Green Insulation

Insulation is a crucial component of energy efficient buildings. It helps keep buildings cool in the summer and warm in the winter. According to Oak Ridge National Laboratory, heating and cooling costs are 50-70% of [...]

Construction Site Safety

The construction industry is one of the most hazardous fields to work in. Whether you are a single contractor doing a small renovation or a multi-level firm building a large commercial project, hazards can appear [...]

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Earth Buildings

Earth buildings are structures that are made from earthen materials, such as straw or adobe. An earth building can range from a simple garden shed to a residential dwelling that is large enough to be [...]

Recycling and Reuse Centers for Construction Materials

Recycling construction and reusing salvaged materials not only helps to conserve natural resources, but also saves money. According to Metro (oregonmetro.gov), as much as 90 percent of construction waste could be recycled or salvaged for [...]