Residential windows are advancing along with the rest of the building envelope, and in keeping with the industry’s ongoing innovation the ENERGY STAR Windows program has updated its Eligibility Criteria.
The focus of the residential and commercial building industry once again turns toward Las Vegas for the 2015 International Builders Show.
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Did you know that one of the best ways to make your home insulated and "green" is to get your garage door up to snuff?
It’s not too late to inspect your home for energy faux pas that could be costing you plenty.
In a warm climate, outdoor living spaces can be come uncomfortably warm in the summer heat.
Anyone with beautiful, functional but perhaps drafty windows can have an economical sealing solution without having to replace them.
While it is hard to quantify the exact savings a homeowner will realize when they use energy efficient windows for their next building project, the savings can add up quickly.
There is a desperate need for reasonably priced, high-R windows.
Marvin was chosen as the winner in the large company category for exemplifying high standards of ethical conduct in the workplace, the marketplace and the community.
Whether it's the air conditioning, heat, hot water or lighting, there are always ways to save money on utility bills.
Casement and awning style windows are considered some of the most energy-saving types on the market, but there have been few options for replacement or insert windows.
The PCBC show honored homebuilding's latest and greatest products with the Parade of Products Awards.
It's opened and closed thousands of times each year, but do homeowners really know what’s inside their front door?
To manage solar heat gain through windows, window film offers an ideal solution for architects, building project managers, and business and homeowners who seek to make buildings and homes visually appealing, environmentally friendly and cost efficient. Eastman Chemical Company’s IQue...
Many IGUs have the ENERGY STAR designation and as a result, can reduce household energy costs by as much as 15 percent. This can result in saving as much as $500 a year on utility bills.
Filling your home with daylight and fresh air may be simpler than it seems with solar powered, Energy Star rated skylights.
From window shades to water sprinklers, the Wink home automation platform expanded the set of connected devices to almost 60 products available through The Home Depot
If an object hits a window and shatters during a storm, wind and water get into the home causing further damage as well as potential harm to anyone inside.
Why is a healthy home important? The EPA has said that 46 percent of homes, commercial buildings and schools have an indoor air quality problem due to moisture and mold. LEED indicates in their Green Apple Campaign that 15,000 schools in the U.S.