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Foxmoor Prairie Series by D.R. Horton
(847) 984-4580
1931 Cambridge Lane
Montgomery, IL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Foxmoor Prairie Series

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Blackberry Crossing West by Ryland Homes
(630) 897-3800
3062 Gaylord Lane
Montgomery, IL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Ryland Homes
Community Name
Blackberry Crossing West

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Carillon Club Gallery Series by D.R. Horton
(847) 984-4857
2941 Normandy Circle
Naperville, IL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Carillon Club Gallery Series

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Carillon Club Alpine Series by D.R. Horton
(847) 984-4857
2941 Normandy Circle
Naperville, IL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 1
Number of Bathrooms : 1
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Carillon Club Alpine Series

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Carillon Club Gallery Series by D.R. Horton
(847) 984-4857
3995 West 95th Street
Naperville, IL
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 2054
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Carillon Club Gallery Series

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Orchard Prairie Horizon Series by D.R. Horton
(847) 984-4580
1931 Cambridge Lane
Montgomery, IL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Orchard Prairie Horizon Series

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Blackberry Crossing West Premier Series by Ryland Homes
(630) 897-3800
3062 Gaylord Lane
Montgomery, IL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 4
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Ryland Homes
Community Name
Blackberry Crossing West Premier Series

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Carillon Club Holiday Series by D.R. Horton
(847) 984-4857
2941 Normandy Circle
Naperville, IL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Carillon Club Holiday Series

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Carillon Club Holiday Series by D.R. Horton
(847) 984-4857
3995 W. 95th Street
Naperville, IL
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1491
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Carillon Club Holiday Series

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Carillon Club Resort Series by D.R. Horton
(847) 984-4857
3995 W. 95th Street
Naperville, IL
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1475
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Carillon Club Resort Series

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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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