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Green Home Building Mistakes to Avoid

Green Home Building Mistakes to Avoid
Being environmentally responsible is a way to leave a positive legacy for future generations. As a Maryland or Virginia home buyer, it feels good to choose the latest energy-efficient and environmentally-friendly techniques for green home building. Building a green home is about considering how the home design can ...
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Is American Interest in Green Homes Enough to Prop Up a Green Product Retailer?

Is American Interest in Green Homes Enough to Prop Up a Green Product Retailer?
​Even as consumer interest in green home construction and green home improvement has shot through the roof over the last decade, options for homeowners, both in the products they use to make their homes more eco-friendly and for the design and build services they use to implement those changes, have remained markedly slim. ...
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Common Green Home Building Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Common Green Home Building Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
​If you're building and designing your own home, now is the perfect time to consider incorporating green elements in your custom home design. Green home construction is a great way to minimize your environmental impact and save money on energy costs over time.  But though you may already have some great green home buil...
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Is Green Home Construction the Way of the Future? New UC Davis Research Says ‘Yes’

Is Green Home Construction the Way of the Future? New UC Davis Research Says ‘Yes’
​A team of University of California-Davis (UCD) students have received word that they will be presenting their research on green home construction technologies to the U.S. Department of Energy in 2015. UCD student researcher Aggie Sol received a $50,000 grant from the Department of Energy following her acceptance as a candi...
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Health, Economic Benefits Transform Green Home Construction into a Mainstream Mainstay

Health, Economic Benefits Transform Green Home Construction into a Mainstream Mainstay
​While green home construction has traditionally been viewed as something only home additions contractors working in niche markets would engage in, a new report from The Seattle Times shows that the techniques used to build a green home have gone mainstream. In 2005, the report notes, only 2% of new homes were built with an...
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