EEBA summit to help builders, manufacturers connect

EEBA summit to help builders, manufacturers connect

Organizers: Eliminating annual expo in favor of one-on-one meetings enables participants to learn from each other about high-performance development.

Wellness and Asthma Prevention in the Home

Wellness and Asthma Prevention in the Home

In a staggering statistic, nearly 26 million Americans suffer from asthma, including more than 7 million children.

Nationwide Tap Water Report Details Pollutants in Virtually All U.S. Public Water Systems

Nationwide Tap Water Report Details Pollutants in Virtually All U.S. Public Water Systems

The disturbing truth is that, all too often, a glass of tap water also comes with a dose of industrial and agricultural contaminants.

Create and Conserve: The Next Step in Homes that Are Smart About Energy

Create and Conserve: The Next Step in Homes that Are Smart About Energy

Eco-friendly building concepts and technologies that ten years ago were novel, untested and prohibitively expensive, have been refined and made more affordable.

Unique presentations to bring high energy to high-performance summit

Unique presentations to bring high energy to high-performance summit

PechaKucha looks to spur ideas through 'electric' approach

Tiny Homes: Secrets to Layout & Interior Design

Tiny Homes: Secrets to Layout & Interior Design

One of the trickiest parts when it comes to making tiny house livable is solving the puzzle of layout and interior design.

Concerns About Drinking Water Rising Along with Temperatures

Concerns About Drinking Water Rising Along with Temperatures

Summer months mean rising temperatures and more outdoor activities, making it even more important to ensure members of your family are properly hydrated.

How Millennials are Changing the Housing Market

How Millennials are Changing the Housing Market

Tightened inventory, difficulty receiving credit and lower than average salaries have kept many of these buyers out of the market, but most economists see that as a temporary setback.

Where Does Your Town Rate in the  3rd Annual Ranking of America's Sweatiest Cities?

Where Does Your Town Rate in the 3rd Annual Ranking of America's Sweatiest Cities?

For those dreading the long, hot summer days, there are easy and affordable options to help keep your cool this season.

Green Homes in Texas Add $25,000 Resale Value, Study Finds

Green Homes in Texas Add $25,000 Resale Value, Study Finds

In Texas, new homes built to LEED standards command an 8 percent premium.

EEBA takes summit to new level

EEBA takes summit to new level

Annual event revamped with stronger focus on high-performance building

Water-Efficient Products Reduced U.S. Home Water Use by 140 Billion Gallons since 2007

Water-Efficient Products Reduced U.S. Home Water Use by 140 Billion Gallons since 2007

According to recent research, while high-efficiency toilets that use 1.6 gallons per flush or less have been on the market since 1994, 21 percent of residential toilets still in service in water-stressed states are non-efficient.

Check Out the Top 10 Neighborhoods for Green Homes

Check Out the Top 10 Neighborhoods for Green Homes

Homes with green features sold for $33,894 more than the median sale price of all homes in the cities Redfin analyzed.

Behind Closed Doors: Survey Takes A Fresh Look At What Your Fridge Says About You

Behind Closed Doors: Survey Takes A Fresh Look At What Your Fridge Says About You

One in four U.S. consumers hide junk food in the back.

Habitat for Humanity Dedicates State-Of-The-Art Green Home

Habitat for Humanity Dedicates State-Of-The-Art Green Home

The home is a three-bedroom, 1400-square-foot center-entrance colonial.

Lennar Launches Smart Home Designs with Amazon Alexa

Lennar Launches Smart Home Designs with Amazon Alexa

Wi-Fi CERTIFIED Home Design brings a standardized approach to new residential Wi-Fi network design to help ensure whole-home connectivity.

Remodeling Secret: Homes with Blue Bathrooms Sell for More than Expected

Remodeling Secret: Homes with Blue Bathrooms Sell for More than Expected

A fresh coat of paint in the right color may help sell a home for more money.

Hard Water vs. Soft Water - Which Do You Have? (Infographic)

Hard Water vs. Soft Water - Which Do You Have? (Infographic)

Water hardness and softness has nothing to do with its touch and feel.

HVAC Q&A: Mini Splits on the Move

HVAC Q&A: Mini Splits on the Move

Once the domain of add-on HVAC for remodeling or additions, ductless mini splits are now moving into the mainstream.

Solar Screens Beautify Homes as Well as Save Energy (Video)

Solar Screens Beautify Homes as Well as Save Energy (Video)

The new screen utilizes custom printed graphics and gives the visual appearance of Plantation Shutters from the outside,

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