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April 2013

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Published on April 29, 2013 Written by Anonymous Posted in LEED

USGBC has released a new infographic to illustrate how the LEED green building rating system has contributed to the growth of an entire global industry devoted to creating a sustainable built environment.

The infographic, “LEED in Motion: Driving the Green Building...

Published on April 25, 2013 Written by Anonymous Posted in LEED
Photo by Adaptive Creative

ECO Modern Flats is sustainable living made attainable. The project not only transformed a formerly dilapidated property, but also changed the way that people in the region think about multi-family property. “ECO Modern Flats raised the bar for what people expect of a multi-family development in Northwest Arkansas,” said Linda...

Published on April 24, 2013 Written by Ashley Katz Posted in LEED
In celebration of green energy saving techniques and in support of green living,

Would you makeover a kitchen or bathroom using low flow fixtures? What about more energy efficient replacement windows or lighting? Maybe even low maintenance fiber-cement siding or a Cool roof with a lifetime warranty?

Whichever option you choose, one thing is for sure, as home renovations go, $25,000 makes a big...

Published on April 22, 2013 Written by Anonymous Posted in LEED

“We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise we harden.” — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

According to the 2013 World Green Building Trends Report, 28% of architects, engineers and contractors report...

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