Green Homes Everett WA

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Pasadera Heights by Quadrant Homes
(425) 367-4859
2202 119th Ave SE
Everett, WA
Property Type
Green Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Quadrant Homes
Community Name
Pasadera Heights

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The Crossings at North Creek by Polygon Northwest
(425) 337-7600
Everett, WA
Property Type
Townhomes, Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Polygon Northwest
Community Name
The Crossings at North Creek

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Crosswater by Polygon Northwest
(425) 377-1342
2706 86th Drive NE
Lake Stevens, WA
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Polygon Northwest
Community Name
Crosswater

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The Pointe by Polygon Northwest
(425) 334-2000
2514 85th Drive NE
Lake Stevens, WA
Property Type
Townhomes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Polygon Northwest
Community Name
The Pointe

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Camden Meadows by D.R. Horton
(425) 825-3131
Bothell, WA
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Camden Meadows

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Berrywoods by Quadrant Homes
(360) 548-8551
7812 85th Ave NE
Marysville, WA
Property Type
Green Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Quadrant Homes
Community Name
Berrywoods

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Veremonte by D.R. Horton
(425) 825-3161
Everett, WA
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Veremonte

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Avery Park by D.R. Horton
(425) 334-7308
Lake Stevens, WA
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Avery Park

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Laurelcrest by D.R. Horton
(425) 481-9125
18022 30th Ave SE
Bothell, WA
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Laurelcrest

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Greenwood Village by Pacific Ridge Homes
(360) 653-2697
12509 5th Pl NE
Lake Stevens, WA
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Pacific Ridge Homes
Community Name
Greenwood Village

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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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