Process Innovation

A UTOPIA on-demand webinar offers expert advice from a building scientist, a net zero production builder, and an HVAC manufacturer.

An Arizona panel manufacturer helps homes go up more quickly, predictably, and efficiently.

A California housing development benefits from hybrid modular-panel construction by Plant Prefab.

UTOPIA spoke with several early adopters and industry experts on the startup process for establishing a successful virtual sales and design center. Their advice is presented in the UTOPIA Virtual Sales Center Startup Guide.

There are reasons the industry hasn’t fully embraced innovation. And there are ways to get past that.

Advances in heat pump technology allow for healthier, more energy-efficient electric houses.

At an innovation incubator funded by the Wells Fargo Foundation and supported by NREL, early-stage housing industry firms get their ideas ready for the marketplace.

Williams Robotics has created a robot that builds walls. And that’s just the start.