One builder's plan yields Vermont's most energy-efficient house.
A true "family room" emerges from a practical budget and a taste for simplicity.
Studio, dining and living areas share a lofty, light-filled space crafted to a modest budget.
In Wyoming, an updated version of an old farmhouse adds up to an affordable home for a young family.
SIPs provide solid structure and insulation for walls and ceilings
Why are so many of today's homes plagued by rot, mildew and stale air, and what can we do about it?
Dry-laid walls reinforced with steel and filled with concrete make a weathertight, bugproof house.
A variation of the Rumford design reflects heat into the room rather than letting it disappear up the chimney.
A demonstration house in Canada shows new approaches to energy-efficient, environmentally sensitive construction.
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