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Energy-Efficient Lighting: The State of the Art for Today's Green and Sustainable Home

Energy-Efficient Lighting: The State of the Art for Today's Green and Sustainable Home

Technology is helping consumers light their homes more efficiently, but the different technologies and their pros and cons can be confusing. Learn the basics of task lighting, accent lighting and general lighting; how to choose the best bulb for your needs; and the lates in green lighting solutions.

Type: Guide




Increasing Home Lighting Efficiency with Flexible Solutions

Increasing Home Lighting Efficiency with Flexible Solutions

Sensors, timers and dimmers can all help control home energy costs and improve lighting consumption.

Type: White Paper




Harmony Interior Acrylic Latex

Harmony Interior Acrylic Latex

With Harmony interior acrylic latex paint, you get excellent quality with the ultimate in "green" performance.

Type: Brochure




AuroRa

AuroRa

AuroRa is a pre-programmed, wireless lighting control system that provides remote control of lights in and around your home.

Type: Brochure




Spacer System: Infrared Preset Lighting Controls

Spacer System: Infrared Preset Lighting Controls

Spacer System is your solution to creating and recalling several lighting scenes at the touch of a button.

Type: Brochure




HomeWorks and Sivoia QED

HomeWorks and Sivoia QED

This brochure from Lutron demonstrates how HomeWorks and Sivoia QED systems combine to enhance every room, every hour of the day.

Type: Brochure




HomeWorks QS

HomeWorks QS

HomeWorks QS not only integrates the control of all your interior and exterior lighting needs, but also integrates with other manufacturers for audio-visual and HVAC control, and HomeWorks QS does all of that while saving energy.

Type: Brochure




Duration Home Interior Acrylic Latex

Duration Home Interior Acrylic Latex

Duration Home interior acrylic latex paint is an environmentally-preferred paint from Sherwin-Williams. Not only is this paint low VOC and low odor, but has a superior washability that earned this product the GreenSure designation.

Type: Brochure




RadioRA 2

RadioRA 2

RadioRA 2 is a wireless, light control system that provides convenient and intuitive control of lights, shades, appliances, and temperature in a single room or throughout a whole home. It installs easily, programs quickly, and operates reliably thanks to Clear Connect RF Technology.

Type: Brochure




Vierti Single-Touch Dimmer

Vierti Single-Touch Dimmer

The Vierti dimmer by Lutron redefines the style and function found in today's lighting controls and allows you to set the mood in a room with the slightest touch or slide of your finger.

Type: Brochure




Abella and Ceana Dimmers and Switches

Abella and Ceana Dimmers and Switches

If you've ever turned off the light in your bedroom and then run into every obstacle on the way to your bed, or if you've ever had trouble finding the bathroom light switch in the middle of the night, then the Abella and Ceana products are right for you.

Type: Brochure




Choosing the Best Light Source for Your Application

Choosing the Best Light Source for Your Application

The most common lighting sources for residential applications are incandescent, halogen, compact fluorescent (CFL), and light-emitting diodes (LEDs), and each of these lighting choices performs differently in the performance categories to be considered when selecting lighting.

Type: White Paper




Maestro Collection of Dimmers and Accessories

Maestro Collection of Dimmers and Accessories

Lutron has the lighting solutions to help you optimize energy performance in your home as well as enhance your life with the convenience and comfort of light control, and the Maestro collection does both.

Type: Brochure




Maestro Wireless

Maestro Wireless

Using Clear Connect Radio Frequency (RF) Technology, Maestro Wireless gives a single Pico wireless control the power to control up to 10 Maestro wireless dimmers and switches at distances of up to 100 feet.

Type: Brochure




The Economics of Dimming

The Economics of Dimming

Lutron residential dimmers save energy and money in electric costs and are priced so that they pay for themselves in 1 to 2 years.

Type: White Paper




Broan Heating Products

Broan Heating Products

Broan spot heaters deliver efficient heat right where it's needed. No need to heat your entire home when you simply need a bit of comfort in the bath or another room.

Type: Catalog




Verve Vacancy Sensor Tech Sheet

Verve Vacancy Sensor Tech Sheet

The Verve Vacancy Sensor makes additional energy savings possible by automatically shutting off lights in unoccupied areas. The Verve sensor combines photovoltaic and radio frequency technologies for wireless and battery-less operation. This distinctive design makes installation easier and virtually maintenance free.

Type: Fact Sheet




Verve Decorator Switches

Verve Decorator Switches

Unlike conventional switches, the Decorator switches use energy-harvesting radio-frequency technology. The simple act of turning a switch “ON” or “OFF” generates enough energy to transmit radio signals to any number of linked receivers within range (up to 300 feet).

Type: Fact Sheet




Broan Ventilation Solutions

Broan Ventilation Solutions

Broan has ventilation options for every home and budget. Proper ventilation has two main components.

Type: Catalog




Verve Thermostat

Verve Thermostat

By applying energy-harvesting, radio frequency technologies to heating and cooling controls (HVAC) the Verve thermostat enables wireless temperature control. Designed with energy savings in mind, the Verve thermostat integrates with the Verve lighting control systems for single switch control of...

Type: Fact Sheet




Verve 10-Channel Controller Tech Sheet

Verve 10-Channel Controller Tech Sheet

The Verve 10-channel controller is designed for quick and easy programming of receptacles and wide variety of lighting functions that range form on/off and timing to pathways and scenes. Each Verve controller is hardwired to line voltage and controls up to 10 light, fan and receptacle loads.

Type: Fact Sheet




Verve Wireless Switches Tech Sheet

Verve Wireless Switches Tech Sheet

Unlike conventional switches, Verve switches utilize energy harvesting, radio frequency technologies to control lighting, receptacles and temperature. The simple act of turning a switch on or off generates enough energy to transmit radio signals to the 10-channel controller across distances as great as 300 feet.

Type: Fact Sheet




Cooler Attics Made Possible By The Sun (And Broan).

Cooler Attics Made Possible By The Sun (And Broan).

Broan solar-powered attic ventilators (SPAV) operate without fuel, waste, or pollution. Lower attic temperatures mean less ambient heat makes its way into your home's living space.

Type: Catalog




Broan: Choose From A Full Line Of Energy Star Qualified Range Hoods From The Experts

Broan: Choose From A Full Line Of Energy Star Qualified Range Hoods From The Experts

Braon Energy Star qualified range hoods meet Green Building program requiremnts from USGBC, LEED, NAHB, and Energy Star with energy effieicnt motors and compact fluorescent lights.

Type: Catalog




Broan Ventilation Fan Catalog

Broan Ventilation Fan Catalog

This 52 page catalog for Broan ventilation fans includes detailed product information on the entire line of ventilation fans for residential and light commercial use.

Type: Catalog




Daltile: Protected By Design

Daltile: Protected By Design

Daltile products can help qualify under many of the industry's leading green building programs. Specifically, Daltile can help with improved indoor air quality and the use of environmentally preferable materials.

Type: Brochure




Daltile: Rittenhouse Square

Daltile: Rittenhouse Square

The classic colors of Rittenhouse Square are inspired by the landmark's 17th century history and make for a collection of long established and stylish looks perfect for creating a timeless, elegant look for your home.

Type: Brochure




Gold Seal 400 Expanding Soft Foam Insulation

Gold Seal 400 Expanding Soft Foam Insulation

Gold Seal 400 is a portable, expanding, soft foam dispensing system. The foam expands 100 times its initial volume in seconds and is cured in 30-60 seconds.

Type: Fact Sheet




Controlling LEDs

Controlling LEDs

LEDs are the new, hot item on the shelf, and everyone wants to use them, but often they don't know how. LEDs are good for general illumination, but at times the light is more intense than needed or desired, but they can be dimmed with the right technology.

Type: White Paper




ICYNENE Insulation MD-C-200

ICYNENE Insulation MD-C-200

ICYNENE MD-C-200 is a high performance, 2 pound, closed cell spray foam insulation.

Type: Fact Sheet




BioBased Insulation: Choose an insulation that benefits you and the environment

BioBased Insulation: Choose an insulation that benefits you and the environment

BioBased Insulation spray foam is an effective insulation that forms an air barrier around your structure that seals and insulates in one step.

Type: Fact Sheet




ICYNENE Insulation: LD-C-50

ICYNENE Insulation: LD-C-50

ICYNENE LD-C-50 is an open-celled, light density spray foam insulation. LD-C-50 provides insulating R-Value along with air barrier performance, minimizing heat gain and loss.

Type: Fact Sheet




Knauf ECOBATT Thermal/Acoustical Insulation

Knauf ECOBATT Thermal/Acoustical Insulation

Knauf EcoBatt Glasswool insulation is made with ECOSE Technology and contains a high concentration of sand, an abundant renewable resource, and it contains at least 30% recycled bottle glass bonded with ECOSE Technology.

Type: Guide




The Bold Look of Kohler: C3 Toilet Seats

The Bold Look of Kohler: C3 Toilet Seats

Long viewed as essential to a healthy lifestyle as diet and exercise, good hygiene contributes to our peace of mind as well as overall well-being, and Kohler makes it easy to bring cleanliness, comfort and convenience to your daily routine.

Type: Brochure




CertainTeed MemBrain The Smart Vapor Retarder

CertainTeed MemBrain The Smart Vapor Retarder

CertainTeed MebBrain vapor retarder 'breathes' allowing moisture to escape, lowering the risk of moisture related problems in the building envelopes.

Type: Fact Sheet




ICYNENE Insulation: LD-R-50

ICYNENE Insulation: LD-R-50

ICYNENE LD-R-50 is a renewable based spray foam insulation and air barrier material. LD-R-50 is an environmentally preferable product, made from castor oil material, that insulates and air seals in one step for maximum energy savings.

Type: Fact Sheet




Building Dimmers vs. Building Power Plants

Building Dimmers vs. Building Power Plants

This simple 8 page white paper by Dr. Ian Rowbottom illuminates why it is 4 to 22 times more expensive to build electric generating capacity than it is to conserve capacity through the use of dimmers.

Type: White Paper




CertainTeed Fiber Glass Insulation: So Much Depends On You Choosing The Right Insulation

CertainTeed Fiber Glass Insulation: So Much Depends On You Choosing The Right Insulation

Insulation's effectiveness is measured in R-Value. R stands for the insulation's resistance to heat flow. The higher the R-Value, the greater the resistance to heat flow and the greater your home's potential for saving both energy and money.

Type: Guide




ICYNENE Insulation: MD-R-200

ICYNENE Insulation: MD-R-200

ICYNENE MD-R-200 is a medium density spray foam insulation and air barrier material.

Type: Fact Sheet




Knauf Insulation: We Didn't Choose Brown, It Just Came Naturally

Knauf Insulation: We Didn't Choose Brown, It Just Came Naturally

Knauf EcoBatt insulation provides a cost effective thermal and acoustical barrier of energy efficient construction. Knauf offers a full line of standard and high density insulation in a variety of widths, R-Values, densities, and facings.

Type: Fact Sheet




Purist Kitchen Faucets

Purist Kitchen Faucets

With easy-to-use features and a modern style, this Kohler product will complement any kitchen with a simple yet sophisticated look.

Type: Brochure




The Bold Look of Kohler: Kitchen Faucets

The Bold Look of Kohler: Kitchen Faucets

Kohler offers kitchen and prep sink faucets, as well as beverage faucets and pot fillers in styles that carry unique features and outstanding benefits.

Type: Brochure




CertainTeed InsulSafe SP: Been Awhile Since You Felt This Comfortable?

CertainTeed InsulSafe SP: Been Awhile Since You Felt This Comfortable?

InsulSafe SP fiber glass blowing insulation is a cost effective way to add needed insulation to your home.

Type: Brochure




The Bold Look of Kohler: In the Kitchen

The Bold Look of Kohler: In the Kitchen

This brochure from the Kohler line of Kitchen products does more than just show you beautiful pictures because planning your dream kitchen requires more than just dreaming.

Type: Brochure




Kelston Bathroom Faucet Collection

Kelston Bathroom Faucet Collection

Inspired by 19th century European design, Kohler's Kelston faucet collection coordinates perfectly with traditional decor as well as a home with more transitional style.

Type: Brochure




The Bold Look of Kohler: Inspiration for Bathrooms and Kitchens

The Bold Look of Kohler: Inspiration for Bathrooms and Kitchens

From striking designer room settings to individual product details, this brochure gives a broad overview of Kohler bath and kitchen products.

Type: Brochure




Delta Faucet 2010/2011 Residential Green Brochure

Delta Faucet 2010/2011 Residential Green Brochure

Delta Faucet is one of the first in the industry to qualify for the EPA WaterSense program and in doing so they meet the standard of between 20 and 40 percent reduction in water usage.

Type: Brochure




Moen Eco-Performance Brochure

Moen Eco-Performance Brochure

Moen received the 2010 WaterSense Manufacturer Partner of the Year Award. WaterSense, a partnership program sponsored by the EPA, promotes water efficiency, and awards a special label that helps consumers identify water-efficient products and programs that meet water efficiency and performance criteria.

Type: Brochure




Loure Bathroom Faucet Collection

Loure Bathroom Faucet Collection

The Loure faucet collection from Kohler combines an ultra-modern profile with innovative functionality and includes lavatory faucets, pressure-balancing and thermostatic shower components, and bath fillers to meet all your bathroom needs.

Type: Brochure




The Bold Look of Kohler: Elevance Rising Wall Bath

The Bold Look of Kohler: Elevance Rising Wall Bath

Kohler is committed to designing products that simplify life without compromising style. Kohler's latest innovation, Elevance Rising Wall bath is a stylish alternative to institutional-looking accessibility options and is designed to fit a standard five-foot alcove.

Type: Brochure




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