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Energy innovation meets modern warmth for a show home packed with inspiring and useful takeaways for builders everywhere
Jobsite theft costs the construction industry more than $1 billion a year. Some companies are adding a new deterrent to their arsenal of security measures
Farhana Rahman of the New York City College of Technology sands the rails that supports the team's ramp on Day 9 of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon at the Orange County Great Park, Irvine, California, Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. (Credit: Thomas Kelsey/U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon)
Some participating teams constructed homes that address resiliency toward environmental changes and disasters in their respective home regions
Homeowners with hands covered in flour in the kitchen can ask Amazon Echo’s Alexa to brighten the lights
Illustration: Mike Licht/Flickr via Creative Commons
The technology is there, but not the affordability
APA-The Engineered Wood Association’s new online Wall Line Bracing Calculator eases wall bracing by streamlining the process.
In zero-energy-ready homes, all or most of a home’s annual energy consumption can be offset with renewable energy, significantly reducing annual electricity costs.