June 27, 2017
A shed can serve as an in-law apartment, an art studio, an Airbnb rental, or — as in the case of these two sheds — a writer’s retreat and a crash pad for a college-age child.
This year's project balances affordability and energy efficiency.
Our system has evolved as we've driven down costs while maintaining performance.
June 26, 2017
Intersecting roofs and gable ends form an interesting roofline and allow for usable space on the second level.
The smaller heating and cooling system has lower purchase and operating costs and requires fewer solar panels.
The ProHOME team finds a balance between improved performance and construction costs.
Who is the likely customer for a net-zero house?
June 23, 2017
A shower of information about vermiculite — that’s a literal shower for Justin and Brian, from back before they knew what it was!
May 24, 2017
Though an in-floor heating system does add some extra work to a construction or remodeling project, any skilled and conscientious contractor should be able to handle the necessary details. And…
May 12, 2017
A range hood won't work well in a tight house without make-up air.
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