Green Homes Folsom CA

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The Club by Del Webb
(800) 314-1210
2159 Langtree Dr.
Roseville, CA
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1645
Builder
Del Webb
Community Name
The Club

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Four Seasons at Westshore by K. Hovnanian Homes
(916) 515-2116
9 Calatabiano Place
Sacramento, CA
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1465
Builder
K. Hovnanian Homes
Community Name
Four Seasons at Westshore

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Bridle Ridge by Pardee Homes
(858) 847-9392
10525 Gaylemont Lane
Carmel Valley, CA
Property Type
Green Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 3
Builder
Pardee Homes
Community Name
Bridle Ridge

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Andalusia at 4s Ranch by California West Communities
(858) 312-6850
10510 Black Opal Road
San Diego, CA
Property Type
Green Homes, Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 3
Builder
California West Communities
Community Name
Andalusia at 4s Ranch

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Redwood Gate by SummerHill Homes
4240 Noble Street
Palo Alto, CA
Property Type
Green Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
SummerHill Homes
Community Name
Redwood Gate

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The Preserve at Fiddyment Farm by D.R. Horton
(916) 899-5480
1929 Ellesmere Loop
Roseville, CA
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
The Preserve at Fiddyment Farm

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LivingSmart Homes At Canyon Hills by Pardee Homes
(951) 244-9583
34185 Pinnata Court
Lake Elsinore, CA
Property Type
Green Homes, Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Pardee Homes
Community Name
LivingSmart Homes At Canyon Hills

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Heritage Walk by Olson Homes
498 West Avenue
Fullerton, CA
Property Type
Green Homes, Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Olson Homes
Community Name
Heritage Walk

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Laurel Park by Pardee Homes
(661) 299-5409
17420 Winter Pine Way
Santa Clarita, CA
Property Type
Green Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Pardee Homes
Community Name
Laurel Park

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Monteluz at 4s Ranch by California West Communities
(858) 705-6031
17721 Hunters Ridge Road
San Diego, CA
Property Type
Green Homes, Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
California West Communities
Community Name
Monteluz at 4s Ranch

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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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