Green Homes Cheshire CT

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Cheshire Crossing by Pulte Homes
(877) 785-8328
5 Wadsworth Lane
Cheshire, CT
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1550
Builder
Pulte Homes
Community Name
Cheshire Crossing

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The Village at Oxford Greens by Del Webb
(866) 313-9322
111 Country Club Drive
Oxford, CT
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1587
Builder
Del Webb
Community Name
The Village at Oxford Greens

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Cheshire Crossing by Pulte Homes
(877) 785-8328
5 Wadsworth Lane
Cheshire, CT
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1550
Builder
Pulte Homes
Community Name
Cheshire Crossing

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Guarino's Home Improvement Llc
(203) 271-1338
Cheshire, CT
 
Rock Building & Remodeling Llc
(203) 272-6015
1331 Highland Ave
Cheshire, CT
 
Regency at Prospect by Toll Brothers
(203) 758-4494
120 Scott Road
Prospect, CT
Property Type
Active Adult, Townhomes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1488
Builder
Toll Brothers
Community Name
Regency at Prospect

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The Village at Oxford Greens by Del Webb
(866) 313-9322
111 Country Club Drive
Oxford, CT
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1587
Builder
Del Webb
Community Name
The Village at Oxford Greens

Data Provided By:
Regency at Prospect by Toll Brothers
(203) 758-4494
120 Scott Road
Prospect, CT
Property Type
Active Adult, Townhomes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1488
Builder
Toll Brothers
Community Name
Regency at Prospect

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Danard Louis E Sr & Sons Building & Painting Contractors
(203) 272-6302
180 Wiese Rd
Cheshire, CT
 
Frenco Construction
(203) 250-7000
30 Hidden Pl
Cheshire, CT
 
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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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