Green Homes Covington KY

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Villas of Fowler's Creek by Epcon Communities
(859) 525-7143
9172 Royal Oak Lane
Union, KY
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1550
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
Villas of Fowler's Creek

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The Villas at Park Place by Epcon Communities
(513) 868-9800
7955 Beckett Road
West Chester, OH
Property Type
Active Adult, Townhomes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1300
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
The Villas at Park Place

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Villas at Ridgefield Farm by Epcon Communities
(859) 236-1223
1 Saddle Ridge Circle
Danville, KY
Property Type
Active Adult, Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1300
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
Villas at Ridgefield Farm

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The Villas at Woodson Bend by Epcon Communities
(866) 288-2088
#1 Villa Drive
Bronston, KY
Property Type
Active Adult, Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1500
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
The Villas at Woodson Bend

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Villas of Fowler's Creek by Epcon Communities
(859) 525-7143
9172 Royal Oak Lane
Union, KY
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1550
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
Villas of Fowler's Creek

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The Villas at Waterford Glen by Epcon Communities
(513) 752-8239
Amelia, OH
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
The Villas at Waterford Glen

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Silver Creek by Silver Creek Residential Community
(859) 498-0403
5010 Winchester Rd.
Mount Sterling, KY
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Silver Creek Residential Community
Community Name
Silver Creek

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Hartland Hills by Holiday Retirement Homes
(859) 475-1691
1005 Tanbark Rd.
Lexington, KY
Property Type
Active Adult
Builder
Holiday Retirement Homes
Community Name
Hartland Hills

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Bethel Pointe by Epcon Communities
(859) 858-0096
100 Academy Drive
Wilmore, KY
Property Type
Active Adult, Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1300
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
Bethel Pointe

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Eaglestone Villas at the Crossings by Epcon Communities
(270) 842-8810
2500 Crossings Boulevard
Bowling Green, KY
Property Type
Active Adult, Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1733
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
Eaglestone Villas at the Crossings

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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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