The unique window design offers reduced interior condensation and 99.5-percent UV protection.
Heat Mirror technology suspends one or more lightweight films inside the airspace of an insulating glass unit to create multiple “super-insulating” chambers.
The new program, called ENERGY STAR Verified HVAC Installation (ESVI), was designed to place new emphasis on the importance of duct sealing and other best practices .
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.
With cold weather fast approaching, Americans who wish to preserve their country’s historic glory and stay cozy have a solution.
Innovation comes from those willing to do things just a little differently, and green home building is no exception.
Hitting the mark on ‘low incremental cost’ and crossing the commercialization chasm has remained a challenge for the fenestration industry.
For almost the last decade one of the big industry buzz words has been “green building.” What exactly that means to manufacturers, consumers and installers is something that I, as an industry professional, grapple with often.
More than 70 percent of Americans want a smart home if they were buying a new home today.
While many historic homeowners would like to opt for new energy efficient upgrades, it's often out of the question without compromising the structure or historical significance of the site.
Windows made of transparent wood could provide more even and consistent natural lighting and better energy efficiency than glass.
Offering a home that exceeds the minimum standard, no matter how stringent that might be, is one way a builder a can differentiate itself in a competitive marketplace.
Reid's Heritage Homes was the first builder in Canada to have a Net Zero Energy (NZE) home qualified under the program.
The energy performance of a manufactured home will be monitored in a demonstration project to encourage the development of more efficient, sustainable and affordable housing.
As technology progresses, more and more things around the house will connect to the Internet.
What are good remodeling and home improvement ideas and which should you avoid when you want to increase the resale value of your house?
The building industry's shift to embrace green products is reflected in the winners of the 2016 PCBC Parade of products show.
The body spray system offers clean lines typical of a flush mount design, but with maximum flexibility and functionality.
Available in large sizes and a variety of configurations, the door for commercial and residential applications features easy operation and simple modular installation.
It's getting easier to integrate automation into a home so that the components work together for greater comfort and energy efficiency.