Energy efficient design through common sense approaches to seals, HVAC, water use, and the selection of appliances and fixtures.
Selecting the right windows and lighting is essential for an energy-efficient home.
Straw bale building now part of national building code -- basic information about this construction method.
High performance windows and doors are key elements in the passive design of the Karuna House.
Building an energy efficient house begins with orientation to the sun and taking advantage of thermal mass.
A new house in a rugged and isolated location is designed for energy independence.
Cost-effective ways to use passive solar heating to warm your new home.
Explaining how electric and hydronic radiant heat in floors works, and the basic ways to use it.
Newsflash: 40- and 60-watt incandescent bulbs are no more.The new LED replacements last much much longer.
Announcing Sarah Susanka's innovative new 2 bedroom 2 bath Not So Big Bungalow plan.
An innovative cottage plan by architect Nir Pearlson.
Touring the energy-efficient, light-filled house of husband-and-wife architectural team Buzz Yudell and Tina Beebe.
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