July 11, 2017
This creative solution offers a good example of “value engineering” as costs exceed expectations.
Can you measure cooling energy savings that might be attributed to the existence of a ventilation channel? Nope.
July 10, 2017
Energy Nerd: What really matters is the R-value of the whole wall, not just that of the insulation.
The ProHOME team finds a balance between improved performance and construction costs.
July 7, 2017
A courtyard in a building in a bustling city provides a cool oasis of quiet.
The 2017 ProHOME is a part of an eight-house development of affordable, net-zero homes.
July 6, 2017
Using a slab over an excavated basement offers significant cost savings.
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.
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