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Green? 4 Things to Think About When Building in Dallas

Green

You gain much freedom when you build a new home in Dallas, Texas. Green families look forward to the planning and construction process because [read more]

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4 mistakes to avoid when building a green home

Modern Green Home, Floor Insulation

A few tips may help you to avoid making mistakes when building a green home, which include choosing a poor location and building more house than you need.

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Going Green with a Tiny Home

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If you’ve been following the tiny house trend over the past year or so, you know that this endeavor is not a cheap fad. From materials to permits to licensed contractors to the time and labor spent on creating your perfect tiny house, the investment is enormous when the tiny house is ready for habitation. But are the benefits from ...

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Building a Modern Green Home

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Green building has been around since the 1970s, but with increasing research, affordability and demand, the market for eco-friendly homes has exploded in recent years. Whether you’re building a new home or just looking to update some of the features in your current one, consider implementing these modern, eco-friendly technologies. Downsize In the 1950s, the average home was less than ...

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Plug In to Green Energy Habits at Home

Energy Habits

Let’s face it; in today’s economy, we all want to save a buck where we can. This doesn’t mean we are cheapskates. It means we are financially responsible people who want to get the most out of your money. Your electric bill is a great concept for some extra savings. Ten years ago, the average electric bill in the US was ...

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How to Stay Green on a Tight Budget

Stay Green

Living on a tight budget is rarely as easy at it sounds. You may go to great lengths to ensure that you stick to your budget, such as educating yourself about how to avoid a bad car loan before you make a purchase and clipping out coupons each week before you head to the grocery store. However, when you want ...

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Go Green with Your Doormats

Doormats

One of the simplest ways of making your home greener is with doormats. These entry rugs are meant to stop dirt and grime from entering your house and damaging your floors. However, not all are made of quality materials, and some may cause more harm than good. A doormat’s role is also to protect your family’s health from toxic waste ...

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