Buying a new “green” home has never been easier. In fact, there are several organizations to choose from that provide information and certification services for homebuilders interested in utilizing environmentally sound, energy efficient products and practices.
“Building green” simply means putting together a home with minimal environmental impact and energy-saving … read more
Today, building an eco-friendly home requires much more than just installing extra insulation in the attic. There are literally thousands of eco-friendly products and building options out there to choose from and while daunting, all will deliver improved home efficiency and a unique home that could appreciate beyond standard properties. … read more
Tip #1 – Turn off the lights when not needed, even as you go from room to room in the course of your day (or evening)
According to ENERGY STAR, as much as 20 percent of a home’s energy use comes from light bulbs. Using a compact fluorescent light bulb (CFL) … read more