FHB_Building_News, contributor | March 16th, 20091 comment
In April, California-based New Home Inc. plans to open the first of eight showrooms featuring green supplies and services for homeowners, builders, and remodelers. Company CEO Rich Rifkin says the stores will take on long-established competitors.
Last summer we purchased a 10,000 sq foot lot with a carriage house and in-ground swimming pool. With this I restored the turn-of-the-century carriage house and built an 1100 sq foot house around it...
FHB_Building_News, contributor | February 4th, 2009
President Barack Obama is expected to sign a memorandum that will require the Energy Department to enforce higher efficiency energy standards for household appliances such as dishwashers, lamps, and microwave ovens.
FHB_Building_News, contributor | January 23rd, 2009
As part of a campaign encouraging consumers to change their furnace air filters regularly, home warranty provider American Home Shield is hosting a contest intended to find America’s dirtiest air filters.