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Stranded Bamboo Flooring Adds Modern Look & Durability

Stranded Bamboo Flooring Adds Modern Look & Durability

The energy efficient renovation project we completed in Olivette, MO includes a lot of high performance features in home design and materials. From Geothermal heating to Energy STAR fixtures, many of the pieces of the remodel will be focused on greater energy efficiency for the homeowners. Another large component of…

Radiant roof sheathing: An effective affordable green home improvement

Radiant roof sheathing: An effective affordable green home improvement

By Kim Hibbs Shhhh!  It’s one of the best kept secrets to helping homeowners live more comfortably and save money on their utility bills – radiant roof sheathing.  But let’s not keep quiet about it any more! Radiant Reflection Radiant roof sheathing, or OSB, is plywood with a thin layer of aluminum on…