Industry News

Hemp enthusiasts attending a two-day workshop in Lexington began working Friday on what is touted as the first house to be insulated with Kentucky-grown hemp.

Landmark Homes of Edmonton, Alberta has announced one of the lowest-priced net-zero homes in Canada, selling for $399,737.

Homes with green features sold for $33,894 more than the median sale price of all homes in the cities Redfin analyzed.

GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, announced today that it will open a manufacturing plant in New Columbia, Pennsylvania, about 20 miles south of Williamsport.

Construction is expected to begin in October this year on the 130-acre site in the City of Ranson, with initial production of ROCKWOOL’s stone wool insulation slated to begin in the first quarter of 2020.

Icynene, today announced the launch of its latest high-performance closed-cell spray foam insulation product for the Canadian market – Icynene ProSeal LE.

As the demand for new residential construction continues, more builders are turning to panelization – the prefabrication of structural building components in a factory instead of the job site.

We would like to draw your attention to the request for nominations of the SBCA Hall of Fame, Dick Bowman Industry Enthusiast, SBC Industry Leadership Awards and the Dwight Hikel Humanitarian Award, which was created this year. 

SBC Magazine (SBC) was recently referenced inaccurately as the source of information originally published by a different media outlet.