Architectural     

Four Reasons to Use a Light Straw Clay Wall System

Not all wall systems are created equal. Of course, all wall systems are meant to protect the interior of your home from exterior degradation—from moisture, oxygen, or even—in extreme cases—fire. But they also act as support for your home’s insulation….

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Architectural, Energy Savings     

Understanding the Importance of Insulation

Heating and cooling your home makes up about 48% of your energy bill, according to The Energy Department. Of course, these costs are determined by the climate in which you live, the construction of your house, and your family’s energy needs. That…

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Architectural, Window Film     

The Benefits of Decorative Window Film

Glass has become a major design trend for renovating office space, and with good reason. Replacing interior walls with glass for offices, conference rooms, and lobbies can redirect natural light from windows up to 40 feet deeper into a building,…

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Architectural     

These Wild New Skyscrapers Are Building Forests in the Sky

We were just getting used to green roofs—those fascinating combinations of garden and architecture. But now two architects working at opposite ends of the globe are planning even more incredible feats by designing farms and forests designed to live on the face of…

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Architectural     

Radiant vs. Forced-Air: Which is More Sustainable for a Home?

If you’re not in the energy-saving business by trade, the title of this blog probably introduced you to a couple of new phrases. “Radiant?” “Forced-air?” What is this, high school chemistry? Have no fear. The concepts are relatively straightforward. As…

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Architectural     

Four Reasons to Use a Light Straw Clay Wall System

Not all wall systems are created equal. Of course, all wall systems are meant to protect the interior of your home from exterior degradation—from moisture, oxygen, or even—in extreme cases—fire. But they also act as support for your home’s insulation….

  Sponsored by Madico Window Films

Architectural, Energy Savings     

Understanding the Importance of Insulation

Heating and cooling your home makes up about 48% of your energy bill, according to The Energy Department. Of course, these costs are determined by the climate in which you live, the construction of your house, and your family’s energy needs. That…

  Sponsored by Madico Window Films

Architectural, Window Film     

The Benefits of Decorative Window Film

Glass has become a major design trend for renovating office space, and with good reason. Replacing interior walls with glass for offices, conference rooms, and lobbies can redirect natural light from windows up to 40 feet deeper into a building,…

  Sponsored by Madico Window Films

Architectural     

These Wild New Skyscrapers Are Building Forests in the Sky

We were just getting used to green roofs—those fascinating combinations of garden and architecture. But now two architects working at opposite ends of the globe are planning even more incredible feats by designing farms and forests designed to live on the face of…

  Sponsored by Madico Window Films

Architectural     

Radiant vs. Forced-Air: Which is More Sustainable for a Home?

If you’re not in the energy-saving business by trade, the title of this blog probably introduced you to a couple of new phrases. “Radiant?” “Forced-air?” What is this, high school chemistry? Have no fear. The concepts are relatively straightforward. As…

  Sponsored by Madico Window Films