30 Jul '14, 10pm

Guest Post: Most Popular Eco-Friendly Roofing Options for Your Home - Green Building Elements: Guest Post: Mos...

Guest Post: Most Popular Eco-Friendly Roofing Options for Your Home - Green Building Elements: Guest Post: Mos...

The roof is one area of the home that is often overlooked for purposes of energy efficiency, but it shouldn’t be. A large amount of the heat in a home is lost through the roof, which makes insulating it one of the easiest ways to cut down on costs. It also makes the roof a prime candidate for making a home more ‘green.’ Traditional roofing options are often constructed from shingles and other tar-based materials, none of which are environmentally friendly. If you’re interested in making an impact on the environment, consider one of these green roofing options.

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