Is the Future of AC Ductless?
Mini-split technology offers installers a way to differentiate — and reduce callbacks
Southern Air & Heat Sold to MSouth Equity Partners
The company changes hands from one private equity firm to another.
IBS/KBIS 2016 Products: Day 3 Wrap-Up
Our editors power through the last day of the show with more great finds
IBS/KBIS 2015: Day 3 Product Finds
Editors Lauren Hunter, Laura McNulty, and Craig Webb wrap up their time on the...
The argument for triple-pane units
More and more triple-pane windows are coming on the market everyday. Are they...
Cool roofs become a roofing hot button
A recent article in the popular press takes to task the energy-saving claims of...
Internet Marketing Key To Future Dominance
The rapidly evolving role of the Internet in home improvement marketing is forcing some companies to re-think the way they allocate promotional budgets.
Consumers may be spending an additional $22 billion to heat their homes this winter. Energy audits are one way to help homeowners contain those costs.
Trail of Tears
What makes a ripe opportunity turn sour so quickly?
A One-Night Stand
The couple, in their mid-30s, had called several roofing companies. The first said someone would phone to set up an appointment. No one did. The second told them they'd drive by and send an estimate. No one did. So the couple turned to an Internet referral service. The service provided the names of three companies. All set appointments.