Homeowners

From Smart Home to Connected

– Posted in: Blog, Building Sciences, Green Gab Podcast, Green Homes, Green Living, Home Performance, Homeowners

  Home Conversations and information about “smart homes” are everywhere. With technology, we can connect about anything to an app now and can make it easier to operate, especially where a physical limitation may exist. This technology also provides a lot of conveniences and wow factor. The conversation and implementation extend well to seniors, especially [...]

Find Your Neighborhood with Ron Williams and Cindy Rhinehart with Hoodle

– Posted in: Blog, Community, Green Gab Podcast, Green Living, Homeowners, Lot and Site, Projects, Stl Home Show

    Ron and Cindy with Hoodle, an online web portal for people who are building new homes. A place that educates buyers when building a new house. You need to know where the neighborhoods are that you can build in, who the builders are who build in these neighborhoods, and what the floor plans [...]

Move up to McKelvey Home – homebuilding with an unrivaled reputation: Gia Linville – Marketing Manager at McKelvey Homes

– Posted in: Blog, Building Materials, Community, Green Gab Podcast, Green Homes, Homeowners

A Green Gab Podcast – Recorded Live at the St. Louis Home & Garden Show – Move up to McKelvey Home – homebuilding with an unrivaled reputation Don’t forget to go check out our Facebook page for all pictures of this awesome event.  You can also view the Facebook Live recording of this event HERE. Gia [...]

Daylighting from the Fifth Wall with Mike Chance of Velux

– Posted in: Green Gab Podcast, Home Performance, Homeowners, Renewable Energy, Stl Home Show
GG Ep 46 with Mike Chance Velux Recording March 2017 daylighting

A Green Gab Podcast – Recorded Live at the St. Louis Home & Garden Show Mike Chance of Velux Skylights has been a champion of daylighting for 20 years. Velux Skylights has been around since 1941 when Villum Kann Rasmussen started his firm V. Kann Rassmussen & Co in wartime Copenhagen, Denmark. “One of his [...]

How to Operate and Maintain Your Home

– Posted in: Green Gab Podcast, Homeowners
Green Gab Ep 41 maintain your home operate drive

Thank you to AeroBarrier – breakthrough envelope sealing technology – for sponsoring this Green Gab podcast episode. Gabbing about training – homeowner training specifically. It is all about habits – habits and training. Homeowner and building owner training, documentation and resources are crucial if you want to operate and maintain your home. It sounds a little dry but [...]

Plumbing Industry Promotes Water Efficiency Aesthetically

– Posted in: Blog, Consumer Issues, Green Gab Podcast, Green Homes, Green Living, Home Performance, Homeowners, Landscaping and Water, Renewable Energy

The Plumbing Industry Promotes Water Efficiency Aesthetically On Today’s episode of The Green Gab, Marla and Tony are joined by special guest Angie Mendica from Crescent Plumbing Supply. The plumbing industry is acknowledging that water is our most precious resource. The plumbing industry promotes water efficiency aesthetically to commercial and residential sides of the market. As [...]

Energy Efficient Innovations

– Posted in: Appliances, Blog, Green Gab Podcast, Green Homes, Green Living, Home Performance, Homeowners, Renewable Energy, Renovations and Remodeling
Energy Efficient Innovations

Note from Marla  – as I was listening to the podcast for any final edits to Tony’s write-up, I had a vivid flashback on the topic of home control.  Do you remember the movie PillowTalk with Doris Day and Rock Hudson?  There is a scene in his “bachelor pad” where the stereo turns on, the [...]