12 Mar '12, 10am

The Pretty Good House Part 1 & Part 2 #GreenBuildings

Central Colorado chimes in by Greg Follet Helpful? 0 Sign in to vote I must admit I am a bit torn between the effectiveness and good energy of this PGH thing, and the feeling that we are trying to re-invent the wheel? I kind of see this as a case of builders being sick and tired of talking about if they are busy or not, and wanting to talk about the specifics of their craft - which is great - I am one of them!! However, do we really need to go through the basics of what makes a house good? I suspect anybody that subscribes to this website/blog is doing above average to way above average work. So, what's the objective? Are we just trying to blow our own horns? Are we trying to just make our own product better? Or are we trying to change the industry as a whole? That being said, I don't know? I'm just a builder (and probationary rater) trying to survive - just like 80% of th...

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