A High-Performance Silo Home with Rural Roots
In Bentonville, Ark., GreenSpur’s high-performance Silo model is one of 11 homes...
How Much Is Green Worth?
High-performance homes are the new favorites in D.C.'s home market.
Top 25 Cities for Commercial Energy Star Building Certifications
After five consecutive years at the top of the list, Los Angeles is unseated by...
Four Keys to Designing a Net-Zero Home
Construction blogger Matt Risinger talks about high performance homes and provides...
A Tremendous Treehouse
Cool treehouse design is futuristic and low-impact.
Phrase of the Future: Zero Net Energy
Buildings are getting greener and smarter, with some that consume only as much...
Who's Buying Into Net-Zero Home Building?
Wall Street Journal staffer Kris Hudson canvasses industry pros--including...
7 Sustainable Design Trends From The Living Building Challenge
Seven performance categories of the Living Building Challenge have made their mark...
Do You Understand Home Performance?
In this video segment from the 2014 Remodeling Show | Deck Expo | JLC Live (R|D|J), Jeremy O'Brien breaks down building science principles that provide homeowners knowledge to decipher what goes on in the home, and allow professionals to guide customers in achieving the comfort they seek.
Outcome-Based Compliance Path Approved for the IgCC
The option lets design teams quantify a completed building's energy consumption ...