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Passive House Completed Near Boulder
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Passive House Completed Near Boulder

Wool-insulated walls, triple-pain windows and abundant Colorado sunshine make the... More

New Program Aims to Increase Appraisal Accuracy
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New Program Aims to Increase Appraisal Accuracy

HERS scores will be included on appraisal forms in some states. More

Avoiding Bonus Room Callbacks
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Avoiding Bonus Room Callbacks

A room over the garage shouldn’t always be a warranty issue. More

Wind Power Now the Top Renewable in U.S.
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Wind Power Now the Top Renewable in U.S.

Hydroelectric no longer rules the day, according to this report from Green... More

Podcast Explores Home Building's Future
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Podcast Explores Home Building's Future

Free six-part series looks at factory-built construction, panelization, 3D... More

Solar Decathlon 2017: A Sneak Peek
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Solar Decathlon 2017: A Sneak Peek

This fall, 20 collegiate teams will design, build, and operate solar-powered... More

New BIM Roofing Tool Launches
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New BIM Roofing Tool Launches

The free, cloud-based tool combines roofing products and elements into one... More

Unique Steel-Framed House Now for Sale
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Unique Steel-Framed House Now for Sale

Using factory-based production methods and spray foam insulation, the Bone... More

What Are Those Black Diamonds On A Tape Measure?
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What Are Those Black Diamonds On A Tape Measure?

Carpenters must know this, but a whole lot of other people do not. More

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Developer Turns Dental Clinic into Green Home
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Developer Turns Dental Clinic into Green Home

The 1958 medical office in New Albany, Miss., is now a mid-century modern showpiece. More

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