Green Living

The importance of becoming environmentally aware is becoming more and more important, and more people are taking the environment into account when buying a home or planning new construction. The rising cost of energy is one major reason, but many consumers also see a need to make choices that cut down on pollution and make the smartest use of the earth's limited natural resources.

Green Living Resources

Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED)

How can you tell the difference between houses that look environmentally friendly and ones that actually are? Home certifications can help. Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) is just one certification that helps all sectors of the home-building industry use some of the best methods of sustainable design and construction.