DOE recently published its draft proposals for the 2018 IECC and is inviting stakeholders to attend an upcoming meeting to encourage communication amongst stakeholders in preparation for the 2018 IECC development cycle.
Alexander Lumber, a dealer with 20 units in Illinois and Wisconsin, announced today it acquired the assets of Peoples Complete Building Center in Watseka, Ill. The store opened today with the Alexander Lumber name.
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has released a common definition of a zero-energy building, also called a net zero energy or zero net energy building, that applies to campuses, portfolios, and communities.
The use of continuous insulation can contribute to improved R-values, as required by building code. The measure of resistance to heat flow through a material’s thickness, R-value is the industry standard for insulation effectiveness.
The future will look a lot like today, with labor shortages and consolidation as key areas of unease, according to a panel of industry experts speaking Sept. 24 at the Florida Building Material Association.