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  • Grand Award: Truro Residence, Truro, Mass.

    Spatial separation and flexible mechanical zoning help balance seasonal occupancy swings in this custom home overlooking Cape Cod Bay.

  • Power Flush, WaterSense-Certified Toilet From Niagara Conservation

    Niagara Conservation. With full-time 0.8 gpf, the Stealth toilet uses 37% less water than standard high-efficiency toilets. According to the firm, the WaterSense-certified unit's hydraulic technology--a combination of water and air pressure--creates a larger water spot and produces a flush powerful...

  • New + Notable Green Building Products

    Products for sustainably built homes, including recycled-aluminum tiles, LED lighting, an ultra-high-efficiency toilet, bamboo decking, and more.

  • One-Piece High-Efficiency Toilet from Kohler

    Kohler. The company’s first one-piece, single-flush high-efficiency toilet, the Archer uses 1.28 gpf and includes Class 5 flushing technology, which features a 3 1/4-inch flush valve and an efficient, direct-fed jet to maximize water flow. The transitional design boasts beveled edges and a curved...

  • WaterSense-Certified Toilet from Gerber

    Gerber. The WaterSense-labeled Avalanche 1.28-gpf toilet features the XP3 flushing system, which the firm says clears the bowl quickly and efficiently. The unit includes a 3-inch flush valve; a large water surface; a slim-line tank; and a color-matched, side-mounted lever. It comes in white or...

  • WaterSense-Certified Faucet from Sustainable Solutions International

    Sustainable Solutions International. WaterSense-certified Fluid bathroom fixtures operate at 1.5 gpm. The seven-line collection includes Swing, which boasts an undulating form; Fan, Asian-inspired units with a fan-shaped waterfall-like spout; bird-like Toucan; and Sublime (shown), which is...

  • Case Study: Net-Zero Home in Lewisville, Texas, Sets High-Performance Standard

    GreenCraft Builders' latest Texas project blends well with its 60s-era neighborhood, while its high-performance features push the boundaries of modern sustainability.

  • Builders' Show Exhibitors Tout Green Products

    6 products for sustainable homes, including solar shingles, a water-conserving kitchen faucet, and a CFL dimmer.

  • New + Notable

    New products for sustainable homes, including a heat pump water heater, coconut tiles, low-flow toilets, and reflective roofing.

  • As the water supply shrinks, will blue become the new green?

    A look at the looming water crisis and what it may mean for architects, contractors, engineers, and technology suppliers