September 16, 2015
Q: Is it OK to install a ceiling fan in a 12-ft. by 17-ft. living room with an 8-ft. ceiling?
Q: I plan to build a small bungalow in the near future. The foundation will be slab-on-grade with in-floor heating. Most of the flooring will be engineered wood except for wet…
September 11, 2015
Vent caps of from a variety of attractive materials
July 11, 2015
Q: I have an existing dwelling with two bathrooms on the upper level. These bathrooms share a wall, and the previous owner installed a single fan in each that exhausts into…
May 13, 2015
Heating and cooling, courtesy of the earth
I was told by an HVAC technician that an outside air-conditioner condenser should be covered in the winter, when it’s not in use, to protect it from snow getting inside.…
April 22, 2015
Before considering PV panels, integrate passive strategies into the core of your home’s design to reap savings in heating and cooling costs
March 4, 2015
Choose a good-looking, energy-efficient fan, and use it correctly
February 23, 2015
Smart bath-fan switch
January 7, 2015
A carefully designed mechanical system rounds out this house’s heating and cooling load
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