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Smarter and Greener: The Future of Building

 The face of construction is changing fast as innovative technologies introduce smarter and greener building methods and materials to help the industry’s future meet consumer demands to save energy and the environment.

 

Inspiration from the way termites build their mounds has engineers at Harvard researching swarm robotics, which are thought to be the way forward. This […]

By |September 8th, 2016|Green Building|0 Comments

Green Technology Used to Combat Climate Change – Infographic

Scientists have been sounding the alarms about climate change for decades, but unfortunately we are still completely dependent on digging stuff up and burning it for our main sources of energy. The United States gets 39% of its energy from coal, which is ok from a national security standpoint until the acid rain makes our […]

By |September 7th, 2016|Energy Efficiency, Green Tech|0 Comments

Sofa Beds for Tight Spaces

Sofa beds aren’t what they used to be. Now there’s really good quality sofa beds to choose from, ranging from wide variety of styles, comfort and budget.

If space is an issue, sofa beds are a great addition to your household, offering adaptability and flexibility. You can use them in any room and today’s sofa beds […]

By |September 6th, 2016|Furniture, Products|1 Comment

Deltec Homes Introduces DIY Collection

Deltec Homes, high-performance prefabricated homes, introduced their line of homes specifically targeted to do-it-yourselfers. Using the same material and prefabrication method as their custom homes, the DIY Collection consists of predesigned, standardized home packages ready to go straight to production, eliminating design fees and reducing lead time.

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By |September 17th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Eco-storage: a guide to smarter storage options

From spending less time tidying, to clearing out the clutter, there are a number of reasons to get organised at home. However, saving the planet is probably the last thing on your mind when you start. Although it’s easy to overlook, everything we buy has an impact on the environment.

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By |August 11th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

When are We Going to See Greener Hospitals ?

When considering building and development sustainability, hospitals are a primary candidate. They consume approximately twice as much energy as the traditional office building and produce much more waste. Additionally, promising studies are under way linking improved patient health to more environmentally friendly buildings. […]

By |August 5th, 2015|Green Building, Green Tech, Uncategorized|0 Comments