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  • Green Insulation System From Knauf

    Knauf. The KISS system combines the manufacturers EcoBatt insulation or Jet Stream Ultra blowing insulation and a new water-based elastomeric sealant, EcoSeal. Applied to interior framing and sheathing seams, the sealant dries to a flexible, tough film to create an air barrier. It contains no...

  • Kitchen & Bath Show Product Preview

    9 green-minded products from this year's expo.

  • The Week in Green: April 16-22

    A roundup of green building news, including solar panels increase home values, affordable LED bulbs, and Hawaii rebate program runs dry.

  • Basement Finishing System From Arxx

    Arxx. The ICFs manufacturer now offers reFIT, a basement finishing system that provides for a finished wall assembly R-value of 13.9. The expanded polystyrene panels interlock vertically and install easily using metal base track, corner panel connectors, and wall clips and shims; embedded...

  • Energy Star-Certified Doors From Therma-Tru

    Therma-Tru. Entry doors in the Classic-Craft Canvas Collection are made with smooth fiberglass and shipped ready to paint. The Energy Star–certified doors come in five styles—two-panel square top, two-panel plank soft arch, four-panel arch top, five-panel, and one-panel plank Craftsman—and with...

  • Green Label Plus-Certified Carpet From Bentley Prince Street

    Bentley Prince Street. Clodagh Natural Slate, a re-colored version of the companys wool flat weave, features an 80%20% wool-nylon blend. It includes Protekt soil/stain protection and comes in 10 colors. It is Green Label Plus certified. 800.423.4709. www.bentleyprincestreet.com.

  • Pulte Offering Solar for Active-Adult Communities in Arizona

    New Del Webb developments are two of 10 in which the production builder offers photovoltaics.

  • FSC-Certified Recycled-Content Flooring From EcoTimber

    EcoTimber. Woven Poplar flooring is made from 100% FSC-certified recycled furniture scraps kiln-dried and cold-pressed with a hardening resin, and is free of added urea formaldehyde. The tongue-and-groove planks measure 3 7/8 inches wide by 72 7/8 inches long by 9/16 inch thick. Nail- and...

  • Termite-Resistant Composite Fencing From Lifetime Lumber

    Lifetime Lumber. The company now offers privacy fencing and pergolas made with its composite lumber, which provides the look of wood but is resistant to rot, moisture, and termites. The material is crafted using SCS-certified 60% recycled content in the form of fly ash. Privacy fencing comes in...

  • Folding Glass Wall System From NanaWall

    NanaWall. The SL70 thermally broken aluminum-framed folding glass wall system is now offered with triple low-E insulated glazing for a U-value of 0.30 and an SHGC of 0.24. The Energy Star–rated units are available as a floor-mounted system in more than 50 stacking configurations. 888.411.6262...