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January 15, 2013

Dow Building Solutions, a business unit of the Dow Chemical Co., and Cobblestone Homes, a Great Lakes Bay Region home builder, have joined together on a living case-study to broaden awareness of opportunities for energy efficiency in retrofits.

October 5, 2011

Dow Building Solutions, in collaboration with Cobblestone Homes, announced the completion of a 12-home energy efficiency test community in Midland, Mich. It is the nation’s first subdivision designed to generate scientific, whole-house performance data while providing all of the typical comforts of home to its occupants. The new homes will generate comparative data on home energy efficiency based on whole-house insulation, air-sealing systems and real-world living conditions. 

September 9, 2011

More than 50 residential builders and remodelers attended an all-day Houston Building Science and Energy Forum held at the Houston Dow Center.

Hosted by Dow Building Solutions and the Greater Houston Builders' Association (GHBA), presentations addressed the building and energy challenges specific to hot and humid climates, and outlined changes to 2012 Houston energy codes.

August 22, 2011

Dow Building Solutions announced a deal with Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET) to promote improved home energy performance in the United States.

The two companies strive to accomplish this goal by encouraging building industry professionals to become trained and certified as RESNET EnergySmart Contractors or Builders. RESNET is an independent, non-profit organization that was founded to help homeowners reduce the cost of their utility bills by making their homes more energy efficient.

January 17, 2011

HCN TV's 90 Seconds Series: Interview with Dow Building Solutions at the International Builders' Show.

HCN TV's 90 Seconds Series: Interview with Dow Building Solutions at the International Builders' Show.