5 Green Remodeling Ideas for Your Home

Eco Chic

Creating a greener home can mean many things for many people. Some may put a bigger focus on their home’s energy efficiency, while others may want to include more green building materials in their home’s design. Insulation is just as important in warmer climates as it is in cold.

The latest HGTV Green Home in Georgia

EcoFriend

Mridul Jerath: Modern architects and designers are constantly trying to incorporate green features that attract more consumers by providing them with a sustainable home. Farmhouse Modern HGTV Home in Georgia. Farmhouse Modern HGTV Home in Georgia.

Prince’s Foundation Winning Design Unveiled for this year’s Ideal Home Show 2013

Green (Living) Review

The Prince’s Foundation for Building Community has announced the winning design concept for this year’s ‘Prince’s House’ to be built at the Ideal Home Show this March, following a unique competition aimed at showcasing young British talent in a modern and sustainable design.

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Homes made of straw, not just for pigs

Eco Friendly Daily

Canadian consumers have been taking a growing interest in sustainable real estate options recently. As a result of this growing demand, several new techniques in sustainable home construction have emerged. Recycling is an important part of environmental sustainability.

Kevin McCloud has picked his eco-innovator champions of 2011

Green (Living) Review

Each item that is being showcased has been personally selected by Kevin, whose vast experience and passion for sustainable practices make him the touchstone for innovative ideas and inventive products in this arena. “I

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Derwenthorpe energy centre unveiled

Green (Living) Review

The biomass energy centre will initially provide community heating to 65 new build homes, which will be extended to 540 homes over the coming years. From conception, one of the key objectives for the developers was to achieve extremely high environmental sustainable standards with low carbon emissions achieving Code for Sustainable Homes Level 4 and 5.

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The Prince’s Foundation unveiled the ‘Prince’s House’ at the Ideal Home Show, 2011

Green (Living) Review

The Prince’s Foundation unveiled the ‘Prince’s House’ at the Ideal Home Show, 2011 on the Opening Day by Michael Smith (Veshengro) For the first time since 1935 a ‘royal' house has been built at the Ideal Home Show, which runs from the 11th - 27th March at London's Earl's Court.

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KEVIN MCCLOUD PICKS ALL NEW 2011 ECO-INNOVATOR CHAMPIONS FOR BIRMINGHAM LIVE SHOW

Green (Living) Review

This year’s all new NEC exhibit features everything from interior products for the home like eco lighting designs and furniture made from recycled materials such as tyres, to public recycling and waste solutions and energy creating innovations for sustainable home build practices.

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How to Love and Live in Your Eco-Inspired Home

Green Life Smart Life

Long before the mod designs of today’s sustainable homes, there the “Glass House”. But what a lot of people also don’t realize is those eco homes aren’t cookie cutter houses. When Michelle Kaufman and her husband moved to California, they decided to fill the market for clean green homes after their own difficulty in finding one. Clients can design their own custom home and choose the features that work for them.

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