High-performance products make builders' lives easier
With its innovative ZIP System, Huber Engineered Woods has made its mark on the residential and commercial high-performance construction industries.
The sheathing and tape have revolutionized building enclosures by streamlining structural weatherization with an integrated water- and air-resistive barrier.
Mike Oates, product manager for ZIP System at Huber Engineered Woods, took part in the recent Energy & Environmental Building Alliance (EEBA) High Performance Home Summit in Atlanta, to work with and collaborate with builders throughout the industry.
“What can we do to make a builder’s life easier tomorrow, but then where is the industry going five, 10-plus years from now?” Oates said. “We need to make sure we’re still relevant, but hopefully leading the manufacturer offerings in that space.”
The owner needed solar panels that could stand up to New England winters.
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
Self-cleaning technology, automation remove contaminants, extend life of HVAC units
Lux's Kono technology automatically adjusts for optimal comfort, savings
All unit components designed to be removed in less than 10 minutes
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Solution design focuses on positive up-front, back-end financial impact
Samsung anticipates technology to be game-changer
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Improving efficiency, occupant comfort key as building envelopes tighten
The system provides 100 percent heating capacity down to -5 degrees Fahrenheit, for customers in the colder climates of North America.
Though the floor plan is compact, homeowners of the Saltbox won't have to sacrifice having friends over or entertaining.
Diverse housing stock will play an important role in the neighborhood revitalization strategy.