A 1938 Modernist masterpiece was rescued from ruin with a major renovation. The project honored historic details but added upgrades such as a geothermal heat pump, spray foam insulation.
Blue Sky Building Systems teamed with architect Jim Jennings to create the Desert 2 steel house made with panels fabricated offsite. It was built in 5 months and incorporates a variety of sustainable building techniques.
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True North Log Homes uses sustainably grown timber for its homes and incorporates building techniques to ensure a tight thermal envelope. Here's a look at the Citadel III floor plan.
A demonstration home by Honda will showcase the technology behind net-zero energy living, including a vehicle charging station powered by solar panels.
Since 2010 Grayhawk homes has exclusively built Energy Star rated homes in Georgia, Alabama and Iowa, in prices from the $110s to the $350s. The company is working to bring high-performance homes to the value-oriented home buyer.
Take a look at some of the building science techniques behind the walls of the Proud Green Home at Serenbe. The home is designed to be 55 percent more energy efficient than a home built to the minimum energy code requirements.
Building professionals, green home advocates, residents and many others toured the pre-dry wall phase where builder Luis Imery presented some of the building science behind the walls.
Brookfield Homes as unveiled its "Home Evolved" line up of homes that deliver high performance as well as a high level of livability for active families.
While not everything was finished, the first U.S. Active House opened its doors to the public on March 9.
The Proud Green Home at Serenbe is under construction by the Imery Group. The home is designed to be a net zero residence that produces as much energy as it uses.
In San Diego, homeowners Justin and Stacy Brown remodeled their garage into an energy-efficient guest house.
Tiny homes, as small as 84 square feet, are part of the tiny home movement across the U.S.
At Cornell, indoor turf areas are an oasis for students seeking relaxation during finals week.
The beauty of sustainable landscaping is unmatched.
Stainless steel is waning in popularity, as appliance manufacturers are debuting new colors. Check out the latest white ice finish from Whirlpool and GE's new matte slate finish.
Make your kitchen more eco-friendly by using sustainable flooring, cabinets, water-saving devices and more.
If you've ever dreamed of riding on an oversized three-wheeled toilet seat powered by poo, now you'll get your chance. Toto debuted its Toilet Bike Neo and the motorcycle runs on biofuel, aka animal waste and sewage.
Beautiful, modern design and eco-friendly fixtures are easy to combine when remodeling your bathroom.