Different styles of solar tiles are available such as Tuscan glass tile, Slate glass tile, Textured glass tile, and Smooth glass tile.
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.
Today’s progressive builders are looking beyond code to create true high-performance structures for their homebuyers.
What is green interior design and why is it important?
There is no need today to sacrifice your green leanings in the name of quality. Find eco-friendly furnishings and flaunt your style.
Going for eco-friendly interior design can be as simple as hanging onto your heirloom pieces, which already count as green furnishings.
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 […]
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 […]
A room is never quite finished until it is accessorized – and a touch of whimsy or personality is exactly what is called for. I just love these fun and functional bowls made from Macadamia nut husks because they provide both. Each one is unique, and still contains bits of the original shell that show […]
Here’s a great true-life story of how it is possible to design a great green build home easily and within your budget. This is reprinted from Green Building Advisor and chronicles the complete gut rehab green design of a row house in Washington DC by the owner utilizing an experienced green builder and the LEED […]