August 12, 2010
A utility watchdog in North Carolina touts solar as an economically viable alternative to nuclear power, while a Florida politician highlights solar’s jobs-generating potential
August 11, 2010
For more than 25 years, you’ve been sharing your best building know-how with us, letting us know how you make your projects look so great. You’ve also been taking us…
August 10, 2010
Analysts say there’s nowhere to go but up – or sideways
August 6, 2010
Solar collectors crank out plenty of hot water during the summer, and can even make some contribution to space heating in winter. But conventional solar systems can’t store enough heat…
To be honest, I was going to write a blog post about the new double-tang cast-iron cutting blade that Lenox recently released, but when I navigated to the company website…
August 5, 2010
A case in Michigan serves as a reminder that encounters with potentially hazardous materials are common for retrofitters, including those working under the Weatherization Assistance Program
August 3, 2010
Researchers at Stanford explore concepts for a solar cell that uses both photons and thermal energy for electricity generation
August 2, 2010
Here's an example of the other kind of "floating foundation."
July 30, 2010
Cover all of your framing with housewrap, but watch this video before you cut through to install your windows.
July 29, 2010
So when you install pressure treated, flat sawn, wood decking, do you face the bark side up or bark side down? Ask ten people and half will likely say ‘bark-side-up,’…
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