Discover new ways to go green with our selection of articles featuring eco-friendly tips and
tricks for trade professionals and homeowners alike. Read how the benefits of living and working green can
extend beyond saving natural resources and conserving energy by also helping you put a little green back in
LEED is a trade industry term that you've likely heard of, but you might not know what
it entails. Discover the fundamentals of LEED certification and accreditation, and learn about the money
and resource-saving benefits of this green building program.
A number of auto manufacturers have announced the release of electric or hybrid pickup
trucks, so does that mean contractors should make the switch? Learn what you need to consider to help
you make the right decision for your business.
Building green is not the only way to help protect the environment, but can also be
beneficial for your general contracting business's. Discover how earning your LEED accreditation can
increase your business' marketability and attract more customers.
Read our carbon footprint guide to see how your business impacts both the environment and
your bottom line. Discover guidelines for calculating your carbon footprint, and explore reasons why you
should care about your business's carbon footprint.
When it comes to purchasing facility maintenance supplies, opting for green products
provides more than just environmental savings. Buying green products will also save money. Discover the
cost benefits of sustainability and see how it pays to go green.
When the mercury rises, so can the cost to run your facility's air conditioning system.
Discover how installing ceiling fans to complement your HVAC system will help your building occupants
stay cool while keeping energy expenses low in hot weather.
Understanding MaP testing can benefit both trade pros and their customers alike in the
toilet buying process. Use our guide to MaP testing to help your customers select toilets that offer
superior energy efficiency without sacrificing performance.
Going green with your cleaning chemicals can reduce your facility’s environmental
impact, cut down on waste and save on operating costs. Learn what to look out for when implementing
cleaning products to keep your facility green and clean.
Discover how you can increase your customers' water heater efficiency with a tank
booster valve. Your customers will appreciate the utility savings, and they'll have you to thank.
See how you can boost your plumbing business with water heater tank boosting valves.
It's known that tankless water heaters can save utility costs when used residentially,
but they provide a number of other benefits. See how choosing tankless water heaters can be advantageous
in a variety of commercial and residential applications alike.
Heating water is the second highest residential utility cost. Help your customers save money
by guiding them to select a water heater with an ENERGY STAR Label. Learn how water heaters become
qualified for this program and see how they cut energy use.
The light bulbs and light fixtures your facility uses can make all the difference in terms
of operating expenses. Get the facts about LEDs and see how switching to LED lighting in your facility
will help you save time, labor and your bottom line.
Lighting technology has come a long way in terms of energy efficiency, especially with the
advancements made in LED light bulbs. Read about the energy-saving benefits of LEDs and see why you
should switch to the lighting technology of the future.
Choosing to install low-flow and high-performance toilets on the job benefits contractors in
addition to saving money and resources for customers. Discover how making the switch to low-flow toilets
pays off for you as a professional.
For HVAC pros, getting customers to understand your quote for an estimate is not always
easy. Share the stats in this article with your customers to show them how much energy your services
save and put their heating and cooling cost concerns at ease.
Touchless plumbing technology is a growing trend and offers the potential for your business
to benefit. See why encouraging your customers to opt for touchless faucets and toilets can grow your
professional trade or contacting company.