There's strong growth in trades working with energy-efficient products
As long as there’s a temperature difference and some height, the air is churning
A remodeled 30-something Florida house radiates new style, energy, and up-to-the-minute design genius
Past year sees nearly 30% jump in home solar activity
With a vision toward creating truly durable homes, this Maryland remodeler focuses its efforts on educating clients and providing a range of sustainable options
Solar can be a lucrative business for those adept at navigating the politics involved
Remodeler Chaden Halfhill reflects on his greatest goal: to work on projects that bring about change and influence how we build
The economics of energy retrofits are in the news again. How is payback calculated, and are we even asking the right question?
This simple smartphone accessory offers a handy, affordable way to generate thermal images
Energy efficiency in a home needs to be thought of as one entity rather than independent products
Curious to learn more about energy-efficiency certification programs and related resources? Here's a sampling
When certifying a remodeling project, it’s important to find the program that best suits your needs. Here's an overview of the options
The Energy Star label helps sell windows, but the criteria used to determine those ratings on that label have changed
Remodeling experts respond to a study claiming that weatherizing a home costs more than it saves
New findings from a multi-year test Building Science Corp. conducted in collaboration with manufacturers and other industry partners
The retrofitted homes researchers analyzed only saved less than half the price of the improvements
Wanting to go off the grid may also mean an additional shopping trip to the local appliance store.
Ultra-efficient Energy Star Version 6.0 windows are here, but are homeowners willing to pay the higher prices?