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7 ways to make your home more sustainable

Have you visited the househappy blog? Their site is a great homeowner resource for things like house repair and maintenance advice. This month, I’m excited to share that househappy blog is featuring an article I wrote about how to make your home more sustainable! In my article, I share some practical and beautiful ways to […]

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Green Living Begins in the Kitchen

The kitchen is the heart of the home… and it’s also where eco-friendly living begins. With an increase in environmental awareness and social responsibility comes a deeper commitment to setting up healthier, eco-friendly living spaces.  This begins with some simple practices like recycling, reusing, and composting. Here are a few suggestions to get you started… […]

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Choosing a Design Build Project Partner

Spring has sprung and, along with it, a new season of home renovation inspiration! This is the time of year when many people start thinking seriously about remodeling a bathroom or kitchen or even tackling a bigger project such as a new home addition. Before you dive headlong into your project, take the time to […]

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Energy Efficiency and the EPS Score

  This basement remodel, featured on the 2013 Tour of Remodeled Homes,  had a Home Performance Test conducted on it before the remodel began so we knew how to improving it’s energy efficiency.   After adding  (2) new high-efficiency furnaces, all new windows, all new ductwork, sealing all cracks, and adding extra insulation and soundproofing in the entire basement, we had […]

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Green Design: Spending Now to Save Natural Resources and Money in the Future

  Often times when home owners think of green design, the cost of going green is in the forefront of their mind. This short-term thinking is what pulls most home owners back from beginning environmentally friendly renovation projects. What they don’t stop to realize is that spending a little more money up front will not […]

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