Case Study: New Development Focuses on Advanced Energy and Water Conservation
Zero-energy townhomes make up the first WaterSense-certified multifamily community in the U.S.
CertainTeed introduces Sustainable Insulation™ -- Serious Green
Green products are great for the environment – but they have to perform. When the name on the package is CertainTeed, that's not a concern. Our new Sustainable Insulation™ features recycled and renewable content. Click here to learn more.
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Building Better Homes by Mark LaLiberte
GREEN BUILDING – SMART BUILDING – BEGINS WITH BUILDING BETTER HOMES
Used by thousands of builders, architects, remodelers, and subcontractors, Building Better Homes shows you how to apply the latest in green building science ideas to residential construction. Using a whole house systems approach, learn how to design and build high-performance homes. Click here to learn more.
The architecturally inspired dwelling is primed for solar PV, a greywater system, and LEED-Platinum certification.
Innovations in manufacturing and recycling bring asphalt composition shingles into green building markets.
Three experts argue for using advanced building systems to meet new standards and reduce overall costs.
The third public comment period begins March 1 for 20 days of input from green building pros on improvements and updates to the LEED rating system.
A new study evaluates the health impacts of climate mitigation strategies in the housing sector.
EcoHome Magazine Digital Edition
Take a look at the January/February digital edition, including a report on low-energy, low-carbon green building techniques popular in Europe and an overview of a LEED-Gold retreat for injured servicemembers and their families. Also included are an in-depth look at low-emitting adhesives, the winner of the 2012 Hanley Award, and the launch of our yearlong Vision 2020 research initiative.