Green Homes Bonita Springs FL

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Palmira by D.R. Horton
(877) 321-9642
14662 Speranza Way
Bonita Springs, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Palmira

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Botanica Lakes by GL Homes
(800) 495-7179
10312 Longleaf Pine Court
Fort Myers, FL
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 4
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 2342
Builder
GL Homes
Community Name
Botanica Lakes

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Horse Creek by D.R. Horton
(239) 593-1633
Naples, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Horse Creek

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Valencia Golf & Country Club Classic Series by D.R. Horton
(239) 354-0243
2154 Vardin Place
Naples, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Valencia Golf & Country Club Classic Series

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Catalina Isle Signature by D.R. Horton
(239) 432-1520
8437 Sumner Avenue
Fort Myers, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Catalina Isle Signature

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Pelican Preserve by WCI Communities
(239) 985-1600
10571 Veneto Drive,
Fort Myers, FL
Property Type
Active Adult, Townhomes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1229
Builder
WCI Communities
Community Name
Pelican Preserve

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II Regalo by D.R. Horton
(877) 321-9642
6825 Il Regalo Circle
Naples, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
II Regalo

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Valencia Golf & Country Club Signature Series by D.R. Horton
(239) 354-0243
2154 Vardin Place
Naples, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Valencia Golf & Country Club Signature Series

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Catalina Isle Classic by D.R. Horton
(239) 432-1520
8437 Sumner Avenue
Fort Myers, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Catalina Isle Classic

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Lynnwood by D.R. Horton
(321) 914-3957
2049 Brig Street
West Melbourne, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Lynnwood

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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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