Friday, March 18, 2016

Home Builders: Green Materials and Appliances Make Sustainable Homes

Owning a home is part of the American Dream. Having the opportunity to have it built just the way you want it is the height of that dream. Since today’s homeowners are concerned with the environment and the world they will leave to their grandchildren’s grandchildren, many custom home builders in Minneapolis give their clients the option to build a green home. Here are some of the hallmarks of a custom built green home. Energy Efficiency Homes that use less energy contribute less to the amount of soot and greenhouse gasses in the air. There are several ways to ensure that your custom home uses less energy than a conventional home. First, the home must use its energy wisely. That means energy efficient windows and above average insulation in the exterior walls and in the attic to prevent heat transfer into and out of the house.

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