Category Archives: Radiant Barrier
Energy codes for the building industry have evolved over the years, resulting in the demand for greater efficiency in homes.
This week we’ve been at The International Builders’s Show in Las Vegas with LP Building Products. One of the features
Energy efficiency is nothing new to most architects and specifiers, but for those seeking an easy way to specify efficiency
For more than 20 years, Southern Living magazine has carried out its inspired initiative to build homes around the South
EW: What is the Home Energy Rating System (HERS)? AJ: The HERS Index has become an industry standard in measuring
Frontera Homes, a premier homebuilder based in Cypress, Texas, was founded in 2008 when, as Michael Jones explains, he and
Headquartered in California, Davidon Homes has been building luxury move-up homes for more than 30 years. According to Randy Hensley, director of project development, these homes fulfill the dreams of homeownership and create pride for thousands of homebuyers thanks to Davidon’s innovative design, superb craftsmanship, and attention to detail.
ProSales released its engineered wood product monitor earlier this month, highlighting some key drivers in the engineered wood market. According
Since 2006, hundreds of injured military service members have taken part in Lakeshore Foundation’s Lima Foxtrot program in Homewood, Alabama. The program
Founded more than 40 years ago, John Howard Companies is one of the leading and most-awarded homebuilders in Mobile, Alabama.
Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s William Miller predicts radiant barriers to be the dominant factor in energy-reducing roof systems. In a
The attic accounts for a tremendous amount of lost energy. Homeowners who venture into the space are often hit with
With an increasing focus on green building practices industry-wide, many homebuyers are now seeking houses with energy-efficient features. A number of builders are working to provide their customers with affordable options to help them achieve the lifestyles they desire.
When it comes to constructing a unique project or home, builders need someone to turn to for affordable, customized trusses. Many builders have come to trust K&K Industries because of its reputation for offering quality trusses that are dependable, strong, and easy to use.
Crosland Contractors is one of the Southeast’s leading builders and diversified real estate companies, with a portfolio valued at more than $1 billion. The company’s roots go back to the 1930s when John Crosland, Sr., began building houses in Charlotte, North Carolina. With a commitment to affordable housing, community-oriented development, and responsible stewardship, Crosland’s mission of sustainability is at work at Trinity Commons, one of their current projects.
After the seventh largest recorded earthquake in world history hit Chile in February, Chileans are in the midst of country-wide
Radiant barrier products give California builders greater flexibility in meeting energy codes. Home designers and builders nationwide have always kept
2011 ENERGY STAR® for Home Guidelines To Require Radiant Barrier The EPA recently released the proposed 2011 guidelines for ENERGY
The Ultimate In Affordable Low-Energy Living New research into the most advanced building technology, products and techniques will help evaluate