Springtime Homes, the Springtime Cottage is a passive solar home plan that is designed to fit a variety of different building sites. Its simple floor plan can be easily modified and adapted to suit one's individual needs. This green home features poplar bark, locust log posts, and a timber frame accent. The
won the Home Builders & Remodelers Association of Northern Vermont 2009 Better Homes Award for Energy Efficiency and the 2011 Better Homes Award for Best Luxury Home Over $1,000,000.
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their new home and gorgeous property. They envisioned an understated but elegant house that would provide their family with the unique spaces they needed, that would blend gracefully with the land, and would operate efficiently and sustainably. Their aesthetic preferences tended towards finely crafted