Monday, July 4, 2016
It’s official: green is in. According to research conducted by Nielsen, about 55% of respondents said they are willing to pay extra for eco-friendly products; about half of them have gone on to purchase such products in the past six months. Is it any wonder, then, why construction companies have also gone green? The future is looking even greener for homebuilders willing to go the extra mile to lessen a construction project’s environmental impact. The U.S. Green Building Council estimates that industry revenue should hit $245 billion by 2016. That said, making your projects “greener” doesn’t require too huge an investment. As many construction firms are learning, high-quality concrete forming systems made of aluminum represent a cost-efficient and eco-friendly way to build walls and other structures, greatly due to their durability. Abundant and Recyclable Did you know that aluminum is one of the most sustainable building materials on the market?