...committed to sustainable construction and delivering high performance, healthy environments with a reduced carbon footprint... is there any other way?!
Check out UMASS's fall lecture series including Building at the Edge of Sustainability with Jonathan A Wright UMASS Building Construction Technology Announcement Poster 18
This addition is providing the family with a new entry, full bath, mudroom, dining space and completely remodeled kitchen that is ready for its first family meal. The homeowner's choices in finishes and paint color make for an open, contemporary and happy space. She is ecstatic!
Wright Builders hopes to see you there! New NZE Multi-family Housing | Northampton, MA Friday, April 20, 2018 REGISTER NOW CEUs: 3.0 AIA LU/HSW pending; certificates of attendance provided to all attendees Attendees of this Pro Tour will learn how this land was transformed from the site of a single-family condemned [...]
It's been over a year since we finished construction on 2 Living Buildings in Amherst, MA. Both buildings have started their path to certification as a living building which means that expected actual performance requirements for energy, waste and water must be demonstrated over twelve consecutive months. You might ask, Why Certify? Living Buildings are [...]
Zero Energy, year round comfort, lower carbon footprint, lower utility costs and BEAUTy, all in one home!
The R.W. Kern Center's Minimalist Timber Structure Designed by Bruner/Cott & Associates and built by Wright Builders, Inc., Hampshire College’s first new building in 40 years showcases local materials and clean connections. By TIMOTHY A. SCHULER Robert BensonR.W. Kern Center (bottom left), Hampshire College The R.W. Kern Center at Hampshire College in Amherst, Mass., was designed [...]
Puerto Rico remains in shambles, 3 months after hurricane Maria.
Posted Saturday, Dec 16, 2017 | A survey done recently by Houzz, a home remodeling and design website, showed that more and more homeowners prefer small houses, 1,000 feet or less. Often the smallest home in the neighborhood, these homes are relaxed and easy to keep clean, according to the owners. However, these homeowners use certain tactics [...]