Is Peel-and-Stick Housewrap Poised for a Market Breakthrough?
Changes in code requirements could help take these products from a niche market to...
Innovative Building Materials Hold the House Together
These materials might not be flashy, but they're still a significant part of any...
A Look at the Lifecycle of a New Product
Building material manufacturers and vendors unveiled a slew of new products at the...
Keep Warm (or Cool) with New Insulation Products
Sarah Humphreys explores a variety of new insulation products on the market.
Versatex Max Extruded PVC Sheets
Versatex expands the functionality of its Versatex Max extruded cellular PVC sheets.
Water-Repellent Engineered Wood
Manufacturers in recent years have made great strides in improving the...
Plywood vs. OSB: Which Is Better?
OSB has gained the lion's share of the sheathing and subfloor markets thanks to...
Air escaping from a home's HVAC system can lead to increased energy costs. Here's the fix.
Raised Heel Trusses let Builders Pack in More Insulation
Raised heel roof trusses are proving to be a cost-effective way for fit more insulation into the attic for builders looking to construct to energy codes.
New siding products improve home's curb appeal
From new colors in siding, new siding itself, and a variety of innovative tribs,...