When it comes to the floor system, builders often think about code compliance and structural performance. But what about the intangible part—how the floor feels?
Home Innovation Reserach Labs recently achieved a major milestone with its National Green Building Standard certification program.
Photo courtesy of Grow Community.
In wellness communities, homeowners can cut costs and feel less isolated
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Taking energy-efficiency lessons from theory to practice by building a passive house
For the first time, industry professionals have the opportunity to be recognized across several awards programs for their green building accomplishments.
Four Oregon organizations come together to create “Net Hope—A Community Collaboration Supporting St. Charles Cancer Center and Zero Net Energy Homes.”
Team Austria’s first place house featured two patios to balance interior and exterior living.
Team Austria receives top honors at the 2013 Solar Decathlon.
The city has already awarded three vacant city-owned sites on streets lined with old-line two- and three-family homes in the Roxbury and Jamaica Plain neighborhoods to teams of developers and architects.
KTGY Group, Inc., Architecture and Planning, has announced that AMLI Residential has received city approval for AMLI Uptown Orange, a 334-unit eco-friendly apartment community in Orange, Calif.
While special considerations were necessary in providing the heating and cooling systems for one of the first passive houses built in the U.S., mostly conventional materials were used for the building envelope.
Even the hottest-selling plans from a few years ago need updating to match the current trends in residential design. Professiona
Even the hottest-selling plans from a few years ago need updating to match the current trends in residential design. Professional Builder’s House Review team demonstrates how to revitalize past bestsellers.