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    As vice president of energy efficiency and sustainability at Top 10 production home builder Meritage Homes, Herro has led his company’s mission to bring high-performance homes into the marketplace, and sell them.

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    Nora Lighting. The Diamond Series of LED recessed downlights for new construction, remodels, or retrofits include 4-inch, 5-inch, and 6-inch models.

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  • Softwood Plywood Panels

    Designed for warmer climate locations, radiant barrier foil softwood plywood panels for roof construction can help reduce attic temperatures and contribute to lower utility costs.

  • Security by Design

    Ten years after 9/11, how can design improve security?

  • Study Reports Better Buildings Initiative Would Add 114,000 Jobs

    The Better Buildings Initiative, which looks to increase buildings’ energy efficiency while adding construction jobs, would add more than 114,000 new jobs according to a recent analysis.

  • Puraflo Wastewater Treatment System From Bord na Mona

    The Puraflo Wastewater Treatment System is a natural system that can be used for both on-site greywater and blackwater recycling. Filtered wastewater from a standard septic system is collected and then time dosed (pumped slowly) to percolate through a peat filter media; the treated effluent emerges...