Benefits of a Green Home

One of the main reasons homeowners are reluctant to ” go green” is cost. Unfortunately, the green industry has a reputation for being costly. Yes, there are some green products that are expensive to invest in, however, you don’t need to change everything at once. Solar panels are coming down in price, and in a

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Agents say green home features help to sell

Real estate agents are becoming increasingly aware of the advantage of energy efficient features within a home, with 69% saying that promoting these aspects was “very” or “somewhat” valuable, according to the National Association of Realtor’s newly released Realtors & Sustainability report. The NAR survey of around 6,000 real estate professionals demonstrates that agents should

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Ply Gem offers some green home remodeling tips for Earth Day

Although many homeowners know that it’s important to run an eco-friendly home, there are many who don’t know how to go about doing so.

Clean Energy Likely to Become More Popular in the Future

A new survey has found US homeowners view green energy as being a popular resource for the future, regardless of age or political views. The survey was carried out by a solar installer and a marketing research firm and polled 1,400 homeowners about renewable energy and related topics. Half of those who took part in

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Study: Green Neighborhoods linked to healthier babies

Pregnant women living in “green” neighborhoods are more likely to deliver healthier babies, suggests a new study from researchers at Oregon State University and the University of British Columbia.

New Guide Helps Realtors To Highlight ‘Green’ features

Green features in a home can be a selling point, surveys show, and now there’s a way to highlight them on Multiple Listing Services.

Simple Efficiency-Increasing HVAC Hacks for Making a Home Greener and More Marketable

Many people can be intimidated by giving their home an efficiency tune up, but with up to half of monthly energy bills going to heating and cooling, it’s something any responsible homeowner should be concerned with.

Three Reasons Why Everyone Loves a “Green” Upgrade

Whether it’s installing Energy Star appliances or low-flow toilets, the possibilities for greener living are becoming increasingly limitless. So long as the trend continues, technology will continue developing, thus lending to the reduction of emissions and pollution on the planet – but why do you care?

Eco-Friendly Home Improvements to Help Your Home Sell

If you are looking to sell your home you should consider making a few eco-friendly home improvements because these are becoming more popular every day. Green changes no only reduce your carbon footprint, but they also save money and make your home more attractive to buyers.

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