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Katie Gloede

Katie Gloede

Katie Gloede is on the Radar Desk Data Studio team working with Metrostudy to integrate housing data across the Hanley Wood brands. 

Katie Gloede's Posts

A Tiny Room Built from a Tree Trunk A Tiny Room Built from a Tree Trunk

If existing in a small space is sustainable, doing it with the reuse of a tree trunk has to be one of the lowest impact lifestyles around. Read more

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Method Homes and Elemental Design Team Up to Build Affordable, Sustainable Prefab Homes Method Homes and Elemental Design Team Up to Build Affordable, Sustainable Prefab Homes

Available in six floor plans, new modular designs from this collaborative effort offer a number of streamlined sustainable features at affordable prices. Read more

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New Devices Generate Energy from Evaporation New Devices Generate Energy from Evaporation

Researchers at Columbia University have developed small devices capable of generating a renewable form of electricity from evaporation. The devices could be built larger scale and eventually create a form of energy that is not only completely renewable, but keeps moisture close to earth as evaporation increases with climate change. Read more

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A Downside of Daylighting A Downside of Daylighting

Maximize options for glazing on a building façade can be the best option to reduce heating and lighting costs, but as a Duke University green building has found, bird deaths are an unintended consequence of a lot of glazing. Read more

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The Top 5 States for Tiny Homes The Top 5 States for Tiny Homes

Where are the best places to build tiny? Many state regulations and lack of resources prevent easily owning and living in a tiny house, but a few are jumping right on the tiny trend and making it easier for people to live in small, sustainable homes. Here are five states with a wealth of builders, communities, and resources all in favor of welcoming members of the tiny house movement. Read more

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