Green Homes Apache Junction AZ

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Escalante at Entrada Del Oro by K. Hovnanian Homes
(520) 463-1809
18374 E. San Ignacio Court
Apache Junction, AZ
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
K. Hovnanian Homes
Community Name
Escalante at Entrada Del Oro

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Muirfield Village by KB Home
(480) 354-6555
1250 South Rialto Bldg 2
Mesa, AZ
Property Type
Townhomes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
KB Home
Community Name
Muirfield Village

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Mountain Bridge A Masterplanned Community by Mountain Bridge
(480) 641-1800
McKellips Road and Hawes
Mesa, AZ
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 4
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Mountain Bridge
Community Name
Mountain Bridge A Masterplanned Community

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Power Ranch, A Master Planned Community by Power Ranch
Power Road & Germann Road
Gilbert, AZ
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
Power Ranch
Community Name
Power Ranch, A Master Planned Community

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Tesoro at Greenfield by D.R. Horton
(480) 905-2258
Greenfield and Southern
Mesa, AZ
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Tesoro at Greenfield

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Tovara at Taylor Ranch by Pulte Homes
(480) 987-2272
NE Corner Ironwood Road & Ocotillo
Queen Creek, AZ
Property Type
Active Adult
Builder
Pulte Homes
Community Name
Tovara at Taylor Ranch

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Las Sendas A Masterplanned Community by Las Sendas
(480) 641-1800
Thomas and Power Road
Mesa, AZ
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Las Sendas
Community Name
Las Sendas A Masterplanned Community

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Power Ranch-The Timbers by D.R. Horton
(480) 922-2152
Ranch House Pkwy & Pecos Road
Gilbert, AZ
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Power Ranch-The Timbers

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Lyon's Gate by Pulte Homes
(866) 813-1615
East Ray Rd & South Wade Dr
Gilbert, AZ
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
Pulte Homes
Community Name
Lyon's Gate

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Classics at Cameron Ranch by KB Home
(480) 807-1394
3464 E Bartlett Drive
Gilbert, AZ
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
KB Home
Community Name
Classics at Cameron Ranch

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A House as a System

House as a System

Green doesn't have to be expensive to build, nor does it have to look "different". It can be designed in any style, or any shape. The main focus of green building is to provide benefits to the occupants. A green building is a building that is designed, constructed, and operated utilizing a whole-system design approach, with the goal of enhancing the overall environmental performance of the building and the site on which it sits. 

Our built environment is changing the world significantly. Many of the homes built today consume an inordinate amount of natural resources and energy; building contribute over 40 percent of the total greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, more than either industry or transportation alone. Green building is a systematic approach that covers every step of design and construction from land use and site planning to materials selection, energy efficiency and indoor air quality. At its most basic, green building is a tripod of three interrelated goals:

Energy Effect - the cornerstone of any green building project. A well-designed and green-built home consumes as little energy as possible and uses renewable resources of energy whenever possible. Lower energy use not only saves homeowners money but also has broader societal benefits, including:

fewer disruptions in energy supplies better air quality reduced global climate change

Conservation of Natural Resources - There are great varieties of effective building strat...

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