Weather barriers (or more accurately water-resistive barriers) keep bulk water away from vulnerable building components and allow walls to dry at the same time.
While keeping the existing footprint, the Skygarden House renovation brings a leaky old home close to Passive House levels of performance. ..
The ECO brand Kitchen counter from Cosentino is part of the quartz family but is made with 75% recycled materials. ..
Developed to be used with Uponor pex tubing only, the Milwaukee expander tool will shave tons of time off any plumbing job. ..
The Ontario climate change action plan will invest in renewable energy, green infrastructure and incentives to reduce GHG emissions ..
Compact housing is a great trend but there are tiny house issues that should be considered before you commit to life in one. ..
Odds are that at any given time the air pressure in your house is out of balance and either drawing air in or forcing it out. Learn the causes, the effects and the solutions...
Bring nature into your home with a living green wall, but don't count on it for air purification. ..
Flame retardants are found in almost all manufactured materials. They pose a serious health risk yet are virtually useless for preventing fires...
Living in a recycled shipping container house is not all its cracked up to be. Here is a look at the ups and downs of this housing trend. ..
The BRE Innovation Park will be expanding its facilities to conduct research into advanced building products and technologies..
How to build decks with greater durability - material choices and construction techniques for longer lifespans..