Green Homes Columbus OH

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The Woods at Hayden Run by Epcon Communities
(614) 876-9000
5867 Timber Top Drive
Hilliard, OH
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1100
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
The Woods at Hayden Run

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The Villas at Glenealy by Epcon Communities
(614) 792-2200
6315 Donegan Way
Dublin, OH
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1300
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
The Villas at Glenealy

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The Woods at Sugar Run by Epcon Communities
(614) 202-1813
5545 Armstead Avenue
New Albany, OH
Property Type
Active Adult, Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1100
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
The Woods at Sugar Run

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The Villas at Charleston Lake by Epcon Communities
(614) 920-2995
6305 Lakeview Circle
Canal Winchester, OH
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1300
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
The Villas at Charleston Lake

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StoneGate by Epcon Communities
(330) 726-7600
9264 Sharrott Road
Poland, OH
Property Type
Active Adult, Townhomes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1440
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
StoneGate

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The Villas at Canterbury Woods by Epcon Communities
(614) 899-9600
595 Havelock Street
Westerville, OH
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1300
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
The Villas at Canterbury Woods

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Cobblestone at the Preserve by Epcon Communities
(614) 939-0044
6200 Stonewalk Lane
New Albany, OH
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1200
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
Cobblestone at the Preserve

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Villas at Milnor Crossing by Epcon Communities
(614) 834-8866
101 Jamie Lynn Circle
Pickerington, OH
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1326
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
Villas at Milnor Crossing

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Villas at Foor Farms by Epcon Communities
(740) 927-5277
115 Stonegate Drive
Pataskala, OH
Property Type
Active Adult, Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
Villas at Foor Farms

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The Commons at Yankee Trace by Gold Key Homes
(937) 848-2844
1478 Bethany Commons Trail
Centerville, OH
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1435
Builder
Gold Key Homes
Community Name
The Commons at Yankee Trace

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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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