News - 11 Aug 2005
Shortages of serviced lots and associated rising costs have become critical
problems that are expected to push new home prices up in much of the country,
according to a new national survey....
News - 2 Jun 2005
A University of Ulster
researcher is at the cutting edge of innovative technology designed to make
homes smarter. Dr Juan Carlos Augusto, a lecturer in the School of Computing
News - 16 May 2005
Whether it's the nostalgia of retro-glamour or the clean, sleek lines of ultra-modernism,
the latest trends from this week's Kitchen and Bath Industry Show bring high-tech
News - 18 Jul 2008
Researchers at Purdue University
have overcome a major obstacle in reducing the cost of "solid state lighting,"
a technology that could cut electricity consumption by 10 percent if widely...
News - 14 Feb 2008
With the "green" movement leading the way, increasingly
conscientious Americans also want to eat better, improve their home
environment and escape to the great outdoors. Hundreds of new...
News - 30 Nov 2007
U.S. homeowners have just one month to utilize a
soon-to-expire federal tax credit aimed at encouraging home energy
efficiency. The tax credit, created by the Energy Policy Act of 2005,
News - 9 Nov 2007
Alta Log Homes, a leading builder
of “green” log homes for over 35 years has gone one
shade greener with its elegant Greenbriar model, which has received the
first U.S. Green Building...
News - 9 Jan 2007
Imagine the luxurious sensation of stepping on wonderfully warm floors this
winter instead of tiptoeing across icy cold tiles. While flooring materials
such as ceramic tile, marble and stone...
News - 21 Sep 2006
SpeedHeat®, a world
leader in the electric radiant floor heating industry, recently unveiled their
Generation4 floor warming systems in the United States. SpeedHeats...
News - 3 Jun 2005
Save money and keep your cool this summer by saving energy. As part of the
Department of Energy’s (DOE) continuing outreach and education efforts, here
are some easy, energy saving tips that...