Wood is a natural material with no off-gassing and no treatment necessary.
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A wood floor will need to be sealed and protected but many products have a detrimental effect on air quality.
Find healthy and durable flooring that is right for you.The following is list of the pros and cons, durability,cost and lifespan of various flooring materials.
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Rigid foam boards are not all the same. You will need to choose between polyisocyanurate, EPS and XPS. Choosing wrong may lead to premature failure of your b...
Drainage planes and air spaces: Siding installation tips so your walls can dry.
Despite the good intentions, Earthships in cold climates can't work because they contradict the laws of physics.
Finding used building materials on classified lists and through online brokers
Recycled building materials can add character to a home while you save money and reduce building waste in landfills.