Posts Categorized: Energy Efficiency and Sustainability

Design Trends: 5 Benefits of Sustainable Homes

If you’re drawn to the idea of building or buying a green home, or simply considering greening your current home, here are 5 reasons you’re on the right track.  Sustainable building is better building. Green building follows high standards, usually above existing building code, so your home improvements can have long-lasting, successful outcomes. Green living…

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Yes, Energy Efficient Windows Lead to Energy Savings

If you’ve ever wished you could get “off the grid” and stop paying utilities, here’s a story for you. This beautiful country home looks like a dream, but even better, it’s a zero-net energy home. Not only have they reduced their energy usage with changes such as replacement windows from Marvin, but the home also generates…

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