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Improving efficiency, occupant comfort key as building envelopes tighten
Duct leakage in residential homes costs consumers $25 billion each year.
High performance design incorporates fresh air flow for comfort, indoor air quality, and efficiency.
To ensure the Proud Green Home of Louisville performs according to plan, it's being wrapped in insulation. The foundation incorporates foam forms, and most of the walls are insulated concrete forms as well. Builder Sy Safi of UberGreen Spaces &...
Insulating the foundation is one of the first steps to creating a quiet, comfortable, efficient home.
Energy recovery and heat recovery ventilators are taking their place in the high performance building tool kit.
The latest Proud Green Home will rise in Louisville as part of the sustainable Norton Commons community.
Whole home ventilation isn't restricted to new home construction.
The 2015 Greenbuild Unity home, erected in just a few days on the expo floor, was designed to show case the state of the art of affordable high performance home building.
As building codes call for tighter homes, continuous ventilation helps keeps occupants comfortable and saves energy.
For any high performance home, windows are a major factor in the energy efficiency equation.
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 heating and cooling ranks as one of the most energy efficient options for all types of homes.
For the family moving into the Proud Green Home of St. Louis, indoor air quality was a high priority.
There's nothing like stepping on a warm floor when you get out of bed or the bath.
The homeowners wanted to reduce the risk of dust and mold in their new high performance home.
The Proud Green Home of St. Louis incorporates a unique device that's designed to stop wasting energy and water.
The next generation of building professionals toured a new high performance home to learn about technology and design.
As homes are becoming more tightly built, proper ventilation is increasingly critical for optimal indoor air quality.
Starting with the architectural design, the Proud Green Home of St. Louis reflects the desire for a high level of indoor air quality, as well as energy efficiency and an inviting refuge for the family.