September 20, 2017
The insulation that makes this ProHOME energy efficient went above and beyond code minimum. Way beyond.
September 18, 2017
Accomplish more by doing less.
September 15, 2017
Textured interior finishes, electrical panels, landscape lighting, flooding, PVC disposal, and heat-pump water heater issues.
September 13, 2017
Address the air leaks and convert a vented, unconditioned attic into an unvented, conditioned attic.
September 12, 2017
Energy Nerd: More builders are adding a layer of rigid foam insulation on the outside of homes. The idea makes sense, done correctly.
September 8, 2017
A drywall ceiling, rim joists, gazebo ceilings, and roofing underlayment.
September 7, 2017
Because the ProHOME is a spec house, the builder is especially concerned about homeowner comfort.
Although keeping costs low informs decisions about the envelope and mechanical systems, homeowner comfort gets the final say.
August 23, 2017
Oriented for solar and packed with 20 inches of insulation, the ProHOME roof is the topper on this high-performance production home.
August 11, 2017
Summer upstairs ventilation, OSB vs plywood, and insulating rim joists.
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