Code for Climate

July 4, 2019

Eneref Institute examines the use of energy efficient wall insulation in a home to withstand severe weather.

“Your home is an investment. Home insulation is a great way to help protect that investment, make your living space more comfortable, and save you money on heating and cooling. Home insulation is home improvement” — Insulation Institute.

Code for Climate, Report in Progress
July 3, 2019

Eneref Institute examines polished concrete flooring in retail spaces as a sustainable and appealing option.

“Wood flooring can expand and contract, affecting durability and surface quality,” said Gary Staso, Director of Construction for American Eagle Outfitters. “Compared to primarily all-wooden flooring, I put concrete in. I don’t have to worry about it.” 

Code for Climate
July 2, 2019

Eneref Institute examines how installing steel windows in a correctional facility protects the building envelope against severe weather.

“Hope’s windows have been used in several different types of structures,” says Ryan A. Russell, Director of Marketing Product Management for Hope’s. “Every project has its own unique design and our high-quality products prevent serious weather damage.” 

Code for Climate, Report in Progress