Green Homes Hamilton OH

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The Villas at Hamilton West by Epcon Communities
(513) 868-9378
1343 Cotswold Lane
Hamilton, OH
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1300
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
The Villas at Hamilton West

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The Woods on Wilkens by Epcon Communities
(513) 229-8800
5206 Elizabeth Lane
Mason, OH
Property Type
Active Adult, Townhomes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1500
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
The Woods on Wilkens

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Villas at Trotters Pointe by Epcon Communities
(740) 636-1300
1268 Paddock Loop
Washington Court House, OH
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1199
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
Villas at Trotters Pointe

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Ballymeade Village by Epcon Communities
(937) 320-1010
665 Ballymeade Village Drive
Beavercreek, OH
Property Type
Active Adult, Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1700
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
Ballymeade Village

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Creekside by Epcon Communities
(937) 863-0102
7689 Dayton-Springfield
Fairborn, OH
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1300
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
Creekside

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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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The Sanctuary at Plum Brook by Epcon Communities
(419) 609-0099
2900 Windsor Bridge Circle
Huron, OH
Property Type
Active Adult, Townhomes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1352
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
The Sanctuary at Plum Brook

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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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The Commons at Yankee Trace by Gold Key Homes
(937) 848-2844
1478 Bethany Commons Trail
Centerville, OH
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1435
Builder
Gold Key Homes
Community Name
The Commons at Yankee Trace

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The Point at Brookstone by Epcon Communities
(419) 420-7793
7741 Brookstone Drive
Findlay, OH
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1269
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
The Point at Brookstone

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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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