Table of ContentsWinter 2011

  • Source: BUILDING PRODUCTS Magazine
  • Publication date: 2010-11-22
Bright Future
by Sharon O'Malley
As a new law forces traditional incandescent bulbs into extinction, ultra-efficient options are quickly taking their place. Here's what you need to know.

Product Reviews
Editor's Note
Like many of your businesses, Building Products has slimmed down some in the wake of the housing recession. What hasn't changed is our commitment to providing the most comprehensive information on products, technologies, and trends to help you stay ahead of the competition.
Out in Front
Editors showcase the latest must-have wares, including pollution-eating tile, insulated studs, stylish work boots, and a one-of-a-kind green door.
Products in Practice
An ultra-efficient envelope and exterior --including cellulose insulation, a SIPs roof, solar panels, and an innovative energy-monitoring system-- help make the pre-fab BrightBuilt Barn a model for 21st-century sustainable homes.