Homes are springing up around the world featuring the latest trend in green building: Transforming a shipping container into a home. As a home building material, these containers actually have a
Scientists know why the Great Barrier Reef is dying, but they don't know how to stop it. That's why they're replicating nature. Building an artificial reef, they hope, might help save the real one.
Green Building Supply, founded in 1991, continues to be the nation's trusted source for the best non-toxic and eco-friendly building materials. We specialize in products that are safe for everyone—including the chemically sensitive—as well as safe for pets and the environment.
Natural home building: 10 homes built by the earth. Homes like Wojciechowska's are beyond green standards. They're made with completely natural materials, and they're attracting a legion of
Green Products and Building Materials Green Depot is the nation's leading supplier of environmentally friendly building and lifestyle products, services and home solutions. Our mission is to make green building products readily accessible to homeowners and builders so that sustainable practices can easily be adopted into standard construction
Green Building is an investment for the future, so choosing the right green building materials is a Core decision when building a sustainable and resilient structural envelope. Building to the latest Code at the same or lower cost than old-fashioned and inefficient wooden stick frame is a wise decision in our opinion.
Green building involves consideration in four main areas: site development, material selection and minimization, energy efficiency, and indoor air quality. Consider site development to reduce the impact of development on the natural environment.
6 unbelievable underground homes. By Ilyce Glink like the idea of building below the surface because there is a lot more space. modern furniture made from natural materials gives the space
The Green Building and Green Points Program encourages the use of sustainable remodeling and building methods and technologies to conserve energy, water and other natural resources. The Green Points Program applies to all new residential construction, and additions and remodels larger than 500 square feet.