As the ductless HVAC market is predicted to grow to more than $9 billion by 2020, more building professionals are seeing the value for their projects.
One of the key energy-efficiency strategies for the Proud Green Home of Louisville is the use of geothermal heating and cooling.
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Mini split systems offer options for tough HVAC situations, such as a historic home or a retrofit situation.
With more homes being built to Passive House and other standards, builders have new options for high performance windows available in custom options.
As technology reaches further into homes, building professionals will have to be educated to select and integrate the right products for the job.
The Proud Green Home of Louisville uses whole-home water filtration to provide fresh water to every fixture and appliance.
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There's a new option for Passive House and Energy Star windows on the market.
Clean water is more in demand than ever, and fortunately there are some easy-to-use technologies that make managing water easier.
Storm water management gets easier with a new alternative to permeable concrete solutions.
As the shortage of clean water continues, the drive to be able to reuse water is leading to innovations in the market.
Enthusiasm for geothermal heating and cooling is gaining ground among builders, contractors and homebuyers alike.
Designing and installing a geothermal system requires a new set of skills from HVAC contractors.
With a growing interest in comfortable home heating, builders and contractors can add geothermal heating and cooling to their offerings for demanding homebuyers.
The secret to a building professional's success is finding the right partners for geothermal heating and cooling systems.
Residential builders and remodelers who have experienced the pain of job delays or callbacks for squeaky subfloors will soon have access to a combination of subfloor products to combat squeaks.
Home insulation strategies should include protecting below-grade walls and foundations from potential moisture damage and energy loss.
By including continuous exterior insulation in a wall assembly, builders can deliver a better performing home.
12 test homes are revealing some of the secrets behind the best wall systems.
ASHRAE's Max Sherman says consumers focused on sustainability are helping push developers and manufacturers to generate solutions that have less environmental impact.
The National Association of Home Builders’ 2016 New American Home features a whole-home water filtration system from Environmental Water Systems.
With water quality making headlines across the country, there's reason for people to be concerned about the safety of their drinking water.
The bottled water trend costs people money, and doesn't deliver better water.