Ways Your Home Could Be Toxic You know organic groceries may be the way to go, but since a high percentage of toxins can be found in your house, it may be time to do a thorough sweep of your abode, too. Here are ten places chemical disruptors could be lurking. Air Filters “People spend […]
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How to Install Spray Foam Insulation Jenkins Custom Homes is a Luxury Custom Home Builders in Austin, Texas offering educational films. This one covers spray foam insulation and how to properly install and apply it in a custom home. Contact us to learn more about building a custom home.
Building a healthy home A healthy home supports the well-being of the people living inside it in many different ways. Together with local doctors, we have developed the Healthy Homes Standard©. The Healthy Home boasts near hospital-quality air, clean & toxin free water, specialty lighting, noise control, components for cleanliness, and other health-promoting attributes to […]
As times change, so do the trends. Our clients are becoming more focused on functional design, energy efficiency and incorporating the latest technology. Inclusive of these notions and a few more, here is a list of the hottest new home trends for 2013. 1. New Technology Ground-breaking technology, like the Nest Learning Thermostat, is becoming […]
Can it really be…a real-life energy savings that’s also fun and viable?! Well, this one sure seems to be. Check out this story about floor tiles being used in dance clubs that actually generate up to 35 watts of energy each.