Going Green

going greenWhat is Green Remodeling?

Green Building and Remodeling projects are sited, designed, constructed and operated to enhance the well-being of occupants, and to minimize negative impacts on the community and natural environment.

Green Building/Remodeling Projects:

  • Promote/provide a healthier and more comfortable environment
  • Improve long-term economic performance
  • Incorporate energy and water efficient technologies
  • Use recycled content such as windows and wood trim in their construction
  • Reduce construction and demolition waste
  • Bring higher resale value
  • Incorporate landscaping for water and energy efficiency
  • Include renewable energy technologies
  • Improve indoor air quality
  • Reduce environmental impact
  • Are easier to maintain & built to last