Preparation is the key to making your home remodeling project a major win instead of a fail.
Leave the lights on and you could still save money – if you have the new $5 LED bulb.
Buying a green home can be more complicated, so here are some questions you should ask to make the transaction go smoothly.
Check out the hottest trends that are shaping home design in 2015, from the return of olive green to an obsession with metallic accents.
This winter has been one of the harshest on record, and for many communities, the first day of spring didn't bring much relief.
As more energy efficient homes are built, HVAC contractors need guidance in specifying the right system for the home.
Homebuyers everywhere are usually faced with the problem of where to buy, when to buy and should they buy a new home or and older one.
Check in on the winners of the CertainTeed 2013 Living Spaces Facebook Home Makeover Video Contest, who won a $75,000 exterior transformation of their home.
An innovative home performance pilot program is increasing insight into the most cost-effective ways to maximize energy savings in residential new construction.
Small problems can add up to big energy bills if you don't take care of them right away.
The Building Performance Institute, Inc. (BPI) has introduced an online resource for homeowners who care about the comfort, health and safety of their homes.
For the greatest potential return on investment, homeowners should choose upgrades instead of major remodeling projects, according to the Appraisal Institute.
Now accepting video entries, the hugely popular annual Living Spaces Home Makeover Contest encourages homeowners to creatively showcase their wish lists for a dream house exterior redesign.
Residents of energy efficient apartments save an average of $54 a month, or $648 annually, on their electricity bills, according a Housing Virginia study.
The Energy Star Home Advisor tool will recommended, customized and prioritized home-improvement projects to save energy and money.
From lower prices for solar power to an explosion of ductless mini split HVAC options, high performance home trends continue to develop.
Imagine leaving the windows open all winter long - the energy loss, cold drafts and wasted energy. Overlooked holes in the home can have the same effect
Pipes seem to break at the worst possible time, when no one is home, usually during the winter when freezing temps strain plumbing systems.
From the toilets at Sochi to former Mayor Bloomberg’s pro-plumber sentiment, it’s safe to say the year was “flush” with interesting toilet talk.
Take a look at the Top 10 blog posts for 2014 on ProudGreenHome.com.