HVAC to Whole-House Performance Contractor?
Guidelines and best practices for making the profitable transition into whole-house work.
So you want to be a home performance contractor? Well, listen now to what I say: Just get a blower door and take some time and learn how to test. (with apologies to the Byrds) [continue reading]
What does FSC certification mean for the future of sustainable lumber? [continue reading]
Necessity may be the mother of invention, but intense frustration is often its coparent.That was the experience of Tony Woods, president of Canam Building Envelope Specialists and Zerodraft, ... [continue reading]
A contractor shares his odyssey toward considering himself - and advertising himself as - a green builder. [continue reading]
Tired of telling your kids to turn off the lights? Now you may no longer have to—if you live in California. With the introduction of California’... [continue reading]
Shortly after taking office in 2009, President Obama launched the Open Government Initiative, an effort to increase transparency, participation, and ...
The Greater Cincinnati Energy Alliance (GCEA)—a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Better Buildings Neighborhood Program partner—...