Tesla Solar Roof Tiles Now Available For Sale

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Different styles of solar tiles are available such as Tuscan glass tile, Slate glass tile, Textured glass tile, and Smooth glass tile.

LED Home Lighting: Beautiful Alternative Lighting for the Discerning Home Decorator

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LED lighting has many features that appeal to smart people who want quality, efficient, long-lasting lighting.

Value and Return on Investment for Homes That are Eco-Friendly

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While the payback period for the above products is short and the improvements relatively low-cost, outfitting your new home, or retrofitting your old home, will see paybacks for most sustainable options between under one year to as long as ten years.

The Low Down on What Mattress Manufacturers Don’t Disclose About Their Products

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The quality of your mattress has a significant impact on the restfulness of your sleep.

Why is green design important?

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What is green interior design and why is it important?

Hiring a Green Design Interior Designer – 5 Questions to Ask

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Ask these 5 questions of any green interior designer you’re thinking of hiring for home renovations.

Creating a High-End, Green Kitchen

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By Jane Blanchard Creating a more energy-efficient home can go way beyond the conventional ideas like light bulbs, Energy Star appliances, and tankless water heaters. Needless to say, you’ve already mastered going green in these aspects, and you’re ready to take it to the next level by also achieving an ambiance of luxury and taste. […]

Sensible Green – Eco-Friendly Contruction from a Builder’s Viewpoint

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I received this article from a local builder, Cullum Homes, and just really appreciated the sensible ideas and approach they take, so I thought I would share it with you.  I hope you will let me know what you think. Sensible Green Sustainable construction is nothing mysterious. Its most important aspects are some of the […]

Homes Designed For Extended Families

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These days the family isn’t just the typical mom, dad and two kids.  More and more often a home design needs to encompass the needs of multiple generations living under one roof.  Builder online magazine highlighted three very effective homes that are doing the job quite well.  I’ve chosen to highlight just one, a home in […]

Fisker Karma- Sexy Eco-Friendly Driving Passion

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The Fisker Karma has started rolling off the assembly line, and boy oh boy is it gorgeous!!  The sweeping curves and elegant lines are meant to capture the essence of windswept sand dunes, but the eco-friendly design has captured my imagination, too. The Karma is a plug-in electric hybrid that boasts 403 horsepower and a range […]