Green Homes Collegeville PA

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The Reserve at Gwynedd by Del Webb
(215) 699-7705
2569 Morris Road
Upper Gwynedd, PA
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1493
Builder
Del Webb
Community Name
The Reserve at Gwynedd

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The Reserve at Gwynedd Carriage & Manor Homes by Del Webb
(888) 249-1082
469 Primrose Drive
Upper Gwynedd, PA
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Square Footage : 2788
Builder
Del Webb
Community Name
The Reserve at Gwynedd Carriage & Manor Homes

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Renaissance at Morgan Creek by Judd Builders
(215) 538-3600
1339 Creekside Lane
Quakertown, PA
Property Type
Active Adult, Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1561
Builder
Judd Builders
Community Name
Renaissance at Morgan Creek

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Applecross Country Club-Village Singles by Pulte Homes
(877) 377-8583
125 Bolero Dr
Downingtown, PA
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
Pulte Homes
Community Name
Applecross Country Club-Village Singles

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Winchelsea by Keystone Custom Homes
(717) 475-5159
3599 Wildflower Lane
Mountville, PA
Property Type
Custom Homes, Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 1
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Keystone Custom Homes
Community Name
Winchelsea

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The Reserve at Gwynedd Garden Homes by Del Webb
(866) 460-0544
6104 Lilac Court
Upper Gwynedd, PA
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1493
Builder
Del Webb
Community Name
The Reserve at Gwynedd Garden Homes

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The Grande at Riverview by D.R. Horton
(610) 828-3877
300 West Elm Street Suite, 2104
Conshohocken, PA
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 1
Number of Bathrooms : 1
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
The Grande at Riverview

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Applecross Country Club-Meadows by Pulte Homes
(877) 377-8583
125 Bolero Dr
Downingtown, PA
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Pulte Homes
Community Name
Applecross Country Club-Meadows

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Applecross Country Club-Fairviews by Pulte Homes
(877) 377-8583
125 Bolero Dr
Downingtown, PA
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Pulte Homes
Community Name
Applecross Country Club-Fairviews

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Clearbrooke by Keystone Custom Homes
(717) 368-9831
340 Musser Rd
Mt Joy, PA
Property Type
Custom Homes, Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Keystone Custom Homes
Community Name
Clearbrooke

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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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