News - 6 Aug 2009
A 1930s house built in 2008 is about to undergo the first of three energy efficiency upgrades which will ultimately convert an energy inefficient house into a zero carbon home designed to meet the...
News - 6 Nov 2008
Fluffy pink rolls of fiberglass. For years, it was the first thing that came to mind when we thought of insulation in walls and attics.
Today, green is the new pink.
More and more, eco-friendly...
News - 4 Feb 2008
The Colorado Governor’s Energy Office (GEO) and Denver-based building materials manufacturer Johns Manville (JM) today announced they have teamed up to insulate GEO’s new office space as...
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 - 3 Sep 2007
An innovative wall panel system is gaining widespread attention in the construction industry from commercial building contractors and residential builders, as well as from building owners. The system,...
News - 10 May 2007
Zero carbon, wind turbines, solar panels - are you confused? Help is at hand with RIBA Architect in the House, offering homeowners the opportunity to speak to a local architect about design issues,...
Article - 9 May 2003
Building Regulations Approved Document B – Fire Safety – contents and associated pdf files.
News - 11 Jan 2006
Builders and contractors are constantly seeking ways to build better homes and improve the overall building envelope. They're demanding building products that provide superior performance and...
News - 2 May 2005
G-P Gypsum, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Georgia-Pacific Corporation, recently announced that it will donate its DensArmor® Plus Interior Wallboard for the first EarthCraft green certified house...
News - 6 Nov 2014
Soon to be one of the venues for the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto, Canada, the CIBC Pan Am/Parapan Am Aquatics Centre & Field House (PAAC) will host competitions during the largest...