Monthly Archives: February 2014

Great Lakes Carpentry helps clients realize savings in operation of homes

The Lakeland Times – We’ve all heard how green building equates to higher quality construction; that level of quality is largely due to building science.

The growth in understanding of building science and how buildings work as integrated systems is one of the most important developments in the recent history of the home building industry.

We’ve […]

February 21st, 2014|Press|

Your Green Life: “Super Insulated Houses”

Mercer, WI
Building energy efficient housing is about saving the environment as well as saving some money. Structural Insulated Panels, or SIPS, are pre–fabricated insulated panels that install easily and keep the warm air in the house.

Randy Nilsson, the President of Great Lakes Carpentry told me, “It greatly reduces thermal bridging because every connection is […]

February 6th, 2014|Press|