Radon Mitigation: A Business Opportunity
Radon is easily measured and mitigated, making it a potential add-on service for a home performance contractor.
Natural Gas Is Becoming Less Attractive
Not only is natural gas not as environmentally friendly as we thought, the leakage during extraction, transmission, and storage is much greater.
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Spreading the Green-Building Gospel
By Theresa Gilbride and Jordan Dentz
The manufactured-housing industry may have a reputation for efficiency in terms of cost and time savings, but when it comes to energy efficiency . . . not ...
As 2-D and 3-D modeling to predict building performance becomes more widespread, we need to consider what data are feeding those models. At this ...
By Dana Bartolomei and Michael Bodaken
Integrating Energy Efficiency with Healthy-Home Upgrades
This afternoon at the ACI National Home Performance Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana, three new individuals were inducted ...
By Monica Gomez
For both residential and commercial structures, owners are embracing green innovations for a variety of reasons. Concern for ...
"If integrative design makes you think of blue sky brainstorming and unmet expectations,” remarks Alistair Jackson, principal ...
Customers don’t like waiting around for service—especially when it comes to home repairs. In ...