Lessons from the 2013 Solar Decathlon
The Europeans enjoyed their day in the sun at the 2013 Solar Decathlon in Irvine,...
EHDA Grand Award: Primera Terra
The condo community achieved LEED-Platinum thanks in part to its walkable urban location.
A pioneering house fares well during sustainability's ascent.
Retrofit Turns Energy-Guzzling Home into Energy Producer
A Massachusetts renovation is the eighth in the country to meet the stringent 1,000 Home Challenge.
Case Study: Big Idea in Santa Fe
Ultra-efficient demonstration home proves that low-impact living can be a high-end experience.
BUILDER’s 10 Favorite Houses of 2011
Many of our favorite homes from this year are beautiful, a lot are clever and innovative, and some are just plain cool.
10 Common Failures in LEED for Homes Projects
Green rater's tips help building pros ace their final inspection.
The Water-Efficient Home
Guidelines for reducing water use in your projects.
A Better Green Building Standard?
The Passive House uses 83% less energy than the average home.
Builders’ Show Products, Day 2
9 new products, including tankless water heaters, off-grid backup generators, and lightweight fireplace surrounds.