A special first-look event was held recently in Atlanta for “Beyond Zero”, a documentary in development on the life of Ray Anderson. The founder and chairman of global modular carpeting manufacturer INTERFACE is widely heralded as one of the pioneers and primary influencers in the pursuit of conscious capitalism as it relates to sustainability.
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The 3 IN 1 ROOF system using heat-dispersing material to increase efficiency when solar environment is at its hottest--and least efficient.
Founder and chairman Bob Fincher used part of his summer vacation to tour Midwest companies that are championing the integration of green technologies and tactics into our homes and other buildings. Here's what he found.
Green approach contributes efficiency, value, sustainability risk
Blocks used to help structures endure Mother Nature's fury while still promoting appealing aesthetics
World Environment Day spotlights pending dangers, encourages everyone to minimize usage
As high summer dawns, these affordable, easy-to-use products can make you more comfortable...and frugal.
Solid foundation improves home's function
Countertops, in particular, are having a real moment today as homeowners focus on decluttering surfaces for a sleek and tidy kitchen post-renovation.
Community of townhomes expected to open later this year
Balanced air strategies boost home air quality
The Foundations program is a perfect next-step for learning how to implement Cradle to Cradle Certified within a company.
U.S. manufacturers used more than 1.8 billion pounds of recycled glass in the production of residential, commercial, and industrial thermal and acoustical insulation.
Annual event revamped with stronger focus on high-performance building
This home reflects what what the builder has learned so far about creating living spaces focused on good health, well-being, energy-efficiency, water-efficiency, durability and social and environmental restoration."
So appealing is the tiny house, that many adventurous DIY-ers have set out to build their own tiny home.
CLT construction is an economically and environmentally conscious alternative to steel and concrete construction.
With residential building in New York City undergoing a bit of a boom, some developers are seeing the value of offering green and sustainably designed housing.