The performance gain is due to the addition of Insulfoam Platinum graphite polystyrene (GPS) insulation.
As building codes come to emphasize insulation and air sealing, home builders are looking for affordable wall systems.
Builders can shift costs in a building design to where it delivers the most performance with a new wall system from BASF.
At the 2015 PCBC, the largest homebuilding trade show representing the west coast region 18 products were named to the Parade of Products Awards.
The Proud Green Home at Serenbe has been named a DOE Zero Energy Ready Home Housing Innovation Award Winner for 2014 in the Custom Category.
The U.S. Department of Energy recognized the Proud Green Home at Serenbe as the first DOE Zero Energy Ready Home in the state of Georgia.
A home in Houston will stay cool through the hottest months of summer without paying a dime for electricity. That's the goal for a new 4,500 square-foot home that will offer energy self-sufficiency without sacrifice. The home -- dubbed SmartLux...
Found out what makes this net-zero home a favorite of green building fans.
It is often easy to dismiss the slightest hint of a draft from a light switch or outlet box. Or, the small amount of air movement from an entrance door.
Deep green demonstration home honored for high performance and architectural style.
The Proud Green Home at Serenbe was selected by the NAHB as the Project of the Year: Single Family - Small Volume. The award was presented at the annual International Builders Show (IBS) to builder Luis Imery of the Imery...
Indoor quality was a top priority in the home's design.
Behind the walls, building science makes all the difference.
Home design reflects the natural setting for the best performance and comfort.
Techno-speak won't do the trick for busy homebuyers.
Before he can instruct consumers on the advantages of high-performance homes, Manson Peppers needed to be schooled himself. That’s why he visited the Proud Green Home during its opening weekend Aug.
The Proud Green Home at Serenbe launches a new vision of green home building.
Story and photos by Steve Arel. Inside the Proud Green Home at Serenbe, you’ll find no salespeople. No being peppered with information and questions.
Leading-edge green building themes are revealed to open house visitors.
9 themes reveal the thoughtful design that went into this Great Green Home.