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Water Efficiency + Modern Design | HELVEX USA

Posted by: samanthaklein

  Helvex is a manufacturer and distributor of water-efficient plumbing fixtures for bathrooms and kitchens. … more...

0 replies | 268 views | Posted on: 07/21/2022

Climate Change and Abortion: They’re More Connected Than One Might Think

Posted by: gracemorrison

            Times are changing: climate change is upon us and the Supreme Court overturned… more...

0 replies | 1430 views | Posted on: 07/18/2022

Rate It Green Member Introduction | Dorken

Posted by: samanthaklein

  Dorken is a manufacturing company that delivers innovative, high-performance air and moisture barriers for… more...

0 replies | 153 views | Posted on: 07/15/2022

Zero VOC Germ Killing Paint | Benjamin Moore Eco Spec Paint (Video)

Posted by: samanthaklein

  Are you deciding on a new wall color for your next room renovation? There's more to consider than simp… more...

0 replies | 138 views | Posted on: 07/26/2022

Anti-Microbials, Anti-Bacterials, Disinfectants, Oh My!

Posted by: samanthaklein

Image Source: Verostock   Microbes are everywhere: in soil and tap water, on furniture, and even inside our b… more...

0 replies | 695 views | Posted on: 08/25/2022

Jumpstarting The EV Transition

Posted by: gracemorrison

This year might just be pivotal in the growth of electric vehicle adoption, a key shift necessary to lower vehicle energ… more...

0 replies | 1017 views | Posted on: 07/21/2022

New York Adopts New Appliance Efficiency Bill and Updates Building Codes

Posted by: samanthaklein

As populations continue to increase in New York, electricity demand is on the rise. Concurrently, the state has big … more...

0 replies | 600 views | Posted on: 08/25/2022

Investing in Green Energy Improvements

Posted by: gracemorrison

There seems to be some market fear of making green building improvements under the assumption that they will constitute … more...

1 replies | 2296 views | Posted on: 07/01/2022

Whole House Humidity Control ALL Year Long || Aprilaire

Posted by: samanthaklein

  Maintaining a healthy home is essential for your family’s well-being. In doing so, it is important t… more...

1 replies | 922 views | Posted on: 06/30/2022

Filtration and Airflow in Whole House HVAC Systems: Filter Cabinets and MERV Options

Posted by: Rate It Green Team

Filters remove dust and other particles, including biological contaminants, from the air.  This basic but importa… more...

0 replies | 1618 views | Posted on: 06/20/2022

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I need a fabulous water-based poly or other eco floor coating

Posted by: Allison Friedman

I need a recommendation for a water-based poly. When I mentioned using a more environmentally friendly floor coating, I… more...

15 replies | 6205 views | Posted on: 05/13/2015

The Green Brick Wall

Posted by: StyroHome

If you attempt to build a "GREEN" home almost anywhere in America fo probably will run head-on to the Invisible Green Wa… more...

7 replies | 2542 views | Posted on: 10/08/2015

use of linoleum flooring in bathrooms

Posted by: Christine O.

Does anyone have any practical experience with linoleum, such as Marmoleum, in a bathroom? The general contractor with w

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6 replies | 5471 views | Posted on: 08/21/2017

Clean Power

Posted by: Steven Fitzgerald

The EPA Clean Power Plan is the nation’s first comprehensive effort to reduce carbon pollution from electric power pla… more...

5 replies | 2749 views | Posted on: 05/01/2015

Details / Specifications

Posted by: Louwrens van der Walt

Is there a company that supplies detailed drawings / specifications for the various green construction methods such as s

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5 replies | 1406 views | Posted on: 03/14/2019

Please help my Mother-In-Law with a simple Intro to MDF products :)

Posted by: Allison Friedman

My mother-in-law is building a new home, and she wants an introduction to the difference between MDF and "real wood." I… more...

4 replies | 3181 views | Posted on: 05/06/2015

How do you determine how "green" a cabinet is?

Posted by: Jonathan Cabinet Representative

When looking at purchasing cabinetry for you home or business, what do you look for? I look for domestically manufactur… more...

4 replies | 2567 views | Posted on: 06/04/2015

Green Building Myth Busting: Nope, You're Not Allergic to Wool (Video)

Posted by: Rate It Green Team


Matt Hoots is always ready to bust a myth.  Recently, he was talking with Daman Dillon and Kristine Hart of C

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4 replies | 5179 views | Posted on: 12/24/2020

NESEA's BuildingEnergy Boston Conference & Expo - March 7-9, Boston

Posted by: Allison Friedman

New England Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA) BuildingEnergy Boston Conference & Expo March 7-9, Boston Seapor… more...

3 replies | 1576 views | Posted on: 01/06/2017

Can heat pump water heaters extend the life of your EV?

Posted by: Christopher Matos-Rogers

In a recent weekly room on Clubhouse, we were busting performance myths about all-electric homes.  Naturally,

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3 replies | 7875 views | Posted on: 10/09/2021

 

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