...

Green Building

Professional Builder offers its exclusive research on the current state of the green building market. Their conclusion – green building is here to stay, but finding willing buyers to pay a premium rem...

According to a recent report issued by The Freedonia Group, a market-based research company, over the forecast period, builders and architects will increasingly opt to earn high levels of LEED certifi...

Many people don’t realize it, but cedar actually has a naturally high insulation value. It comes from cedar’s unique cell structure that traps tiny pockets of air. Cedar’s natural insulation value can...

No, we’re not talking about solar panels, although, yes, solar panels could be part of a smart home energy system. Instead, we’re talking about the meaning of the acronym that’s specific to a passive ...

When incorporating a skylight into a roof structure, consider the homeowner’s visual and thermal comfort, as well as the seasonal and daily shifts of available daylight. Aesthetically, you want to mak...

Selling energy efficiency often comes down to numbers – the cost of installation to the anticipated...

That Question Has Many Answers 1.) Lasting Durability – Advanced technology results in deck boards...

Studies have shown that homebuyers are concerned with the environmental impact of home building....

Remodeling a kitchen with an emphasis on going “green” means looking at everything from floor to...

Considering a New Year’s Resolution? How about resolving to become a Certified Green Professional...