Green Homes Copperas Cove TX

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Bridgewood Estates by D.R. Horton
(254) 634-5258
4903 Bridgewood Drive
Killeen, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Bridgewood Estates

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Spanish Oaks by D.R. Horton
(254) 699-3660
5504 Red Pine Drive
Killeen, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Spanish Oaks

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Savannah Heights by D.R. Horton
(254) 680-3474
202/204 Scarlet Lane
Killeen, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Savannah Heights

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Avalon Park by Standard Pacific Homes
(512) 990-3190
19301 Moorlynch Avenue
Pflugerville, TX
Property Type
Green Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Standard Pacific Homes
Community Name
Avalon Park

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The Sterling of The Woodlands by Sunrise Senior Living
(281) 419-6300
9595 Six Pines Drive
The Woodlands, TX
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
Builder
Sunrise Senior Living
Community Name
The Sterling of The Woodlands

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Bridgewood Park by D.R. Horton
(254) 634-5258
4903 Bridgewood Drive
Killeen, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Bridgewood Park

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Splawn Ranch by D.R. Horton
Splawn Ranch Dr.
KILLEEN, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Splawn Ranch

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Avalon Village by Standard Pacific Homes
(512) 252-3657
3616 Glastonbury Trail
Pflugerville, TX
Property Type
Green Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Standard Pacific Homes
Community Name
Avalon Village

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Mueller by Standard Pacific Homes
(512) 479-7300
1900 Tom Miller Street
Austin, TX
Property Type
Golf Course, Green Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Standard Pacific Homes
Community Name
Mueller

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Dove Crossing by D.R. Horton
(830) 624-3732
211 Cameron Drive
New Braunfels, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Dove Crossing

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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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