Last month, I attended NAHB’s midyear meeting in Miami and had the pleasure of sitting in on a presentation by Daniel Swift, president and CEO of Des Moines-based architecture group BSB Design.
With widespread adoption imminent (according to the experts), now is the time to look towards solar companies to implement a system to get those panels on your roofs.
Home builders that have embraced green construction will be in the best position to reap the most sales in the new market.
A community developer is using a mix of targeted advertising, direct mail, group presentations and guided tours to promote a green live/work project in northern California.
PATH deconstructs why the big picture proves green homes can be affordable.
Labor and resource-efficient construction techniques allow you to stay in the black while going green.
James L. Bowyer, a professor at the University of Minnesota, is challenging the science – or lack of it – behind many widely used green building programs.
The U.S. Green Building Council established the Green Building Certification Institute to develop and administer programs aimed at improving green building practices and standards.
According to a 2007 study, half of environmental and government professionals are seeing an increased pace of brownfield redevelopment activity.
Every one of us faces a choice. Not just builders and architects and product manufacturers, but all Americans. All people. We have to decide if there are enough resources to support our present lifestyle.
Professional Builder spoke to NAHB Vice President of Advocacy Bill Kilmer to find out what its top regulatory and legislative items are for the new year.