With record temperatures in many parts of the United States, heating and cooling costs are hitting homeowners right in the bank account.
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Arizona is no stranger to water awareness. While the air quality is wonderful, annual rainfall hovers around single digits. In June 2000, one city in Arizona instituted a plumbing code mandating all new residential construction have dedicated hot-water return lines...
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ACT D'MAND Systems
These days everything from trash bags to whole communities is labeled as "sustainable." What does that really mean? The essence of the term sustainable is "that which can be maintained over time."
Type: White Paper
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Venues that incorporate LEED into their buildings enjoy increased cost-savings, decreased annual operating costs and a higher return on investment overall.
Maracay officials say this makes the company the only large-scale homebuilder in metro Phoenix building homes to achieve LEED certification.
Winfield Gate, a London-style luxury townhouse community in Texas that’s minutes away from Houston’s downtown, has been honored as the Multifamily Community of the Year.
Solar energy is more affordable than ever for many homes, but there are still residences that are not suitable for rooftop solar panels.
I knew I was in for a treat when I signed up for a weekend in Western Massachusetts.
Belfast Ecovillage homes are nearly airtight and contain an air barrier, meaning that virtually no uncontrolled outside air enters the home.
The criteria ranges from “average monthly fitness-club fee” to “bike score” to “share of physically inactive residents.”
Prices still have a long way to go before they align with what most renters are willing to pay.
With residential building in New York City undergoing a bit of a boom, some developers are seeing the value of offering green and sustainably designed housing.
The home has never been sold and is not on the market.
Every home built by Green Street Cottages in the mixed-use development will be certified DOE Zero Energy Ready.
These countries represent the ever-growing international demand for LEED-certified green buildings.
The reality is that there is a simple, cost-effective, scalable and easily adoptable way to kill bacteria and viruses in water.
Smart surface strategies, such as cool roofs, green roofs, solar PV and porous pavements could enhance health and livability and cut summer peak temperature.
Builders must go beyond a basic website to communicate with people who've grown up in the Internet age and rely on user reviews to make many buying decisions.
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