Sustainably produced building materials reduce the environmental impact of the housing industry.
Green building experts give their views on green building in the next 5 to 15 years.
At Greenbuild 2013 in Philadelphia, Gary Wollenhaupt, editorial director of ProudGreenHome.com, talked to leaders from some of the key companies involved in the green building movement. We asked them what they thought was the future of green building in the next 5 to 15 years. Here are their answers. See The Future of Green Building - Part 1.
At Greenbuild 2013 in Philadelphia, Gary Wollenhaupt, editorial director of ProudGreenHome.com, talked to leaders from some of the key companies involved in the green building movement. We asked them what they thought was the future of green building in the next 5 to 15 years. Here are their answers. Watch the Future of Green Building - Part 2.
Windows play a key role in a high-performance building envelope.
High-tech window fashions control heat and light and add style.
Air movement in a home can lead to higher heating bills and a drafty feeling. Windows and doors are sometimes the weak link in a high-performance building envelope. Hunter Douglas offers a wide range of products designed to control air,...
All too often, windows and doors are the weak link in a high-performance building envelope. Fortunately, manufacturers are continually developing more products to help homeowners and builders improve the building envelope while offering a broad range of styles, colors and...
Solatube tubular daylighting devices (TDDs) are affordable, high-performance lighting solutions that bring daylight into interior spaces where traditional skylights and windows simply can’t reach.
One of the Twin Cities seeks to revitalize some of its most put-upon neighborhoods by sponsoring a massive, green housing project.
You better hurry to get your federal green home tax credits, as a bunch will expire in just a few weeks.
The Green Mountain State is building sturdy, efficient mobile homes to withstand extreme weather, and save owners money.
New York agency shoots funny video shorts to teach about home energy audits. You might just learn something before they're done.
Extreme weather is a more prevelant fact of life. Green construction methods can help mitigate some of its impact.
Team Austria coach Karin Stieldord explains how her team won the U.S. DOE Solar Decathlon.
Schneider Electric's micro-grid helped the Solar Decathlon's homes use net zero energy during the competition. A first.
Folding doors allow living without compromise between comfort and enjoying nature.
Louisville builder Vince Kimbel is almost finished with his green, made in America home. We take a look inside.
A super tight building envelope delivers a comfortable, stylish green home.
Home design reflects the natural setting for the best performance and comfort.