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  • Eco-Friendly Fireplace Gemstones From FireCrystals

    For use in indoor or outdoor natural gas fireplaces, eco-friendly FireCrystals have the lowest fine-particulate emissions per unit of heat delivered, the maker says. As a direct replacement for gas or wood logs, FireCrystals emit all the beauty of a burning fire without releasing soot or ash into...

  • WhisperComfort Spot Energy Recovery Ventilator From Panasonic

    The WhisperComfort spot energy recovery ventilator (ERV) is the first ceiling-insert ERV available in the U.S. Using two ducts, the fan exhausts stale air and brings in fresh air from outside. Its low-rate continuous run helps ensure that VOCs and other indoor air pollutants are vented out and...

  • Solar Domestic Water Heating System From Rheem

    Designed to simplify installation, the SolPak all-inclusive active solar domestic water heating system comes with a heat exchanger tank, solar collector panels, a controller, multi-speed pump, thermal expansion tank, and other items. Collector panels are certified by the Solar Rating and...

  • 10 Resource-Savers From the Kitchen/Bath Industry Show

    Energy-efficient appliances, water-sipping showerheads, recycled-content countertops, and more.

  • Green Products From the 2009 International Builders' Show

    Four of the Builders' Show's many eco-friendly products.

  • Edge 60 Pellet Fireplace by Quadra-Fire

    Debuting at IBS, but rolling out in the second quarter, the Edge 60 is the first-ever pellet fireplace. Specifically designed for supplemental home heating, the Edge 60 delivers 60,000 BTUs and can warm more than 2,500 square feet of living space. Advanced Energy multi-fuel pellet technology allows...

  • Green Building Products From the 2009 International Builders’ Show

    Products from Kohler, KlipTech, Whirlpool, Everpure and more.

  • Builders' Show Product Picks, Day 3

    More product finds from the International Builders' Show in Las Vegas.

  • Builders’ Show Product Picks, Day 2

    Products from Armstrong Cabinet Products, Leviton, Koma and more.

  • Protecto Shield Air Vapor Moisture Sheathing by Protecto Wrap

    A pre-laminated air barrier panel system for exterior waterproofing and weatherproofing, factory-assembled Protecto Shield Air Vapor Moisture sheathing marries a 4-foot-by-8-foot panel of DensGlass Gold with 40-mil-thick self-adhering butyl hybrid waterproofing membrane and a white tri-layered...