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CertainTeed is pleased to introduce Building Knowledge insights that are focused on the Canadian market.  This is the second blog published by one of...

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CertainTeed is pleased to introduce Building Knowledge insights that are focused on the Canadian market.  This is the first of many blogs that we...

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A recent study published by the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration provides empirical evidence that LEED-certified hotels make more...

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Most would consider the selection of state-of-the-art audio and video equipment as the most important factor in designing a home theater or media...

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First, You Have to Understand How Noise Levels Relate to Stress   Improving acoustical performance in interior spaces is part of our everyday...

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What impact can you as the designer bring to a classroom setting given that you are not going to be teaching?  One of the things you potentially...

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Last year, I was presented with a unique opportunity to apply our building science research into a real-life application — the renovation of an...

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Hat’s off to Mayor Michael Bloomberg for throwing down the gauntlet and launching a Carbon Challenge to the most populated city in America. The Mayor...

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Integrated solar is ideal system for wet and windy New England climate Dave Caldwell doesn’t have to travel into the future to see how a sustainable...

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Installation Videos To help you through the installation process, we have developed a series of installation/educational videos which break down...

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When you think about thermal comfort, what comes to mind? Insulation? Heating and cooling systems? The thermostat? Of course, these are all critical...

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Think about it, metrics for sustainability provide fact based defenses for faith based decisions. A Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) on an individual...

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Installing Oxford bracketed stair railing.

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Diamondback® GlasRoc® Tile Backer is the superior tile substrate for walls, ceilings, and countertops. Diamondback is lighter than conventional tile...

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The AirRenew® family of products are the only gypsum boards that actively clean the air. They feature the industry’s first formaldehyde-absorbing...

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SilentFX QuickCut was used throughout the Ann Arbor Hampton Inn and Suites Hotel on both walls and ceilings to create a quiet space in every room and...