Building Science

There are reasons the industry hasn’t fully embraced innovation. And there are ways to get past that.


Advances in heat pump technology allow for healthier, more energy-efficient electric houses.

As demand for healthy home features soars, building science expert Sam Rashkin offers advice for builders on marketing and selling healthy and clean homes.

Builders should highlight these four features to engage with home buyers who care about health and wellness, according to new research from the New Home Trends Institute.

Delaware builder Insight Homes uses a wide array of innovative techniques to achieve zero-energy-ready certification for some 250 homes since mid-2019.