Green Homes Cave Creek AZ

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Cielo at Desert Ridge-Chaparral Heights by D.R. Horton
(480) 905-2223
Phoenix, AZ
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Cielo at Desert Ridge-Chaparral Heights

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Cielo at Desert Ridge-Delmonico by D.R. Horton
(480) 905-2223
Pinnacle Peak and 40th Street
Phoenix, AZ
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Cielo at Desert Ridge-Delmonico

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Sonoran Foothills, A Master Planned Community by Sonoran Foothills
31910 N North Foothills DriveSouth of Carefree Highway
Phoenix, AZ
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Sonoran Foothills
Community Name
Sonoran Foothills, A Master Planned Community

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The Pinnacle at Desert Peak by D.R. Horton
(480) 365-1005
Cave Creek and Pinnacle Peak Rd.
Phoenix, AZ
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
The Pinnacle at Desert Peak

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Bella Monte by Homes by Towne
(480) 621-5700
21320 North 56th Street
Phoenix, AZ
Property Type
Condos
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Homes by Towne
Community Name
Bella Monte

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Cielo at Desert Ridge-Sabina by D.R. Horton
(480) 905-2223
Tatum Blvd. and Pinnacle Peak Road
Phoenix, AZ
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Cielo at Desert Ridge-Sabina

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Mountaingate Ranch II by D.R. Horton
(480) 365-1005
Pinnacle Peak & Cave Creek Road
Phoenix, AZ
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Mountaingate Ranch II

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Villagio At Happy Valley by D.R. Horton
(480) 365-1005
Phoenix, AZ
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Villagio At Happy Valley

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Mountaingate Ranch III by D.R. Horton
(480) 365-1005
Cave Creek & Pinnacle Peak
PHOENIX, AZ
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Mountaingate Ranch III

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Santuario by D.R. Horton
(480) 570-5203
Happy Valley & Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, AZ
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Santuario

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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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