October 21, 2008
Much has been written about eco-homes and making your home environmentally friendly, but mostly from the architectural perspective. Unfortunately little has been said about the relationship between ..
October 05, 2008
It seems that the recent inflationary setbacks of the past months have caused many of us to rethink our life-styles. Home buyers are now placing energy efficiency high on their list of wants. This ..
August 14, 2008
As the health of our environment and our own personal wellness become issues of greater importance, the demand for eco-friendly homes continues to rise. Home builders and developers have responded to .
July 20, 2008
Think of all those energy bills that will soon be coming your way! They are bound to be more expensive than last year's bills, we all know that. Efficiency in the home heating arena is even more ..
July 13, 2008
There are many benefits to building green and it seems the real estate industry is catching on. Not only does building green provide a healthy place to live along with protecting the planet, but it ..
July 09, 2008
Every day, it seems like citizens and governments all over the world are becoming increasingly aware of the need to conserve. And while America is focusing more on the environment than it used to ..
July 04, 2008
NPR had an interesting story earlier this week about the connection between commute time and home values. Not surprisingly, the story featured examples from the Washington, DC metro area (I guess ..
May 13, 2008
If you thought that global warming had reached a stage beyond repair, you are probably right. However, that doesn't mean you cannot do your own bit to save the environment! Here are some simple, ..
April 03, 2008
We're all hearing a lot about going green these days but are you like me and have been thinking to yourself “well that's great I'm all for it, but I'm not ready to pull up all my floors or ..
March 27, 2008
More and more companies are beginning to see the benefits of having energy efficient buildings and physical plants. Cleaner, more efficient office buildings and work spaces not only help the ..
February 14, 2008
With the world in a tizzy over the climate changes and the effect of carbon emissions, what is the latest bug to have bitten people? ‘Go Green’ seems to sum it up aptly. And Tampa real ..
January 17, 2008
Green homes are being constructed in many areas by single-family and custom home builders. They are much healthier for both the residents and the environment, but that doesn't mean you have to start ..
December 19, 2007
One sure way to add value to your home is to install attractive double glazed units; these will lower your heating bills which will increase the desirability of your property. It may also get you ..