Energy Efficient Roofing

One of the largest PV installations in the country, thin-film solar laminate pan
November 17, 2014 | BY C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

This course, worth 1.0 AIA HSW learning unit, provides expert advice on how to make a roof last a...

read more
July 17, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The Urban Green Council addresses a concern that many "green" buildings in the U.S. have: poor in...

read more
February 19, 2014 |

This AIA/CES class offers insight in areas including policies and codes surrounding insulated met...

read more
December 10, 2013 | BD+C Staff

From a crowd-funded smart shovel to a why-didn’t-someone-do-this-sooner scheme for managing traff...

read more
October 30, 2013 | MBCI

This AIA/CES-approved presentation provides information regarding proper design to prevent possib...

read more
U40 Summit participants gathered for a group photo at the conclusion of the Visi
October 15, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Sixty-five up-and-coming AEC stars presented their big ideas for solving pressing social, economi...

read more
The 1,460-sf green wall at the Papadakis Integrated Science Building, Drexel Uni
September 24, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A dramatic interior green wall at Drexel University and a massive, 4.4-acre vegetated roof at the...

read more
July 17, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Some cities are deliberately discouraging construction of new parking spaces by allowing the cons...

read more
July 03, 2013 | BD+C Staff

An overview of the 25 most popular continuing education courses on BDCuniversity.com. 

June 26, 2013 | Duro-Last

Aside from the roof membrane itself, the perimeter roof edge is the most critical component of th...

read more
May 14, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

When it comes to durability, a 50-year building design ideally should include 50-year coatings. M...

read more
May 08, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

When embarking upon a roofing renovation project, one of the first decisions for the Building Tea...

read more
April 24, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa wants cool roofs added to the city’s building code. He is...

read more
April 16, 2013 | BD+C Staff

From an orchid-shaped visitor center to California’s largest public works project, each of these...

read more
March 29, 2013 | GAF

GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, knows that regular maintenance is critical for...

read more
March 29, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Researchers at Stanford University have developed a nanophotonic material that not only reflects...

read more
Due to open in August 2013, the West Branch library in Berkeley, Calif., replace
March 27, 2013 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

The Building Team for Berkeley, Calif.’s new 9,500-sf West Branch library aims to achieve net-zer...

read more
March 22, 2013 | Sika Sarnafil

Sika Sarnafil, the worldwide market leader in thermoplastic roofing and waterproofing membranes,...

read more
Tax incentive database for reflective roofs available
February 27, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association (RCMA) and the Database of State Incentives for Renew...

read more
February 26, 2013 | GAF

GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, is pleased to announce CREST, the Cool Roof En...

read more
George W. Bush Presidential Center among award-winning roofing projects honored
February 06, 2013 | Sika Sarnafil

Winners of the 2012 Contractor Project of the Year Competition were announced this week by Sika S...

read more
Firestone Building Products Company, LLC, announced today it has been awarded th
January 30, 2013 | Firestone Building Products Company

Firestone Building Products Company, LLC, announced today it has been awarded the 2012 RoofPoint...

read more
January 14, 2013 | Posted by BD+C Staff

Covering all segments of the roofing industry, attendees are made up of commercial and residentia...

read more
November 16, 2012 | Posted by Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor

Company receives Award of Excellence from Green Roofs for Healthy Cities for commitment to green...

read more
September 27, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

As PVs grow in popularity, nearly half of all installations require roof rack systems. Our expert...

read more
The four-inch-thick Metl-Span insulated roof panels are finished in Cool Forest
September 17, 2012 | By Susan Bady, Contributing Editor

Metal roofing systems offer values such as longevity, favorable life cycle costs, and heightened...

read more
August 02, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

You can earn 1.0 AIA credit + HSW + SD by taking this course.

A grand prize winner will be selected from each of GAFs five sales areas, so ea
June 13, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Professional roofing contractors or builders/remodelers in the U.S. can enter to win a Ford F-150...

read more
June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

By completing this course, you earn 1.0 HSW/SD AIA Learning Units.

Tom Meyer, technical director at Coating & Foam Solutions, is the recipient of t
May 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The Martin A. Davis Industry Leadership Award is presented annually to an individual, selected by...

read more
Overlay Init