The 3 IN 1 ROOF system using heat-dispersing material to increase efficiency when solar environment is at its hottest--and least efficient.
Industry must help residents see value of renewable energy option
New 3 IN 1 tile combines protection, insulation, solar into a single product to boost energy efficiency
Structures knocked over and scattered as if they were built with tongue depressors. Everything gone.
California approves measure mandating solar be part of most new homes
Outside of the ocean view, the roof could be the next most valuable item a buyer considers on this home.
The homeowners wanted to update and upgrade their 6,000-square-foot home while still preserving the historic nature of the property.
Construction on the home was finished just a few weeks before the hurricane hit.
Research suggest that installing PV on new housing developments could enable residential PV installation savings of 61 percent relative to the Q1 2017 benchmark system price.
Exterior materials were chosen for longevity and ease of maintenance.
Natural stone remains one of the premier natural design and building materials. Find out why professionals trust natural stone to create a unique look with a minimal impact on the environment.
The demand for high-quality, high-performance building materials has increased tenfold.
Originating from a production home, the French Country architectural design was customized according to the homeowner’s desires.
Although appearing somewhat monumental when first encountered, the residence is actually of a quite intimate scale.
Two main factors have prevented solar roofs from becoming as mainstream as they ought to be.
The solar tool gives users a clear idea of what the home will look like with the panels installed.
Annual event revamped with stronger focus on high-performance building
On projects for Sapphire Homes in Gulfport, MS, general contractor John Price has to deal with a lot of rain. Rain is an almost daily reality on build sites in the coastal city, and that can spell trouble for roofs. Price relies on roof deck products that help achieve quick rough dry-in and ensure long-term durability under potential storm threats.
An interview with Carl Seville of SKCollaborative, a green home rater and experienced green building trainer and consultant about his perspective on the importance of continuous insulation and managing moisture in the walls of high performance homes.
It is the first project in Los Angeles where people can rent "eco-green" units.