Research shows that noise is the top factor for consumers when choosing a dishwasher.
The National Appliance Energy Conservation Act mandates that new residential and light-duty commercial water heaters meet higher efficiency ratings.
Heat pump water heaters are among the few tank options that meet new water heater energy efficiency regulations.
With water restrictions in force in California and elsewhere, water recirculation pumps are an easy way to save 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.
With new energy efficiency requirements coming for water heaters, building professionals and homeowners are taking a new look at tankless water heater options
One of the most water efficient toilets on the market does it with help from air pressure.
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.
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?
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.
When hot water goes down the drain, the invisible cost of heating the water uses more water than the wasted water.
Every shower wastes about 90 percent of the energy from the hot water that flows down the drain.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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...
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.
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 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...