Energy Efficiency & Building Science News
GP's patent-pending ToughRock Fireguard 45 Gypsum Board is the only standard 1/2-inch interior wallboard to be enhanced with fire-resistance properties for use in a 45-minute UL classified fire rating.
UL, the global safety science global company, has published a new white paper that forecasts some of the upcoming changes in sustainable building.
Chicago-based window and siding contractor, Greg Burnet, shares tips and techniques, and provides insight into the tools that work for efficiently siding homes.
Helping builders achieve net zero is Dow’s latest initiative. Lauren Hunter stops by to learn about the company is incorporating renewables into their product line, in addition to whole-house solutions to prevent water and air infiltration.
As one of the nation’s leading distributors of building products, BlueLinx will make it possible for Boral to cultivate its customer base in the upper Midwest.
The provisions regulating combustible projections adjacent to an interior lot line or other line used to determine the fire separation distance have been modified to provide a simple and consistent approach.
Bayer Material Science is planning to expand capacity and increase focus on Make in India to tap the growing domestic market.
Demilec, one of North America’s largest manufacturers of spray foam insulation and polyurea products, has revamped the formulation of its popular APX low-density spray foam insulation to dramatically improve yield, reduce waste and decrease the time required for application.
Ecotech Institute, a school in the U.S. solely focused on renewable energy and sustainability, announced that it will offer its Business Administration – Sustainability degree program.