Lenders and Funding Green Homes

Should lenders fund green homes? Absolutely! Green building leads to higher profits, and it doesn’t cost that much more than traditional building. Green building standards offer many health benefits and financial advantages. Unfortunately, some builders and developers run into problems getting funding for their green building projects. This article from ARM Source discusses the benefits […]

The 2012 Energy Code and Its Impact on Builders

The 2012 International Energy Conservation Code has been adopted by several states. The new version of the energy code requires more insulation, better windows, tighter ducts and more efficient lighting. Each revision of the code tends to increase the energy performance requirements. The new version isn’t different either. Builders and remodelers need to keep an […]