March 2010: Residential Special Report


In February 2010, two record-breaking, back-to-back snowstorms pounded the Mid-Atlantic region. Officially, the Washington,...

Homeowners have often dreamed of small-scale devices that can be installed on their roofs...

The second annual Osram Sylvania (Danvers, Mass.) Socket Survey reveals a paradox in Americans’...

Electrical contractors and independent wiring companies have been installing communication wiring in homes since...

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| March 2010
On top of the millions already infused through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) economic stimulus bill into various aspects of the war on climate change, more

| March 2010
IBM Research announced it has built a solar cell where the key layer that absorbs most of the light for conversion into electricity is made entirely of readily available eleme

| March 2010
Cloud computing is emerging as the next wave of innovation in business-computing systems, so much so that some predict a major upheaval in the world of information technology

| March 2010
Just about anyone working on a job site, as well as most do-it-yourselfers, has experienced an injury caused by a hand tool.

| March 2010
The estimation of a residential project should never be taken casually because they can be just as complex and design-intensive as any commercial one.