes -- usually 400 square feet or smaller -- make the tradeoff of size with other priorities in their life.
Expect to see more color in kitchens next year, especially for homeowners planning to sell.
When you can't afford to lose the space that a swinging door takes up, install a door-in-the-wall.
Whether it’s a total home renovation or a simple room addition there is one thing that all remodels have in common, no matter their complexity—without planning they can quickly become stressful.
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.
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