News - 3 Feb 2006
Residents of Arthur Street in Penrith are celebrating this week as they look forward to saving money and saving the environment with the help of the Cumbria Sustainable Communities Project and Defra's...
News - 24 Jan 2006
A lack of new well-designed family homes for sale could undermine Government
plans to revitalise Britain's inner cities, according to research for the Joseph...
News - 9 Jan 2006
Terry Smith's story is one in a thousand. Almost literally.
Smith is a 35-year-old African-American licensed architect running his own Houston-based firm. What's unique about that? Only...
News - 27 Dec 2005
Arsenic from treated lumber used in decks, utility poles and fences will likely leach into the environment for decades to come, possibly threatening groundwater, according to two research papers...
News - 5 Dec 2005
The drive to build homes for future generations must not be at the expense of good design, Deputy Prime Minister John Prescott warned today.
John Prescott announced the successful bidders for a...
News - 4 Dec 2005
Six local and national organisations joined forces today to promote a “best practice” new sustainable community in Stoke-on-Trent.
English Partnerships, RENEW North Staffordshire, the...
News - 27 Nov 2005
As less fortunate residents of the devastated Gulf Coast look to rebuild, many are searching for new houses that will be able to weather the next storm.
They're studying house styles and...
News - 22 Sep 2005
Cheryl Burt had the choice of buying a carbon monoxide (CO) alarm or the toy truck her son Zachary had wanted for his birthday. Nearly 10 years later, she still has the truck, but she lost her son --...
News - 21 Sep 2005
Expected changes to fire legislation will require those responsible for premises used by the public to take action to prevent fires, and protect against death and injury should a fire occur.
News - 5 Sep 2005
Economists for the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) today released the following report on how the destruction spawned by Hurricane Katrina could affect the price and supply of building...