Healthy Materials Lab Guide to Safer Paint Options

The Healthy Materials Lab released Color x Health: Affordable Housing Starts with Healthier Spaces, which provides easy-to-follow directions for creating healthier and beautiful interiors...

Using Color in Your Wayfinding

Making sure visitors can easily navigate a building is the most important aspect of wayfinding. But if you’re thinking of a new wayfinding...

Goettsch Partners and Lead8 Design Third Mixed-Use Complex

The globally renowned architecture firm Goettsch Partners (GP) has announced the start of construction for Changchun CR Center, a major mixed-use complex with...

Goettsch Partners Complete Restoration of Chicago’s Union Station

Global architecture firm Goettsch Partners (GP) has announced the culmination of a major renovation campaign for historic Chicago Union Station, with the recent...

Simpson Strong-Tie Brings BIM to the 2019 International Builders’ Show

Simpson Strong-Tie will be hosting a booth at the 2019 NAHB International Builders’ Show to showcase its builder software portfolio, which is designed...

Where to Start When Your Building is Ready for Solar Energy

A recent survey revealed that 80 percent of businesses across the globe believe they will be generating a quarter of the energy they...

GridOptimal Initiative Changes Power Grid Interaction

GridOptimal, a new initiative aimed at creating better “grid citizens,” is developing metrics to analyze how buildings interact with the power grid. More... Source link...

Improving the Efficiency of Organic Solar Cells

Organic solar cells typically do not convert as much electricity as traditional cells. However, a new solution could boost organic solar cell efficiency. More... Source...

Harvesting Natural Lighting

Science is helping us understand the importance of natural light, so how are interiors around the world using this knowledge?  More... Source link

Do Solar Panels Work in Bad Weather?

Solar panels achieve peak performance on clear, sunny days, but what can you do when you experience bad weather or air pollution? Try...