Quieting Noisy Ductwork Quieting Noisy Ductwork

A few simple choices can help keep machine noise and crosstalk out of living areas. Read more

How to Protect Your Envelope With Service Chases

Smart builders are disentangling their wiring, plumbing, and mechanicals from their high-performance shells. Read more

Go Ductless Go Ductless

Mitsubishi Electric's new ductless HVAC system meets demand for low loads, high efficiencies. Read more

Balancing air-conditioning supply and return Balancing air-conditioning supply and return

For best performance, air-conditioning supply and return airflows should match. Read more

Single Piping Run Single Piping Run

The New American Home 2012 employs a single piping run for cold water and fire suppression. Read more

Smart Meters Alone Not Enough to Reduce Homeowners' Energy Use

Study shows that smart metering has the greatest impact when combined with systems that display real-time information to the home. Read more

California’s PEX Battle Continues

Court orders removal of PEX plumbing from the state’s plumbing code, effective July 1. Read more

Tech Spec: Light at the End of the TunnelTech Spec: Light at the End of the Tunnel

Lutron unveils new interactive systems, as business returns to environment control... Read more

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