When It Comes to Buying a New Home: Go Green To Save Green

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Home buyers are going green, and research shows that they are even willing to pay more for green homes in a down economy! Especially because buying a green home usually means saving a lot of green on utility bills. With the rising costs of energy, savvy homeowners are paying more upfront to save more over time.
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Increasing energy efficiency in your home: benefit for the environment, your wallet, and your health

Making your home more energy efficient is not only good for the earth, it’s also good for your wallet and health. Here are some simple methods, recommended by the U.S. Department of Energy, for decreasing your carbon footprint, your monthly electricity bill, and serious health risks all at the same time.
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How can the Cash for Caulkers program help you save on retrofits when you reduce your home’s energy consumption?

Looking to take advantage of Cash for Caulkers? Here is an easy-to-read guide to the 13 home energy retrofits and the rebates the government will give you for each one.

Save energy and go green with a metal roof!

Every roof has a lifespan and (almost) every homeowner or homeowner’s association faces the prospect of replacing their roof at some point. So why not go green? Environmentally-friendly metal roofs now comes in all sorts of styles that emulate a traditional roof and they can reduce summer energy bills by up to 40 percent. A … Continue reading

Local Decatur business Renewal Design-Build is branching out to offer green Home Performance Assessments

Local Decatur business Renewal Design-Build is branching out to offer green Home Performance Assessments

Southface presents reports on future energy and efficiency challenges, clean local power, and water

Four new energy-related white papers recently authored by the World Resources Institute, the Southeast Energy Efficiency Alliance, the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy and Southface.

EarthCraft eco-friendly home builders in Atlanta celebrates 10-year anniversary!

EarthCraft eco-friendly home builders in Atlanta celebrates 10-year anniversary!