Providing housing quickly, cost-effectively and sustainably is a global challenge.
A rainscreen is essentially an extra layer of skin attached to the building to protect the main wall from harsh weather.
Homebuilders in more than 70 communities across the U.S. will volunteer to help build, rehab or repair more than 200 homes as part of the initiative.
The luxury home located in Scottsdale, Arizona, will spotlight Simonton’s quality windows products.
Improper sill flashing and reverse through-flashing on window openings contributed to severe moisture management issues in a series of stucco homes.
The concept of ‘live-work-play’ mixed-use developments is on the rise, with increased demand for walkable urban neighborhoods.
Bold is beautiful when it comes to the exterior color palette of a home, and some new exterior products emphasize bright bold hues.
Depending on the project, the average payback nationwide for remodeling projects ranges from as high as 107.7% to as low as 53.9%, depending on the type of project.
The New American Remodeled Home is the first remodeling showcase home to be presented at IBS in a decade.
t the 2017 International Builder's Show and Kitchen & Bath Industry Show, thousands of building professionals got a look at some of the latest products that will wind up in homes and buildings across the country.
Ply Gem Roofing Engineered Cedar Shake, which launched in early 2016, is a superior new product in the composite roofing category.
On a residential or commercial building site, time equals money, so building professionals are interested in shortening the process while maintaining quality.
The Ply Gem Home for Good project is a multi-year initiative that includes a donation of over $1 million of exterior building products and funds for Habitat for Humanity.
Innovation comes from those willing to do things just a little differently, and green home building is no exception.
At Su Verde (Italian for ‘About Green’), sustainably made exterior products are part of the home's green story, and will help it earn multiple high performance home certifications.
See More »
Home siding isn't just about beauty, it creates protection and insulation for a high performance home. This research center provides information on different types of siding, including aluminum, vinyl and other insulated siding options.
© 2017 Sustainable Community Media All Rights Reserved.
<div style="display:inline;"> <img height="1" width="1" style="border-style:none;" alt="" src="//googleads.g.doubleclick.net/pagead/viewthroughconversion/1016700977/?value=0&guid=ON&script=0"/> </div>