Efficiency, Engineering, Future Trends, Technology

Eco Friendly Construction – Bold New Trends For The Coming Year

eco friendly home

Solar energy An increasing number of structures constructed today have solar energy panels installed on the roof. This trend is expected to continue as more and more homeowners demand alternative energy sources. In addition to being less harmful to the environment, solar energy fixtures will also help reduce energy costs. Bamboo flooring This approach will inform the choice of flooring…

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Efficiency, House Design, Technology

Energy Efficient House Design

With increasing energy costs a real possibility in the future, energy efficient house design is becoming increasingly important. Anyone designing or building an energy efficient home should consider these key points: 1) Proper Orientation You can lower heating and cooling costs by orientating your house appropriately to make the most of passive solar gain, while at the same time minimizing…

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Efficiency, Engineering, House Design

Efficient Home Building Materials

Here are some things you should consider when selecting efficient home building materials for the construction of a new home or renovation project. 1. Efficient and Sustainable Flooring Generally speaking, there are two options when it comes to laying the foundational floor. Those are a concrete slab and traditional timber platform. • Slabs are often used in heavily trafficked areas…

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