Green Homes Beaufort SC

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Mill Creek at Cypress Ridge by D.R. Horton
(843) 208-4500
214 Argo Circle
Bluffton, SC
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Mill Creek at Cypress Ridge

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Sun City Hilton Head by Del Webb
(877) 785-8319
138 Kings Creek Drive
Bluffton, SC
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1244
Builder
Del Webb
Community Name
Sun City Hilton Head

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Fallbrook by D.R. Horton
(866) 887-3356
877 Becker Ave
Fort Mill, SC
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Fallbrook

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Parmelee by D.R. Horton
(843) 455-0350
MURRELLS INLET, SC
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Parmelee

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St Andrews Place by D.R. Horton
(803) 457-3506
152 St. Andrews Place Drive
COLUMBIA, SC
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
St Andrews Place

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The Haven at New Riverside by Del Webb
(866) 932-2463
7 Tree Rose Place
Bluffton, SC
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1590
Builder
Del Webb
Community Name
The Haven at New Riverside

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Abbey Glen - Hilton Head by Epcon Communities
(800) 800-4155
201 New River Parkway
Hilton Head Island, SC
Property Type
Active Adult, Townhomes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
Abbey Glen - Hilton Head

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Cypress at Carolina Bay by Pulte Homes
(877) 235-3178
1733 Cornsilk Dr
Charleston, SC
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Pulte Homes
Community Name
Cypress at Carolina Bay

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Tuscany - Lucca Townhomes by D.R. Horton
(843) 903-7230
4073 Belle Terre Blvd
Myrtle Beach, SC
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 3
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Tuscany - Lucca Townhomes

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Park West by D.R. Horton
(803) 413-2887
124 Pacific Avenue
Chapin, SC
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Park West

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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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