CAMBRIDGE, MA--(Marketwire - Apr 14, 2011) - S+H Construction, Inc. of Cambridge, Massachusetts, one of the greater Boston area's premier residential renovation and custom home building companies, will present a workshop on the latest energy codes at the 2011 Residential Design & Construction Show- Friday, April 29thfrom 8:30AM to 10:00AM. This is one of several workshops offered at this annual show that runs April 28th and 29th at the Seaport World Trade Center, Boston.

S+H Construction's presentation, "Sorting out Energy Codes: 8th Edition Base Code, Stretch Code and Energy Star," is specifically geared to the design and construction professional and will explain the practical implications of energy requirements in the 8th edition of the Massachusetts building code, the 2009 IECC energy code and the stretch code. Focusing on the new requirements architects and contractors must adhere to, the presentation offers some checklists for plans and for use in the field. Topics include specific products and techniques that work, the hurdles that M/E/P and insulation subcontrators face and how to navigate through them, the role of third-party testers, line items to include in budgets, and the climate of code-enforcement officials. Advance registration is required for this workshop. To register visit

S+H Construction -- a multi-award winning firm -- specializes in residential and historic renovations, custom home building, renewable energy, landscaping, site work and small jobs and home maintenance. Their work is consistently seen in both regional and national home and design publications including Design New England; Boston Magazine; Boston HOME; New England Home; TRENDS; Fine Home Building; Old House Journal and The Boston Globe, among others. Recently honored by the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) with the 2010 Silver Award in the category of Whole House Renovation, S+H Construction was also named Best of Boston Home 2011 in the 'Best Transitional Contractor' category.

Through a variety of exhibits, workshops and events, the 2011 Residential Design and Construction Show focuses on New England's residential design and construction industry for both the trade and consumers and is sponsored by the Boston Society of Architects. S+H Construction will beexhibiting at booth #637. Additional Information can be obtained on the show website at

S+H Construction is located at 26 New Street in Cambridge, MA. For more information, please call (617) 876-8286, or visit the company website at Follow S+H on Facebook at

Press inquiries; contact Joanne DiFrancesco, JDCommunications, Inc. at (781) 828-0323, or visit the company website at

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Joanne DiFrancesco
JDCommunications, Inc.
(781) 828-0323