Strong, healthy, energy efficient and green. It’s not a dream to think that the new home you would like to build would be all of these things rolled into one.

But how do you make this home construction dream a reality? What’s the answer? Well, if you are building a new home then you might want to consider using green building materials.

Doing this by yourself can be an overwhelming process. First, find a green architect looking to design your energy efficient, strong, healthy and green home. Make sure this architect will use green building materials.

Next you are going to want to inform yourself about using Nexcem ICF in your new home. Nexcem ICF is a construction material, and ICF is an anachronism for Insulated Concrete Forms.

These high performance custom concrete forms are light construction materials that have many benefits when used in building a home, especially if you ar

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Getting a new roof is important. Roof repairs can get expensive and the consequences of a leak can be devastating, especially when just an inch of rainfall in the summer is dumping about 1500 gallons of water onto your roof. There are many roofing contractors out there, and it’s important to find a certified roofing company to do your roof inspections and roof repair. Here are a few reasons to look for a manufacturer certified roofing company.

You Need the Right Warranty

There are two kinds of warranties that come when you have a roof put on. One is for the labor and the other is the warranty from the roof’s manufacturer. The labor warranty will cover the work done on the roof and the quality of that work. The manufacturer’s warranty covers the roof itself and the quality of the materials.

Warranty Lengths

The materials of your roof are frequently warrantied “for life” these days. What’s n

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By now, nearly all business owners have abandoned incandescent lighting fixtures for fluorescent and LED lights. Fluorescent lights have nearly replaced their incandescent counterparts, but in recent years, LED has often been shown to provide the best light at the best price. If you’re in the market for warehouse lighting fixtures or roadway lighting, where you’re looking for a reasonably priced high-powered bulb, is one better than the other? Here’s a quick comparison of fluorescent and LED bulbs to help you choose the best lighting for your business.

LED Lights are More Energy Efficient

Light emitting diodes (LEDs) emit light through a series of narrow wavelengths that mimics natural daylight. Unlike fluorescent o

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