Energy Efficiency

Durolast, the world's largest manufacturer of custom-fabricated roofing systems, has created an interactive infographic on managing condensation in a roof system.

The Applied Building Technology Group has developed a new tool to aid and simplify the design of code compliant steel stud walls. 

What's the best attic insulation? That depends on your definition of "best". What's going to perform the best is definitely not the most cost-effective way to insulate an attic.

At the 2018 International Builder’s Show (IBS), builder Jordan Smith produced the following video to share what he sees are opportunities for innovating the way homes are built.

Boral Roofing, a subsidiary of Boral USA, has assembled a slate of products to increase energy efficiency to home and commercial roofing.

Energy efficiency is Ed Scherrer's passion. He was recently asked to be part of a project with South Dakota State University to provide the exterior insulation technology for a passive house.

From advanced insulation foams to multiwall cladding, this next generation of high-performing materials will help accelerate energy-efficient design.

The Air Barrier Association of America (ABAA) certified the Rmax ECOMAXci Wall Solution for use in commercial buildings.

Kingspan Insulated Panels has been named a winner in the Smart Energy Decisions Innovation Awards. The company took the top prize in the commercial energy efficiency technology category for its Journey to Net Zero Energy project.

Material Sciences will spin off first and be headquartered in Dow Chemicals' home of Midland, Michigan, according to company officials. Specialty Products and Agriculture will be created "shortly" after and will based in Delaware, the company says.