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  • Faux Can Lighting Fixture From MaxLite

    Designed to look like a 6-inch recessed downlight trim kit, the Faux Can is actually a flush-mounted CFL downlight, helping to avoid the heat problems associated with recessed cavities, says the firm. The 26-watt, Energy Star–qualified fixture is available in dimming and non-dimming versions. It...

  • Acadia Chandelier From Sea Gull Lighting

    Compliant with Energy Star, the Acadia chandelier uses six GU24, 13-watt CFLs. The collection’s European rustic design combines comfort and sophistication, according to the maker, and the misted bronze finish is a mix of dark and russet browns that suggests warmth. The champagne seeded glass...

  • SpringLamp Hybrid Bulb From TCP

    The SpringLamp three-way CFL/LED hybrid bulb switches between 19 watts, 30 watts, and a 1-watt LED night light and can be used in table lamps and floor lamps. Lasting an average of 10,000 hours, the three-way CFL/LED is manufactured using lead-free glass, giving the bulb better lumen maintenance...

  • Design Pro LED Under Cabinet Lighting From Kichler

    Design Pro LED under cabinet lighting features an ultra-thin, 1/2-inch profile and provides 40,000 hours of life. The LED chip emits a soft, white light, according to the manufacturer. It is offered in three outputs: a 4-watt, 6-inch-long fixture; an 8-watt, 12-inch-long fixture; and a 12-watt...

  • Structural Insulated Panel System From Insulspan

    Consisting of solid one-piece pre-cut SIP units, the Insulspan Structural Insulated Panel System comes ready to assemble as wall, floor, or roof components, reducing construction time and improving efficiency, the company says. According to the firm, the system’s roof and wall assemblies offer a...

  • Sealection Agribalance Spray Foam From Demilec

    Sealection Agribalance is an open-cell, semi-rigid polyurethane spray foam for residential buildings that contains more than 20% renewable agriculture-based products (refined vegetable oils). The product creates a healthier, quieter, and more energy-efficient environment by providing a high R-value...

  • Sound-Engineered Drywall From Supress Products

    One layer of Supress Sound-Engineered Drywall provides the acoustical performance of up to eight layers of standard drywall, according to the manufacturer, making it ideal for a range of applications, including multifamily properties and home theaters. The panels require no special tools, finish...

  • StructureWall, CurtainWall, and PineClad SIPs From WinterPanel

    The company offers SIPs in three panel types: StructureWall, CurtainWall, and PineClad. StructureWall panels, which replace studs and rafters, are twice as strong as a 2x4 wall, according to the firm. CurtainWall panels, ideal for timber-frame or metal-frame buildings, include an interior skin of...

  • Wireless, Sun-Powered Deck Light From Universal Forest Products

    The Latitudes white solar cap is a wireless, sun-powered light used to accent deck posts and fence posts with ambient lighting. The small solar collector on the cap rests on an LED fixture made of shatter-resistant glass. The solar lens, which becomes fully charged after a full day in the sun, is...

  • Insulated Concrete Forms From Arxx Building Products

    Lightweight and pre-assembled, Arxx ICFs save builders time and money by providing formwork, framing, insulation, a vapor barrier, and strapping all in one step. The completed walls have a thermal resistance of R-22, the maker says. The product provides an STC rating of up to 50 or higher, is wind...