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  • European Trends Heat Up American Kitchens

    Painted and exotic-wood cabinets, appliances boasting wireless connectivity, and hands-free faucets are some of the hot trends from overseas, says The Home Depot’s trend and design expert.

  • Compact Induction Cooktop From Summit Appliances

    Summit Appliance. Designed for space-challenged kitchens, the SINC424220 220-volt 24-inch-wide induction cooktop fits into a 23-inch-by-20-inch cutout. The appliance offers four burners, 10 power settings, and a Schott Ceran easy-to-clean surface. Like other induction cooktops, the unit’s...

  • Talk of the Town

    Richard Tyler lost everything in Katrina, but rebuilt his life with the help of a "Porchdog."

  • The Week in Green: March 12-18

    A roundup of green building news including the 10 most innovative energy companies in the U.S. and the predicted rise of wind turbine installations.

  • The Week in Green: Feb. 19-25

    A roundup of green building news including a thermoelectric refrigerator prototype and the Senate energy efficiency bill.

  • The Week in Green: Jan. 29-Feb. 4

    A roundup of green building news including Energy Star’s new tier and the world’s most efficient solar cells.

  • Water-Saving Dishwasher From Bosch

    Bosch. The 800 Plus dishwasher uses as little as 1.5 gallons of water per cycle, 70% less than average dishwashers, and operates at an industry-leading 180 kWh per year, according to the company. The Energy Starrated unit includes a triple filtration system; an improved load sensor; a four-part...

  • October Legislative Update

    A roundup of local, state, and federal legislation and government news affecting green home building.

  • New + Notable Green Products Fall 2010

    10 new products for sustainable homes, including recycled-content tile, a vehicle charging station, and an ultra-efficient dishwasher.

  • Home Appliance Industry to Develop Sustainability Standards

    By creating a lifecycle-based standard for home appliance sustainability, the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers aims to provide a helpful tool for the public.