Energy Star rated dishwashers clean quietly

Energy Star rated dishwashers clean quietly

Research shows that noise is the top factor for consumers when choosing a dishwasher.

Water heater manufacturers offer products to meet new efficiency regulations

Water heater manufacturers offer products to meet new efficiency regulations

The National Appliance Energy Conservation Act mandates that new residential and light-duty commercial water heaters meet higher efficiency ratings.

Heat pump water heaters deliver energy efficiency and solar capability

Heat pump water heaters deliver energy efficiency and solar capability

Heat pump water heaters are among the few tank options that meet new water heater energy efficiency regulations.

On-call recirculation pumps combat water waste and deliver hot water quickly

On-call recirculation pumps combat water waste and deliver hot water quickly

With water restrictions in force in California and elsewhere, water recirculation pumps are an easy way to save water.

Whole home water filtration delivers safe, great tasting water

Whole home water filtration delivers safe, great tasting water

Although the United States has some of the best public drinking water available, there is reason to be concerned about contamination in some areas.

Electric tankless water heaters save space, energy and meet new guidelines

Electric tankless water heaters save space, energy and meet new guidelines

With new energy efficiency requirements coming for water heaters, building professionals and homeowners are taking a new look at tankless water heater options

Vacuum assisted flush technology could save homeowners thousands of gallons

Vacuum assisted flush technology could save homeowners thousands of gallons

One of the most water efficient toilets on the market does it with help from air pressure.

Bioreactor filtration system treats waste water to highest standards

Bioreactor filtration system treats waste water to highest standards

For residential and commercial building projects looking to save water, a wastewater treatment system delivers water clean enough to be discharged into waterways or used for other purposes.

The solution to bottled water and tap water

The solution to bottled water and tap water

Americans consume over 50 billion disposable plastic bottles of water each year. Only 13% of those bottles get recycled. Despite all the waste, why do we drink bottled water?

Proud Green Home of St Louis open house scheduled

Proud Green Home of St Louis open house scheduled

The Proud Green Home of St. Louis will host an open house with separate events for building professionals and consumers on Feb. 20 and 21, 2015 at the home outside of St. Louis.

Capture wasted heat that flows down the drain

Capture wasted heat that flows down the drain

When hot water goes down the drain, the invisible cost of heating the water uses more water than the wasted water.

You're showering wrong if you don't have one of these

You're showering wrong if you don't have one of these

Every shower wastes about 90 percent of the energy from the hot water that flows down the drain.

Kohler launches EPDs for product transparency

Kohler launches EPDs for product transparency

EPDs are developed by manufacturers based on life cycle inventories and provide quantitative, third-party-certified details of a product's projected environmental impact from cradle to grave.

TOTO launches app to calculate returns on green product investments

TOTO launches app to calculate returns on green product investments

A new app from TOTO provides consumers and professionals with the ability to calculate their green product purchases' return on investment and return on environment in a matter of minutes.

 Plumbing fixtures deliver water savings for Proud Green Home of St. Louis

Plumbing fixtures deliver water savings for Proud Green Home of St. Louis

One of the green certifications that the builders of the Proud Green Home of St. Louis plan to achieve is the EPA's WaterSense designation, and the plumbing fixtures are part of the water-saving strategy for the home.

Demand control pumps deliver comfort and save water and energy

Demand control pumps deliver comfort and save water and energy

The ACT, Inc. D’MAND Kontrol® hot water distribution system works by circulating ambient temperature water that normally goes down the drain back to the water heater through the cold water line.

IBS: ACT D'MAND KONTROLS® System saves water by providing homeowners with instant hot water

IBS: ACT D'MAND KONTROLS® System saves water by providing homeowners with instant hot water

ProudGreenHome.com interviews Larry Acker, CEO of ACT Inc. D'MAND KONTROLS® Systems. Larry talks to us about the immediate need for change when it comes to water usage. Running water fixtures until they are hot wastes water and energy (i.e. increases...

IBS: LG brings Studio appliances to the Ultimate Kitchen

IBS: LG brings Studio appliances to the Ultimate Kitchen

David VanderWaal, Senior Director of Marketing for LG USA, takes us on a tour of the appliances in the Ultimate Kitchen at the International Builders' Show. The LG Studio Series of appliances combines high-performance technology and design to meet the needs of every consumer.

IBS: Kohler High Efficiency Toilets, Showerheads and Faucets

IBS: Kohler High Efficiency Toilets, Showerheads and Faucets

Kohler is known for their beautiful designs, but they are also leading the way when it comes to high-effiency, water saving devices. Rob Zimmerman, Senior Channel Manager, took ProudGreenHome.com on a tour through the Kohler booth at the International Builder...

Fluidmaster® Click Seal® Water Supply Connector Prevents Leaks and Damage to Your Toilet

Fluidmaster® Click Seal® Water Supply Connector Prevents Leaks and Damage to Your Toilet

Fluidmaster® Click Seal® Water Supply Connector lets you know when you have a perfect seal on the fill valve on your toilet. This prevents leaks, cracks, and damage resulting from loose or tight connectors - saving water and money. The...

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