The Hidden Science of High-Performance Building Assemblies

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Any four walls and a roof make an enclosure, but for efficiency, comfort, and durability, those elements have to be meticulously designed and installed.


Setting Carbon Footprint Rules for Concrete
New rules standardize how we calculate the carbon footprint and other impacts of concrete.

What's Happening

Make Your Buildings WELL: A New Design Standard for Health
A new building standard applies wellness research to increase the focus on health in homes, hotels, and commercial buildings.

More Wall, Less Passive Solar Makes Net-Zero Homes Affordable
A Canadian report outlines best practices for building affordable net-zero-energy homes and offers a wish list of improved technology.



Product Review

HOBO Data Loggers: No Longer Just for Researchers

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Understanding how buildings work is becoming more and more important, and Onset Computer offers a wide range of HOBO data loggers to serve this need.

From the Library

From the Library

BackPage Primer

Using WUFI to Prevent Moisture Problems
WUFI software helps predict and prevent moisture problems based on site, climate, building materials, mechanical systems, and more.