Green Products

Green Products

A compilation of green products, ideas, and best practices for residential builders and remodelers.



Features
November 01, 2006

Green builders, have we got a match for you. VerdeEnergy.com — a free online Web site — has been matching pre-screened green professionals called Verde Pros with customers who provide their project information through an online survey. Users receive competitive bids from up to four contractors in their area who will contact them personally about their project.

Features
October 01, 2006

Here's a run-down of Green Products that are energy efficient or environmentally friendly.

News
October 01, 2006

With energy prices on the rise, buyers are increasingly attracted to the notion of high-performance homes. Find out what you need to know in order to connect to your customers' deep desire for energy efficiency.

Features
September 01, 2006

NAHB survey indicates total green housing market share will rise to as much as 10 percent by 2010

Features
August 01, 2006

Builders of moderately priced homes can give buyers environmentally sound features for about the same price.

Features
July 01, 2006

How a North Carolina modular builder found his niche.

Features
June 01, 2006

Many builders assume they need a hot, sunny state to even consider installing a photovoltaic (PV) system. While there is a benefit to being in these areas, homes in colder climates may be equally good — or even better — candidates.

Features
September 01, 2005

Building environmentally sound, sustainable homes was once perceived as a quaint but impractical idea for builders in terms of time and money needed to implement on a large scale. Besides, most homebuyers weren't expressing interest in the concept, so what would be the point? Today, more builders seem to be getting the point.

Products

ODL has introduced a new sliding patio door with blinds between the glass that offers homeowners control of light and privacy.

Products

The entire engineered wood product line from Boise Cascade is now available as FSC Chain-of-Custody-certified through the Forest Stewardship Council.

Pages

Overlay Init