Green Homes Grapevine TX

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Hunters Ridge Townhomes by Ashton Woods Homes
(972) 301-6611
Kinwest Parkway
Irving, TX
Property Type
Townhomes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Ashton Woods Homes
Community Name
Hunters Ridge Townhomes

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Crawford Farms by D.R. Horton
4113 Greenwood Way
Keller, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Crawford Farms

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Newton Ranch by Grand Homes
(817) 337-7462
400 Silverado Trail
Keller, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Grand Homes
Community Name
Newton Ranch

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Rockbrook Townhomes by Ashton Woods Homes
(972) 316-8717
355 Dublin Street
Lewisville, TX
Property Type
Townhomes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Ashton Woods Homes
Community Name
Rockbrook Townhomes

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Fossil Park by D.R. Horton
(817) 247-3368
6600 Friendsway Drive
Fort Worth, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Fossil Park

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Trinity at Heritage by D.R. Horton
(817) 320-4528
5004 Keating
Fort Worth, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Trinity at Heritage

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Rolling Meadows by D.R. Horton
(214) 493-9785
13004 Sierra View
Keller, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Rolling Meadows

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The Villages at Woodland Springs by D.R. Horton
(817) 741-7453
2605 Sandcherry Drive
Keller, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
The Villages at Woodland Springs

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Graham Ranch by Pulte Homes
(866) 217-0857
7004 Reatta Ct
North Richland Hills, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Pulte Homes
Community Name
Graham Ranch

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Meadows at Hickory Creek by D.R. Horton
(940) 382-8306
4521 Shagbark
Denton, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Meadows at Hickory Creek

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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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