The Wood Wars Continue
Lack of lumber industry support from the LEED certification standard has long been...
Using More Wood Could Cut Carbon Emission and Fossil Fuel Use
A new study asserts that increased forest harvest could reduce global carbon...
When Good Intentions Go Bad
Wood chosen for its environmentally preferable properties is rotting in Make It Right homes in New Orleans, sparking debate about the use of new—and green—building materials.
How It's Made: Oriented Strand Board
From the forest to floors or walls, a look at oriented stand board (OSB)...
Product: Expanded Transcend Decking Collection by Trex Co.
Trex has expanded its Transcend decking line to include a new light-brown shade...
Product Review: Bamboo Flooring
One of green building's 'poster-child' products, bamboo has come a long way from...
The manufacturer’s new Heritage Timber Edition is a line of FSC-certified wood flooring that replicates the patina of reclaimed distressed barn wood.
New + Notable
Reclaimed wood tiles, a drainable housewrap, and more.
Reclaimed-Wood Windows and Doors
Chem Link. Chem Link’s WallSecure is a polyether-based, solvent-free, nonhazardous...