The movement is all around--and likely being built in your neighborhood--but what impact does New Urbanism really have on real-estate values and sales? We explore the subject with Steve Mouzon.
Like it or not, vinyl siding is an environmental option.
New vacuum-assist flush technology creates a super-quiet toilet that uses very little water.
A session at the 2010 NAHB showcased a new web-based software can help you price out an energy retrofit without leaving your desktop
For green building to survive it has to become bilingual.
Modeled on the ‘food pyramid,’ the conservation pyramid provides a step-by-step guide for energy retrofit work
The first of a multi-part myth-busting series. Simple strategies for building green can cost no more than regular building; many actually reduce costs.
This measurement of resistance to heat flow is a useful way to compare insulation products.
According to recent news reports, the EnergyStar program may not be as diligent as it should be when it comes to vetting products.
Some science-savy builders help an editor understand what's causing the base of an old chimney to deteriorate.
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