Researchers at Cornell University are working on making lettuce a viable winter crop in the northern portion of the United States.
With the influx of focus on ecofriendly living, radiant heating has been a common topic in home renovation circles.
Discover how radiant heating evolved in Rome and Greece - then beyond - leading to the radiant heat panels people install in their homes today.
In the first of a two-part history of radiant heating, learn how ancient Asian cultures discovered the value of heated floors.
As you dream up plans for your future home, it may be worthwhile to research the details and benefits of modern modular homes.
Although some people shy away from the smart house movement out of a desire for simple living, home automation certainly serves a purpose. Find out why people make the switch, what you need to do so and what one major company is working toward.
Take small steps to reduce your monthly energy bill without too much hassle.
Homeowners can conduct energy audits of their houses to discover areas that can improve the buildings' overall efficiency.
Compost heaps are a sustainable way to use waste materials to improve the quality of soil at a house for plants and gardens.
Some old methods of heating and cooling are just as effective today as they were then and can be used with modern technology for the perfect home climate regulation solution.