green building: Less is More or More is Less? - 07/13/09 01:15 AM
I think Less is More when you consider reducing the size of the house to the not so big house and putting the details there.  A tighter envelope, better air quality, water reducing features, energy star and this all leads to saving money on utilities.  There is also talk that by 2012 all homes will need to be energy star.
Soooooooooo.. why is it that every time I get a buyer or talk to one all they care about is how much sq ft they can get for the money. Bigger is better if you can get more space for your … (1 comments)

green building: Take the path to be good stewards of the earth. - 06/10/09 09:46 AM
2009 is the year that GREEN has made an impact.   We all have been taught to conserve water, recycle, reuse, save the trees, etc.    I know that we all have not practiced what we know is right.  I believe that people are moving forward to becoming better stewards of the earth .  Green Building is making an impact on building a better house that has a tighter envelope, better air quality, water conservation and energy effecient.  Guidelines are being put in place right now and soon all houses will have to be energy effecient or energy star. 
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green building: Asheville Healthy Built Homes Program - 05/19/09 02:46 AM
Western North Carolina Healthy Built Homes program
We are currently building 5 homes in the Reems Creek area of Asheville and are enrolled in the Healthy Built Homes program.  We sold the first home before it finished and were very pleased with the procedure.  We have built 27 homes in the area and working with the Healthy Built homes program, we now build a better and tighter house that is energy effecient.  The second house is very close to completion and is now in MLS.  Preview Here
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