20 Dec '12, 9pm

Dow Building Solutions in America’s First Green Building Theme Park #GBM

Dow Building Solutions in America’s First Green Building Theme Park 12/11/2012 Dow Building Solutions has teamed up with MainStreet America® (MSA), a new home and home product theme park, to help create the nation’s first comprehensive green building demonstration site. Now to the public starting, the Houston complex consists of 12 showcase homes that demonstrate best practices from several major green building programs, and showcases the latest in state-of-the art building products and services. A combination of high performing insulation and air sealing products from Dow Building Solutions were used to create a tight building envelope and help optimize the energy efficiency and long-term performance of the 2,622 square foot Wakefield Home. The main goal of the Wakefield Home is to demonstrate the MainStreet America Energy Plus program. Energy Plus homes are built to exce...

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