The Ultimate Guide to Creating Modern, Sustainable Homes with Shipping Containers

Did you know that shipping containers can be transformed into stunning, modern residences? For many years, people have been drawn to the innovative architectural design and sustainable living options of shipping container homes as an alternative to conventional brick and mortar style homes.  Read on to discover the numerous benefits of the unique shipping container […]

Let the Sunshine In: Architectural Design Optimally Harvests Natural Light

Design-build professionals are using superior daylight harvesting methods to improve interior illumination and aesthetics while conserving energy When architects, engineers, designers, and building owners consider new construction or operational upgrades, effectively using natural daylight to reduce the need for artificial lighting can improve building aesthetics and function while reducing energy costs. For architects, letting the […]

Home Renovation Trends to Watch Out for in 2023

  After years of double-digit increases, home improvement, and repair costs are expected to grow modestly in 2023. According to LIRA, there is a projected steep decline in annual gains from home remodeling projects from 16.3% to 2.6% by the end of 2023. A general decline in home sales, appreciation of property prices and mortgage […]

How To Finish Up The Exterior Of A House

Making the exterior of your house look beautiful and well-maintained can help to increase its curb appeal, as well as make it a more pleasant place to live. But when you don’t know where to start, investing in home improvement projects that involve finishing up your home’s exterior can seem daunting. Fortunately, there is now […]

Applegate • Greenfiber Purchases United Fibers Cellulose in Arizona

We are excited to announce that Applegate • Greenfiber (AGGF), the largest, nationally recognized manufacturer of cellulose insulation in the North American market, has purchased the United Fibers cellulose and materials recovery facility (MRF) based in Chandler, AZ. This acquisition allows AGGF the opportunity to grow production capabilities and place even more emphasis on providing […]

How Weep Hole Covers Can Save You Money

Weep hole covers are an often overlooked but important part of any home’s maintenance and upkeep. Not only do they help keep moisture out of your walls, but they also can save you money in the long run. We’ll explore what weep hole covers are, why they are so important, and how they can save […]