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Siding and Window Installation Goes High Tech Siding and Window Installation Goes High Tech

Customized wall measurement tool will enable more accurate diagrams for exterior projects. Read more

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Reach Out to Green-Minded Buyers

High-performance homes can set you apart from the competition. Read more

Green Builders Must Battle for Fair Market Valuation Green Builders Must Battle for Fair Market Valuation

Sustainable, energy-saving homes don't always appraise for what they're worth. Read more

Some Customers Don't Care About Green Features

Many builders believe that their buyers are not interested in sustainability. Read more

How-To Install New Drainable EIFSHow-To Install New Drainable EIFS

New “drainable EIFS” that have backup drainage to let water out if it leaks past the outer skin. Read more

Greenbuild LivingHome Brings Together an All-Star Team Greenbuild LivingHome Brings Together an All-Star Team

The demonstration home's team of experts brings modular design and construction to the LEED Platinum, Cradle To Cradle-inspired LivingHomes model. Read more

Green Builders Cope with Installation and Labor Headaches

Many sustainable construction techniques come with a steep learning curve. Read more

2014′s Most and Least Energy Efficient States2014′s Most and Least Energy Efficient States

In light of National Energy Awareness Month, Wallet Hub stats and rankings meister Richie Bernardo measured the energy efficiency of cars and homes in each of 48 states. Read more

The Roof of the Future The Roof of the Future

The metal roofing system helps heat and cool buildings, produces electricity for the grid, and harvests rainwater. Read more

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