News - 16 Feb 2009
Americas Watchdog's Homeowner Consumer Center is expanding its national investigation of imported Chinese dry wall, because of the potential health risks associated with this product. Initially...
News - 8 Sep 2008
Two buildings on the 5,300-acre site of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Brookhaven National Laboratory have each been awarded a LEED silver rating by the U.S. Green Building Council. LEED stands...
News - 12 Feb 2008
AquaBlok, Ltd., manufacturers of innovative composite particle materials, announce the approval of a product formulation that has been used successfully for the repair and sealing of certified...
News - 11 Jan 2008
This year many homeowners are adding a new commitment to their list of New Year's Resolutions: go green at home. Alongside pledges to quit smoking, exercise more, and spend more time with friends...
News - 5 Oct 2006
This year’s drought conditions throughout North Texas and the Central Plains have raised homeowner concerns about foundations problems, but a plumbing industry expert warns other issues may lurk...
News - 27 Sep 2005
Moisture Warranty Corporation (MWC), the nation's leading moisture warranty company for protecting residential properties from moisture intrusion, has announced its new MoistureFree Warranty for...
News - 6 Sep 2005
From elaborate floral garlands to simple but elegant wreaths, when it comes to holiday décor for the front door, style matters.
JELD-WEN, the world’s leading manufacturer of reliable...
Article - 1 Apr 2003
Production of polyurethanes is examined including the production of items such as foams, moulded foams, continuous slabstock, rigid foams, thermoplastic PUs in addition to the health and safety...
Article - 28 Mar 2003
The ability of brick and masonry walls to insulate against sound transmission is an important design characteristic
News - 19 Jul 2005
Homeowners beware: this year's prolonged drought not only can make your lawn turn brown, it can also cause costly structural damage to your house.
The dryness can cause buildings to abnormally...