Green Design

The most popular planned clean-energy purchases in the next year are LED light bulbs (31 percent of homeowners), followed by smart thermostats double- or triple-pane windows, hybrid cars, and Energy-Star rated hot water heaters.

March 10, 2014

Data reveals vast majority of Americans support renewables, 73 percent open to receiving clean energy from a provider other than their utility.

March 06, 2014

Free webinar will address what works to meet consistent levels of performance?

February 06, 2014

Research reveals most owners of green homes would purchase another.

November 22, 2013

The program is backed by the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) as part of their Green Certified Professional (GCP) program and is incorporate into the training.

July 23, 2013

Four members of Neil Kelly Company's design-build team have completed Earth Advantage’s first remodel certification training

Owens Corning, sustainability report, 2012, goals, 2020, environmental footprint

Owens Corning reports achievement of seven environmental footprint goals

June 25, 2013

In its 2012 Sustainability Report, released Tuesday, Owens Corning announced that it has met all seven of its original 10-year environmental footprint goals, while improving safety for the 11th consecutive year. The report also revealed measurable progress toward the company’s 2020 sustainability goals.

March 25, 2013

A bill to reform the EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair, and Painting Rule was recently introduced in the U.S. Senate.

March 08, 2013

The National Association of the Remodeling Industry applauds the re-introduction of S.484, the Lead Exposure Reduction Amendments Act of 2013, to amend the EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair & Painting Rule.

August 03, 2012

The ruling is preliminary and would not take effect until later this year.

October 04, 2011

Survey shows they see environmental goals as important, but worry about getting products


April 2014

This Month in Professional Remodeler

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Ultimate Kitchen Confidential

25 New Products from D&CW 2014


The classic Edwardian design features ball and claw feet, available in a number of finishes.


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