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


Here are practical tips on getting the best look and sound from the various WFH video conferencing platforms.

Energy efficiency continues to be a motivator for home improvement projects, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's American Housing Survey.

Approximately 12 million American homeowners said in 2019 they'd recently completed energy-efficient upgrades to their homes, translating into improvements for 15% of U.S owner-occupied housing. Overall, such projects accounted for 27% of U.S. remodeling activity in that period.

The high point for such home investments in recent years was 2015, when 20% of homeowners said they had added energy-efficient features within the past two years, representing 34% of home improvement activity. 

For more detailed data on U.S. housing, visit the U.S. Census Bureau's American Housing Survey

The pandemic’s continued influence is having an impact on the functionality and appearance of the exterior space, as well as how the industry views color palettes.

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