16 Jan '12, 9pm

GUEST POST: Tips on Constructing Your Green Building

GUEST POST: Tips on Constructing Your Green Building

Have clear green building ideas – First of all, in order to build a green home, it is extremely important for you to have a clear idea on what going green means. Then, you will also have to be aware of the myths associated with green building. For example, many believe that sustainable building materials are in general expensive but this isn’t true in all of the cases. Moreover, though it can cost you more initially, but can help you save lots of dollars on electricity and lighting and water in the long run. Choose building materials that can be recycled – It is better for you to choose the building materials that can be recycled over time. The recyclable materials have less negative effect on the environment. Evaluate your needs – It is also important for you to evaluate the needs that you have and build the green home based on that. For example, you will have to determin...

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