What are the Ramifications of the 2018 Energy Code?
For the most part, the recently approved building energy code will uphold efficiency gains from recent years.
Home Improvement Firm to Pay $11K Over Lead Paint Violations
The EPA claims that Anaheim, Calif., home improvement company Powerstar Home...
What a Trump Presidency Could Mean for Energy Codes
Can President-elect Trump de-regulate the housing industry as he has promised?
Fortified Home Standards Outline Hurricane-Specific Roofing Guidelines
IBHS recommendations can serve as a guide for North Carolina contractors working...
Everything You Should Know About LEED v4
As of last month, LEED v4 became the officially required version for certification...
Three Ways to Streamline Environmental Permits
Permitting mistakes raise costs and cause delays and new legal uncertainties could...
Builders Scramble to Meet California’s Net-Zero Timetable
Some say new regulations could lower the price of energy-efficiency, while others...
Fact or Fiction: Blue-Light Hazard and LEDs
The advent of solid-state lighting in everyday applications has renewed research...
Utilities Integrate to Achieve Clean Water Act Compliance
Water, sewer, and stormwater utilities unite to improve watershed quality.
New Energy Rules for Manufactured Housing
New efficiency rules proposed for manufactured housing would reduce energy...