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ACT D’MAND® Founder Larry Acker Lectures at Oklahoma’s OK Building Summit and Expo

ACT D’MAND® Founder Larry Acker Lectures at Oklahoma’s OK Building Summit and Expo

Several thousand builders, prime subcontractors, superintendents and construction decision-makers recently convened in Oklahoma City for the annual OK Building Summit and Expo.

ACT D’MAND® Founder, a Panelist at 9th Annual San Bernardino County Water Conference

ACT D’MAND® Founder, a Panelist at 9th Annual San Bernardino County Water Conference

Civic leaders and officials from 15 California cities and over 50 water agencies attended the convention in hopes to learn more on how to address the drought conditions and development.

High performance home features high performance fiberglass windows

High performance home features high performance fiberglass windows

For any high performance home, windows are a major factor in the energy efficiency equation.

Necessity, the Mother of Invention, Addresses Water Conservation

Necessity, the Mother of Invention, Addresses Water Conservation

Low-flow toilets, shower heads and fixtures came in to light after the U.S. Codes and Compliances demanded them for new homes in the 90’s, addressing the realization that our water supplies had limitations.

ACT, Inc.’s Press Release: Recent Completions of Two September Contracts (Press Release)

Costa Mesa, CA— Located and manufactured in Southern California, international business ACT Inc. D’MAND® Systems announced earlier this week that their National Builders Program (NBP) signed and finalized two contracts with both the Tri Pointe Group and Meritage Homes in...

Energy Star Appliances and Electronics at the heart of the Proud Green Home of St. Louis

Energy Star Appliances and Electronics at the heart of the Proud Green Home of St. Louis

The owners of the Proud Green Home of St. Louis wanted to make their home energy efficient, and a host of appliances and electronics from LG Electronics are helping them do just that.

Geothermal HVAC meets homeowners' desires for IAQ and comfort

Geothermal HVAC meets homeowners' desires for IAQ and comfort

Geothermal heating and cooling ranks as one of the most energy efficient options for all types of homes.

Home, with some range—extending an energy-efficient hand to builders

Home, with some range—extending an energy-efficient hand to builders

Educating builders to understand the least obvious incentive for turning the plumbing pipes green: it’s an easy way to add value to the home.

Brick and stone deliver durability and indoor air quality for Proud Green Home of St Louis

Brick and stone deliver durability and indoor air quality for Proud Green Home of St Louis

For the family moving into the Proud Green Home of St. Louis, indoor air quality was a high priority.

Supply and D’MAND®: Hot Water Now, Save Energy and Water for Our Future

Supply and D’MAND®: Hot Water Now, Save Energy and Water for Our Future

Within the last two decades, the California Energy Commission, The Environmental Protection Agencies, and the US Department of Energy have collected upon the estimation that one gallon of water coming into a home represents about 30% of a kilowatt/hour, and have put forth efforts to respond accordingly.

Radiant floor heating warms the Proud Green Home of St. Louis

Radiant floor heating warms the Proud Green Home of St. Louis

There's nothing like stepping on a warm floor when you get out of bed or the bath.

The San Bernardino County Water Conference: Drought Sends Water Conservation into High D'MAND®

Answering the question, “How do we balance our development needs with our water needs?”

Floor protection wrap ensures indoor air quality throughout construction

Floor protection wrap ensures indoor air quality throughout construction

The homeowners wanted to reduce the risk of dust and mold in their new high performance home.

On-demand recirculation pump delivers hot water instantly

On-demand recirculation pump delivers hot water instantly

A home is a collection of systems, and making the water heating system work better can save energy costs and make life more comfortable.

Proud Green Home of St. Louis uses EcoDrain for drain heat recovery (video)

Proud Green Home of St. Louis uses EcoDrain for drain heat recovery (video)

The Proud Green Home of St. Louis incorporates a unique device that's designed to stop wasting energy and water.

Green home building focus turning to water conservation

Green home building focus turning to water conservation

As kitchen and bath trends develop, plumbing fixtures and equipment evolve to deliver style while saving water.

ACT D’MAND® Structured Plumbing® applied to Habitat for Humanity homes

ACT D’MAND® Structured Plumbing® applied to Habitat for Humanity homes

For over 15 years, Habitat for Humanity Homes in Southern California has been installing the ACT D’MAND KONTROL® Systems for the efficient water conservation and energy saving measures it provides.

 Production builder uses green demonstration homes for R&D

Production builder uses green demonstration homes for R&D

KB Homes, one of the largest homebuilders in the United States, uses its high performance demonstration homes to refine the building practices and technologies that find their way into production homes.

Southwest’s limited water resources impacted by river contamination

Southwest’s limited water resources impacted by river contamination

Just when you think the negative impact of the severe drought in our nation’s southwest region can’t get any worse, it does.

Water Conservation Measures Applied to Habitat for Humanity Homes

Water Conservation Measures Applied to Habitat for Humanity Homes

An ACT D’MAND Kontrols® Electronic Pumping System was recently installed into a Habitat for Humanity home to educate viewers on the efficiency of the water-saving plumbing enhancement.

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