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Rick Schwolsky

Rick Schwolsky

Rick Schwolsky, construction manager for the 2015 Greenbuild Unity Home, has worked in the residential construction industry for more than 40 years with a special focus on high-performance homes. Before joining Hanley Wood in 1993 as BUILDER’s construction editor and later launching EcoHome magazine, he was president of Grafton Builders, a successful custom home building company in Vermont. 

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2015 Greenbuild Unity Home is Unveiled 2015 Greenbuild Unity Home is Unveiled

The ultra-sustainable panelized home is on its way to the show in Washington, D.C., where it will be open to attendees. Read more

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Greenbuild Unity Home Takes Shape Greenbuild Unity Home Takes Shape

The 2015 Greenbuild Unity Home is aiming for LEED v4 certification, which emphasizes total water efficiency more than previously and requires adherence to Energy Star’s latest version as a prerequisite. Read more

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Construction Starts on the 2015 Greenbuild Unity Home Construction Starts on the 2015 Greenbuild Unity Home

This year’s Greenbuild demonstration home is a case study in integrated design and construction – and Unity Homes’ montage planning and production process is at the heart. Read more

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Meet the Sustainability Team for the Greenbuild Unity Home Meet the Sustainability Team for the Greenbuild Unity Home

Ambitious goals, demanding standards, and an expert team define performance specs and product selections. Read more

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BUILDER Assembles All-Star Team for 2015 Greenbuild Unity Home BUILDER Assembles All-Star Team for 2015 Greenbuild Unity Home

The industry's top thought leaders, visionaries, and veterans will design and build the breakthrough demonstration home for the 2015 Greenbuild Conference. Read more

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