It calculates your solar energy savings. Plug your address into this new Web app to find out what your roof can do for you.
Boyce looks at the trade-offs between super energy-efficiency and livability in his analysis of Pure Blue, Brookfield Home's latest energy-efficient demonstration home.
Sustainable builders and architects share their go-to green products and ways of working.
Six new tech-oriented home products received an enthusiastic response at the Pittsburgh Home & Garden Show.
Meet the house plan that won the energy-efficient category in the 2015 HOWIEs.
The 5 types of resource-efficient water heaters now available and how they can save you energy, water, and money.
Thanks to a successful public-private partnership to rebuild New Orelans after Hurricane Katrina, the city offers lessons in energy efficient home building.
What you can learn from so-called Passive House Design -- i.e. houses with very low energy use -- and apply to the building of any home.
FreeGreen's entire library of energy-efficient plans is now part of the Houseplans.com inventory.
Interest in adapting the shipping container esthetic for home design is a growing trend.
Architect/Sculptor/Furniture Designer Olle Lundberg's cabin in the Northern California woods.
A getaway cabin prototype inspired by farm structures and built at the Strathmore Mansion in North Bethesda, Maryland.
Selecting the right windows and lighting is essential for an energy-efficient home.
Straw bale building now part of national building code -- basic information about this construction method.
High performance windows and doors are key elements in the passive design of the Karuna House.
Explaining how electric and hydronic radiant heat in floors works, and the basic ways to use it.