Hey — Got Any Sand?
Some beach-town economies rest on a foundation of sand. The problem? It keeps...
Charleston Adapts to Sea-Level Rise
When you live in the Low Country, a rising ocean is not just a theory.
Rhode Island's Offshore Wind Energy Plant Is Complete
Wind-power fans see the dawn of a new era in offshore power generation.
Flood-Proofing the New York Subways
Future flooding is a given for New York City. Can the city protect its subway system?
Making a Business of Ice Dams
Though it’s not for the fainthearted, dealing with ice damage can be a profitable...
Simple Sill Pans
You already flash around doors and windows; you should be flashing under them, too.
Kitchen & Bath
RO water filtration; laundry rooms; showers
Ice Dams in Valleys
Q. I need to fix a problem with ice dams in a new house. The ice dams form in two valleys over a cathedral ceiling and are causing leaks. The roof is standing-seam metal, and there is not enough venting in the valley area. Is there a solution short of tea