If you've ever been inside an uninsulated steel building in the middle of summer, you know how hot it can get inside. But can steel buildings still be a good choice for green building? Apparently, they can. Let's look at some features of steel buildings that could be … [Read more...] about Steel Buildings – Can They Be Green Buildings?
Flickr photo courtesy of fixedgear. Do you hand wash your dishes because you don't want to "waste" water and energy by using the dishwasher? If so, then consider this: If you run hot water through your sink and keep it running, you are using at least 2 gallons of … [Read more...] about Dishwashers, Energy Star, water efficiency and the environment. A consumer guide.