Builder Tony Penna shows how to install Fox Buck, designed to replace lumber and vinyl bucks, on his job site in Malibu, California.
One of the key energy-efficiency strategies for the Proud Green Home of Louisville is the use of geothermal heating and cooling.
Sponsored by: Enertech Global, LLC
In the Net Zero Zone at Greenbuild 2015, companies demonstrated their ability to operate from renewable energy at the Washington Convention Center.
Cork left over from the wine bottling process is re-used for cork wall coverings that deliver acoustic and energy-efficiency benefits.
As building codes come to adopt exterior continuous insulation requirements, new options with familiar products are entering the marketplace.
The Proud Green Home of Louisville uses whole-home water filtration to provide fresh water to every fixture and appliance.
Sponsored by: Environmental Water Systems
As building codes incorporate continuous insulation, homebuilders are looking for techniques that won't add labor costs.
As building codes call for tighter homes, continuous ventilation helps keeps occupants comfortable and saves energy.
Recirculation pumps can slash wasted water and energy, and also deliver hot water right when home occupants want it.
The Fox Buck is a fully integrated, continuous insulation window and door buck for residential and commercial applications. When installed properly, the concrete barrier protection is continuous around the entire opening.
Builders know the devil is in the details, and window and siding sealant can help get those details right.
Sales of smart home devices will exceed 20 million units by the end of 2014 and increase to 36 million units by 2017.
When it comes to kitchens, experts say that form should follow function.
For any high performance home, windows are a major factor in the energy efficiency equation.
The exterior walls of most homes have insulation between the wood studs inside the wall. However, wood studs let tons of energy out - this is called thermal bridging.
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.
A 3-D printed home borrowed some traditional modular home concepts to demonstrate advancements in energy management.
There's nothing like stepping on a warm floor when you get out of bed or the bath.
As homes get smarter, there’s a greater integration with mobile devices and appliances to improve comfort and reduce energy use.
According to the CDC, there are 10 million children and 18 millions adults that suffer from asthma in the U.S.