New trends in home technology

Southface’s long-term research interests in this project are to analyze the performance of two unique features of this home over the course of a year and expand the knowledge of actual field performance of these emerging technologies.

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By Southface Staff | February 14, 2014

2013 EarthCraft Awards

The 2013 EarthCraft Awards were presented by David Ellis, executive vice president of the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association, and Dennis Creech, executive director of Southface, in the company of over 100 green building design and construction industry leaders at Emory Point on October 30.

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By Southface Staff | November 1, 2013

Spray foam helps light commercial projects achieve multiple goals

The installation of continuous thermal barriers and air barriers along the building envelope are two high-impact strategies for energy efficiency. Spray foam insulation (SPF) is an exciting option for commercial buildings due to the combined benefits of air sealing and insulation in a single product, complete filling of cavities, relative ease of installation and superior noise reduction.

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By Southface Staff | October 1, 2013

ECLC success story: Atlanta International School’s sustainable Early Learning Center

When planning a new 17,000 square-foot Early Learning Center, the project design and construction team had explicit goals of incorporating sustainability into the building and site.

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By Southface Staff | June 21, 2013

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