Steel framing is a practical, code approved solution to many of the limitations that builders face today when using traditional building materials.

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Ecological Building Systems has been at the forefront of airtight and wind tight building products and natural insulations for nearly a decade, based in County Meath in Ireland, the company has ...

Sheep wool is used to reduce heat loss and sound transfer in a variety application. Distributed widely throughout Mongolia are various breeds of local fat-tailed carpet-wool sheep.

Heating and cooling account for 50 to 70% of the energy used in the average American home. Inadequate insulation and air leakage are leading causes of energy waste in most homes.

To make sheep’s wool suitable as an insulation material, it must undergo a series of processes directly after it has been shorn from the sheep.

Broadly speaking, traditionally there have been two technologies used for residential architecture, worldwide. One is traditional masonry, and the other is lightweight construction...

Structural steel’s low cost, strength, durability, design flexibility, adaptability and recyclability make it the material of choice for a growing number of construction-related businesses.

In the two winters since the renovation, the house has been significantly warmer and more comfortable with a relatively even temperature across each floor of the house...

Steel has been used for more than 150 years in shaping the built environment. Although the idea of steel conjures up images of a heavy or cumbersome material, the steel used in residential construction is quite the opposite.

Because steel is more thermally conductive than wood, construction details such as exterior rigid foam insulation are often necessary to prevent “thermal bridges” across the studs.