Electric Radiant Floor Heating Warms the Proud Green Home of Louisville
There are many paths to sustainability, and the Proud Green Home of Louisville is traveling many of them.
In addition to the insulated concrete forms that form the walls and add energy-saving insulation, to the sheathing systems that cuts down on air leakage, radiant heating will provide a new level of comfort in some rooms of the house.
In this video, Builder Sy Safi of UberGreen Spaces & Homes, reviews STEP Warmfloor, the low-voltage radiant heating system that will provide energy efficient, comfortable heating for key rooms of the house. Some of the floors that the system will heat are made from reclaimed barn wood, another sustainable choice in the home's design.
For Su Verdi, Safi will be seeking certification under several standards, including the U.S. Green Building Council LEED for Homes, the National Association of Home Builders Green Building Standard, the Department of Energy Zero Energy Ready program and Passive House.
Read more about radiant floor heating.
Companies: STEP Warmfloor
What happens when you are one of the millions of people that have a stand-alone room air conditioner or heating unit that isn't controlled by a central thermostat system?
EPA uses EEBA to create synergy with those in green building industry
Builders use event to share ideas, learn new strategies
Millenials have high expectations for companies with which they interact.
The Proud Green Home of Louisville uses whole-home water filtration to provide fresh water to every fixture and appliance.
Sponsored by: Environmental Water Systems
EEBA provides a forum for building professionals to gather to share their successes and obstacles to building better homes.
A healthy home is a happy home, and a hot selling one as well.
Lennox works with developers, builders to integrate new technologies into projects
Mini split ductless heat pumps are making waves in the high performance home market.
Lennox among several businesses at EEBA summit looking for progress industry
A new process makes it faster for builders to certify multiple homes built to the same model.
It's easier than ever for a builder to have a home certified under both programs.
Similar to cruise control in a car, the variable-speed water-to-water accelerates and decelerates continuously.