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Greenest House in Britain

The Greenest House in Britain

This was written by Gary Stringer of http://searchstarz.com/ The greenest house in Britain will probably be owned by Gary Neville. The 37 year old ex Manchester United and England footballer will build a £8 million eco-friendly house. After three years of planning, and more than a year battling for approval, the retired footballer was given […]

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Green Kitchen Countertops

Green Kitchen Countertops – Eco-friendly Solutions for Kitchen Remodeling

This was written by Suzzane Edwards of  Kitchen Cabinetry. A green home is synonymous to healthy, clean and sustainable living. And when it comes to creating a truly green kitchen we must consider every single detail. Most of these kitchen countertops are made from recycled materials and could be recycled again if the homeowner chooses […]

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Outdoor Wood Stains and Paints

Wood Door Paints and Stains for the Green Warriors

This was written by Jove Arthurs of Door Emporium in New Jersey. The augmented and collective awareness of modern citizens with regard to present environmental concerns is something we should all be happy and proud about. Not only does this mean we give enough value to the world we live in, but furthermore, it reflects our shared […]

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Green Deal

Green Deal: Let’s Save our Lovely Planet

This was written by Nadine Ryan of I Say! Digital. The advent of new technologies has made life so easy for us through the creation of items and tools used on a daily basis such as washing machine, TV, fridge and so on. But it also has its side effects as it causes us to use […]

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Eco-Friendly Green Roofing For Your Home Or Business

Eco-Friendly Green Roofing For Your Home Or Business

This guest post is by www.rubberbond.co.uk. Green roofs have become an increasingly popular roofing solution for many home and business owners across the world. Whilst the green roofing concept has been used in Scandinavia for centuries, green roofs in their modern form were brought to the fore in Germany in the 1960s. What is a […]

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Designing a Zero Energy Building

Designing a Zero Energy Building

This guest post is by Liezl De Ocampo of CircularEnergy.com. People are getting more conscious about their environment. As they strive to live a healthy life, they also find ways on how to conserve energy and support environmental campaigns. It is good to know that aside from residential buildings, business establishment can also be remodeled […]

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Go Green with Steel

Go ‘Green’ with Steel

This guest post is by Jason Phillips of MadisonInd.com. Steel used as a material in construction has many benefits and provides a lot of solutions which link to Green buildings. The structures made from steel are light, recyclable and it does not take long to construct. Because it is recycled and also recyclable, steel framing […]

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Hire a LEED Certified Contractor

Why You Should Hire a LEED Certified Contractor

This guest post is by Lindsay Mineo of Palatin Remodeling, Inc. What LEED is and what it means for you Green is everywhere in home improvement and remodeling and without a regulatory system to define and regulate “green” promises a homeowner can find themselves the victim of misleading advertising. LEED is an acronym that stands […]

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Green Home Buying and Renovation

10 Useful Tips and Terms for Green Home Buying and Renovation

This guest post is by Robert Tutolo of Total Mortgage. As the dominant species on this planet, we as human beings have a responsibility to preserve and protect all other forms of life to the best of our ability. We are expanding at such a rapid pace that we generally tend to neglect the world […]

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Impact of Environmental Rating Specialists on Buildings

Impact of Environmental Rating Specialists on Buildings

This guest post is by Maya Savanovich of ausnviro.com.au. Environmental impact assessment is one of the mandatory tasks that have to be carried out on all buildings that are erected in a given geographical area. This helps to ensure that all projects are in line with the environmental regulations that aim at curbing down degradation […]

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