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LA Dwelling
15 Reviews
Mid Century Modern Kitchen
Ideabooks1,405
Questions3
researching which materials would work best for their space. Zebra wood was chosen for its style and because it's formaldehyde free and harvested from sustainable forests.
"Zebra wood was chosen for its style and because it's formaldehyde free and harvested from sustainable forests." ; green counters
researching which materials would work best for their space. Zebra wood was chosen for its style and because it's formaldehyde free and harvested from sustainable forests. Great details usually come at a price, which Glen and the family knew they'd have to take into account. They wanted to get that subtle metal
“Green ^_^” — Amanda Miller
Natural Balance Home Builders
9 Reviews
LEED Platinum Home
Ideabooks9,837
Questions7
with a sustainable home in general:” “This means that some LEED certified homes will offer the best of environmental features, respect local and traditional building techniques, maintain small and compact forms that are easier to heat and cool, and push the envelope in innovative sustainable construction
local and traditional building techniques, maintain small and compact forms that are easier to heat and cool, and push the envelope in innovative sustainable construction methods. Meanwhile, others may be the result of a calculated attempt to gain the minimum credits for certification while maintaining
about a specific LEED certified home. Here are some key visual clues to help you understand what you're likely to see in a LEED home and with a sustainable home in general:
“Frente y uso de madera” — gbenedictis
Natural Balance Home Builders
9 Reviews
Green Roofs
Ideabooks9,417
Questions5
3. Sustainable Sites (SS)Points available: 25 (minimum of 5 required)Points earned for: Managing the effect of the construction process and landscaping on your
your piece of land and neighboring environments.Things to keep in mind: There is a 5-point minimum requirement for this section, because the sustainability of a home doesn’t stop at the walls. To reduce your ecological footprint, you will need to look at your entire piece of land and even beyond. Your c
“plants!” — jerinfisch
Robin Rigby Fisher CMKBD/CAPS
17 Reviews
Klimpt Inspired kitchen
Ideabooks7,727
Questions11
also for its affordability relative to hardwood and for its subtle, variegated appearance. Pros: Bamboo grows so quickly that it's considered a sustainable choice for green building. It's low maintenance, requiring no special care, and springier underfoot than wood. And it lends a touch of worldly style
Green living. Copper often can be salvaged from scrap yards or commercial applications, so it's popular with those committed to sustainable living.
“vent extension” — k8colkyl
Mindful Designs, Inc.
1 Review
Energy Efficiency Model Home
Ideabooks3,084
Questions7
lines the walls on the first and second floors. The clients opted to use all-zero-VOC paints from Mythic Paints. Beale and his team used local, sustainably harvested larch wood for the upstairs rooms. Many of the upstairs rooms also have sky tubes for natural light. Like skylights, they let the light
“The elevated platform” — talia_balia
Thomas Jacobson Construction, Inc
6 Reviews
Open wall kitchen and deck
Ideabooks12,761
Questions3
Sustainable home design by H2D Architects. Featured on the Northwest Eco Building Guild Tour, this sustainably-built modern four bedroom home features decks on all levels, seamlessly extending the living space to the outdoors. The green roof adds visual interest, while increasing the insulating value
"Sustainable home design by H2D Architects. Featured on the Northwest Eco Building Guild Tour, this sustainably-built modern four bedroom home features decks on all levels, seamlessly extending the living space
“the wood and the paint are what I want to use” — katiepai76
Jim Burton Architects
4 Reviews
Capitol Hill House Front
Ideabooks705
Questions1
Add to ideabook by Jim Burton Architects by Jim Burton Architects 1. Sustainable design. "A misconception about design in Seattle is that solar doesn't work," says architect Jim Burton. "In fact, Seattle has more usable solar
solar is great for cloudy seattle! Sustainable design. "A misconception about design in Seattle is that solar doesn't work," says architect Jim Burton. "In fact, Seattle has more usable solar
1. Sustainable design. "A misconception about design in Seattle is that solar doesn't work," says architect Jim Burton. "In fact, Seattle has more usable solar, on an annual basis, than Germany, which has the most solar per capita in the world. With the current federal and state incentives for doing
“Help with design” — wolverinegold
Briburn
Home on Pemaquid Pond
Ideabooks3,330
Questions2
sustainable home
“Roof” — jannamccormick
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