Sustainability

High-performance home building seems like a daunting feat, but simple tricks can go a long way. We’ve put together six pieces of advice from award-winning home builders on how to build and sell healthy, cost-effective homes.

An Arizona company has devised a homebuilding system that creates an entire structure out of lightweight foam covered with a cement composite.

After surveying hundreds of home shoppers to find out what they most want in their homes, Tri Pointe Homes announced several new standard offerings.

Huber ‘Best of Social’ award-winner Joel McIntosh uses his platform to learn from like-minded builders, while training young talent in building science best practices.

Swidget Smart Controls marries smart device automation with Panasonic’s indoor air quality management—but the modular product does much more than that.

In its latest white paper, national design firm Mary Cook Associates takes a scientific approach to pinpoint four essential areas to increase residents’ health and wellness.

The New York-based climate technology company electrifies and decarbonizes buildings—more than 1,200 of them so far.

The way a house is designed has a great impact on the user experience—good or bad. What are some ways that builders can consistently deliver good housing design? Sam Rashkin shares 50 best practices from his comprehensive framework of Housing 2.0.