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Five Technologies That Will Change The Way Houses Are Built

Five Technologies That Will Change The Way Houses Are Built

There are innovative, new technologies that are poised to influence the building industry according to John Ellis, a managing director of...

Solar Energy Proves to Be a Viable Source for Emergency Relief

Solar Energy Proves to Be a Viable Source for Emergency Relief

It was a transaction concocted on Twitter — and in a few short weeks, declared official: Tesla is helping to...

Blower Door Testing and Why You Need One?

Many people look forward to selecting paint colors, countertops and appliances when designing their new homes. One other item that...

Builder Spotlight: Greenhill Contracting

Builder Spotlight: Greenhill Contracting

Zero Net Energy Homes are setting the standard for homebuilding in the 21st Century. Through the use of state of...

10 Tips for Choosing and Working with a Builder

10 Tips for Choosing and Working with a Builder

You may have heard horror stories about problems with builders, budgets spiraling out of control and sites left half-finished. But...

Safer, Stronger Homes: Reducing Your Risk During a Natural Disaster

Safer, Stronger Homes: Reducing Your Risk During a Natural Disaster

With the Hurricane Harvey devastation in Houston and the impending doom of Hurricane Irma en route, we thought it would...

8 Ways to Boost Your Home Value

8 Ways to Boost Your Home Value

Looking for ways to increase the value of your home? Whether you’re getting ready to sell your home or want...

Classroom to Field Training at the Pressure House in Long Island, NY

Classroom to Field Training at the Pressure House in Long Island, NY

Participants at the Pressure House field training in Long Island, NY.   As part of the multi-year effort to train...

Air Sealing Best Practices and Code Compliance for Multi-Family Area Separation Walls

Air Sealing Best Practices and Code Compliance for Multi-Family Area Separation Walls

Air sealing in buildings reduces energy consumption and in multifamily settings it can also reduce the migration of noise and...

5 Home Buying Trends of 2017

5 Home Buying Trends of 2017

Privacy was buyers’ top goal when searching for a home, followed by fulfilling familial needs, stability and financial investments Justin...

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