Two LEED-certified homes side by side - 3 eco-friendly building materials for the exterior of your home

3 Eco-Friendly Materials for the Exterior of Your Home

Anyone who prides themselves on practicing a green lifestyle knows that sometimes creativity is ...

Maroon shipping container home - The reality of living in a shipping container

The Reality of Living in a Shipping Container [video]

  Video Transcription Jaci Chambers: People in general were kinda like, you know, you’d ...

Eco-friendly home next to pond - Creating a design/build team

Assembling a Green Home Design Team That’ll Get the Job Done

The act of building a home that’s ecologically sound—combining high efficiency with low-impact materials—isn’t ...

Honda Smart Home - street view

Honda: Designing More Than Just Sustainable Cars

On the University of California’s Davis campus sits a live-in model of the future ...

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A Buyer’s Guide to Flat Pack Homes

You wouldn’t expect the words “flat” and “home” to appear in the same sentence, ...

Happy feet on marmoleum flooring

Marmoleum: The Greenest and Healthiest Floor Covering in the World

Remember linoleum, that durable but boring material found on most kitchen and bathroom floors of older homes. ...

Mansion - house size and sustainability

At What Point Does Size Cancel Out Sustainability?

A house must be built on solid foundations if it is to last. The ...

LivingHome in Santa Monica - prebuilt home

7 Benefits of Prebuilt Homes

There’s a reason why we have factories. A bunch of reasons, actually. Ask any ...

Green home - Passive House pictured at night

Issues that Come up When Buying and Building a Green Home

Ever wonder what it might be like to own a green home?  How about ...