With solar energy becoming more mainstream in many parts of the U.S., roofing contractors who add photovoltaic installation to their services can greatly expand in their markets.
As insulated concrete forms gain ground in the residential marketplace, contractors and installers are learning about the benefits of this building system.
Despite some reservations in the green building community, spray foam has become one of the top options for creating a tight building envelope for better home performance.
A high performance home starts from the ground up. Keeping water and air out of the places it doesn't belong in the home's envelope goes a long way to make the home more durable and comfortable, not to mention more efficient.
An eco-friendly building is recognized for its gentle impact in a pristine natural setting.
Major milestone achieved for the global green building market as USGBC reaches 12,000th green building project.