In the beginning of the classic 1989 film, Back to the Future: Part II, 17-year-old protagonist Marty McFly travels 30 years into the future to visit his grownup self in the year 2015.
Hempcrete provides natural insulation, is airtight yet breathable, impervious to mold, and virtually fireproof
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The move to digital can potentially help both builders and buyers save money
Houston-area builder M Street Homes' first Zero Energy Ready Home employs a unique bundled arrangement of mechanical systems
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
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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.