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    The annual Texas Green Home Summit will be held in Irving Feb. 16 and 17.

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    As the first half of the KellyGreen project comes to a close, here’s a look at 11 products from the building’s shell.

  • 2011 Builders' Show Preview

    12 green products from the residential construction industry’s largest event.

  • New + Notable January-February 2011

    New products for green-built homes.

  • New + Notable

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    When it comes to selecting siding, there are lots of options--and no silver bullet. Here's what attributes to look for.