As the housing market continues its path to recovery, certain mistakes when using engineered wood products (EWP) are becoming more common.
More than 250 of sustainability’s cutting-edge practitioners will gather in Boston
Builders considering going green should take a holistic, systems approach to the home
Photo: courtesy Mount Holyoke College
Taking energy-efficiency lessons from theory to practice by building a passive house
The 2014 PCBC show home will provide a mountainside retreat in an area rebuilding from wildfire.
Advanced framing techniques aid zero-energy ready home performance.
Builders would be wise to institute proven innovations in materials and methods before more jurisdictions adopt the 2012 International Energy Conservation Code.
Show Village homes rack up the points with the National Green Building Standard.
Photo courtesy of Garbett Homes
The Department of Energy’s latest program encourages builders to integrate proven innovations and ensure optimal home performance.
RDC Fine Homes' first net-zero home employed a wide array of energy-efficient features. Image courtesy of RDC Fine Homes
Speakers who participated in the recent Net-Zero North American Leadership Summit share what the industry has recently learned about building to the green standard.