Top 25 Eco-Friendly Football Schools
Using pre-season results of AP's Top 25 NCAA Football poll as a base,...
U.S. Students Win International Sustainable Design Competition
Teams from Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Architecture and Clemson...
HERS Becoming Default Building Standard
With green rating systems quickly outpacing codes, and builders searching for a way to distinguish their products in the marketplace, the HERS rating is becoming the default standard.
Accentuate the Positive
Salutogenic design may be the key to turning sustainability into more than a...
Green Building Can Be Sensible and Cost-Effective
Sustainable building experts at PCBC provide tips for going green without breaking the bank.
Selecting Low-E Windows
Low-E glazing is marketed under a variety of names: SunBlocker, Sun-Coat, SunGate, and ComfortGlaze to name a few. Although it's clear that these products have something to do with energy efficiency, the name doesn't really tell how one might perform compared to another.
Structural Insulated Panels
By now familiar to most builders, SIPs are made from expanded polystyrene (EPS) or...
Spray In-Place Insulation
Most residential structures are insulated with fiberglass batts because they are a...
Home Design With SIPs
Paul and Peggy Dunckers' residence in Wilson, Wyo., is the kind of house you might...