Energy-Efficient Construction

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

The Compromise Between Costly Energy-Saving Features and Utility Savings
Providence Homes Celebrates 1,000th Energy Star Home
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Providence Homes Celebrates 1,000th Energy Star Home

The Jacksonville, Fla., builder has received numerous accolades from the... More

Brickhaus Creates Two Eco-Friendly Cleveland Townhome Communities
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Brickhaus Creates Two Eco-Friendly Cleveland Townhome Communities

Riversouth and 95 Lake are near move-in ready, with all but 13 of 42 total... More

Buried Ducts Are Code-Approved Nationwide
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Buried Ducts Are Code-Approved Nationwide

Builders have three options for HVAC ducts buried within ceiling insulation in... More

Six California Homes that Are Ready for 2020
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Six California Homes that Are Ready for 2020

These ultra-efficient homes are ahead of the state's rigorous zero-energy mandate. More

Efficient Home's Passive Details Add Up to (Net) Zero
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Efficient Home's Passive Details Add Up to (Net) Zero

A San Francisco rowhouse takes a super-tight approach to energy efficiency. More

The Value of Energy-Use Data for Home Buyers
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The Value of Energy-Use Data for Home Buyers

Energy data transparency is the new normal, and builders can adapt by embracing... More

Two New LEED-Certified Neighborhoods Under Way from Maracay Homes
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Two New LEED-Certified Neighborhoods Under Way from Maracay Homes

Homes at Hawthorn Manor and The Preserve at Adora Trails will use 30% to 60% less... More

7 Steps to a More Energy Efficient Home
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7 Steps to a More Energy Efficient Home

From Canada, where they know from winter, some tips. More

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