New Rainscreen Product Hits the Market
The 1/2-inch-thick high-density polyethylene panels won't support the growth of...
Net Zero Can Equal Net Gains
HERS scores aside, isn't higher performance when it comes to a home's capacity to...
Framing Lumber Prices are Rising Again Year-Over-Year
Random lengths up 20%, CME framing futures up about 40%.
New Steel System Makes Quick Work of Framing
A Canadian technique incorporates steel framing and precut insulation to create...
Efficiency, Sustainability Top Goals of 2015 Texas Remodeling Projects
The tops in payback were those that improved a home's curb appeal or energy...
Boston Prefab Constructed in Four Months
The nine-module custom home arrived on the jobsite complete with wiring, plumbing,...
New App Eliminates Re-Measuring for Siding Projects
New James Hardie app generates accurate home measurements from smart phone photos.
New Wall Assembly Combines Advanced Framing with Superior Insulation
New system slashes lumber use by up to 25% and eliminates the need for plywood or...
Reverse-Lapped Step Flashing
If step flashing isn’t tucked behind the housewrap on the wall above, rainwater can drain into the walls below