"White vinyl was not an option with the blue paint in 1964, but I think it looks sharp. The dark blue is a 2013 Cadillac color that's similar to the original Daytona Blue and the light blue is
The Solar Decathlon 2011 highlights the latest green building technology while using energy-efficient design and solar panels to make net zero-energy homes.
The car is wrapped in Nardo Grey vinyl, a there's a Thule box on the roof, too. Enlarge Image. This is, handily, my favorite car of the group. I'm a sucker for a Rocket Bunny kit. Volkswagen
Vinyl and canvas convertibles have an edge in terms of lower cost, complexity and weight, plus they tend to be more compact when stowed, so they sacrifice less trunk and cabin room.
Inside, general contractor Bruce Killen goes over the features of the newly arrived windows - wood construction, factory-applied two-color paint scheme and exterior trim, interior energy panels
Unlike other solar systems that must be mounted on top of a traditional roof, these new panels are actually integrated within glass roof tiles, replacing a home's roof.
Richard Trethewey helps a homeowner repair a leaking PVC drain trap underneath his kitchen sink. In the Ask This Old House loft, Tom, Richard, Roger and Kevin examine an unfamiliar object and try
It's lowered on H and R springs, the windows are tinted, there's a LED light bar on the roof and a big ol' Thule cargo box just behind it. The Combi's look is capped off with some 1990s-themed graphics.
A metal roof is placed on the Norwell, Mass., home and finished with photovoltaic panels that will absorb the sun's energy and send it to a basement inverter that will turn it into usable power