In this video: A builder discusses what makes a Net Zero home and neighborhood unique.
In this video: A builder talks about Wisconsin's first Net Zero community. Learn more about the program and how it serves as an example for other energy efficient communities.

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Energy rater and performance consultant

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Structural insulated panels

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Choosing energy-smart products

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Framing options

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You have energy efficient and sustainable options when it comes to framing your new home.

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Finding an energy-smart builder

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Green home construction

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More builders are offering sustainable choices in new home construction. Find out what's available and how it impacts the earth and the bottom line.

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Roof and attic

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Energy efficient kitchen remodel

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