A handful of sustainable features are now showing up in the typical single family home this year, according to the NAHB.
From passive and resilient design strategies to interactive, high-performance facades, each of the 10 residential projects honored in the 2014 AIA Housing Awards tout high-performance features.
There is growing awareness of the need for safer structures.
An Austin designer provides an efficient, accessible design for his multigenerational family.
Nearly a quarter of single-family builders installed energy-producing equipment such as geothermal heat pumps and photovoltaics in new construction projects last year, according to NAHB.
The NRDC's Philip Henderson talks about the challenges and developments in sustainable building valuation and financing.
An 1889 workingman’s cottage is sustainably renovated into a spacious family residence—with its original charm intact.
New study finds reductions in both indoor and outdoor water use.
A traditional barn-like exterior combines with an extensive list of sustainability-boosting details in this high-performance home.
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