sustainable and resilient design

House of Rice

House of Rice

ACRE is a sustainable new building material based on rice hulls that delivers the beauty of real wood but with increased performance characteristics.

Sustainable Packaging

Sustainable Packaging

A look at how some leading companies are meeting consumers’ desire for more environmentally friendly products.

IBS-KBIS graphic

IBS/KBIS Trade Show

New products, trends and technologies from the International Builders Show and Kitchen and Bath International Show in Orlando.

Rooftop garden

Work For the Greater Good, Part 2

n the second part of our interview with architect John Brittingham we discuss wellness architecture and current and future design trends.

Rose Entry Ledge

Work For the Greater Good

A conversation with John Brittingham, award-winning architect and longtime professor at Montana State University.

Water Wise irrigation

Water Wise

Helping irrigation professionals and consumers understand water effectiveness and efficiency.

CES 2022

Step Into the Future

Some compelling technologies and trends showcased at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

Passive house strategies

Controlled Source

Passive house strategies reduce or eliminate the need for supplemental heating and cooling beyond what mother nature provides.