Many people are able to save hundreds of gallons of water every year with a few plumbing upgrades and lifestyle changes.
As with any appliance, water heaters need regular maintenance to keep them operating at peak efficiency and to help them last as long as possible.
As energy efficiency continues to improve, water conservation is becoming the next frontier in residential building.
ACT, Inc. has developed a one-hour online free course through a Green CE Continuing Education Program.
The awards were given in nine categories, plus an overall Best in Show award.
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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 holiday contributes to an annual increase in energy use due to a usual drop in temperatures, lights staying on longer, and appliances operating more frequently.
New residential building codes in Ontario mandate a 15 percent increase in energy performance, including the use of a vertical drain water heat recovery system.
By meeting Built Green’s rigorous green standards, Lakeview exceeds the already high Washington State energy code by more than 50%.
Like high-efficiency lights, high-efficiency plumbing fixtures can help reduce water use, regardless of the bad habits of the people living in the home.
Separate fact from fiction around five popular home energy myths that just don’t add up.
Americans want what intelligent toilets and cleansing seats have to offer, but they remain uncommon in the United States.
The Greenbuild International Conference and Expo is the Super Bowl of the high performance building world, and everyone brings their A game.
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Of the 647,800 single-family homes build in the United States in 2014, less than 1 percent met LEED standards.
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