Green Homes Las Vegas NV

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Laredo at Davyn Ridge by Ryland Homes
(702) 458-8188
4012 Jamison Park
North Las Vegas, NV
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Ryland Homes
Community Name
Laredo at Davyn Ridge

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Cimarron Highlands by D.R. Horton
(702) 236-4744
8250 Bering Sea Circle
Las Vegas, NV
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 4
Number of Bathrooms : 3
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Cimarron Highlands

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Ashwood by Pardee Homes
(702) 407-0159
7215 Laramie Avenue
Las Vegas, NV
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Pardee Homes
Community Name
Ashwood

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Cactus Hills Estates by D.R. Horton
(702) 635-3638
9420 Golden Bell Drive
Las Vegas, NV
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Cactus Hills Estates

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Centennial Hills by D.R. Horton
(702) 306-7226
LAS VEGAS, NV
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 4
Number of Bathrooms : 3
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Centennial Hills

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Allora at Davyn Ridge by Ryland Homes
(702) 458-8188
4012 Jamison Park
North Las Vegas, NV
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Ryland Homes
Community Name
Allora at Davyn Ridge

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Trail Ridge by Pardee Homes
(702) 407-9901
9146 White Rock Peak Street
Las Vegas, NV
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Pardee Homes
Community Name
Trail Ridge

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Butler Estates by D.R. Horton
(702) 635-3631
8253 Bowman Woods Circle
Las Vegas, NV
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 4
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Butler Estates

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Bavaria Manor by D.R. Horton
(702) 635-3631
5027 Mirage Garden Street
Las Vegas, NV
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Bavaria Manor

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Hollywood Ranch High Noon by D.R. Horton
(702) 635-3672
6495 Clara Bow Ave.
Las Vegas, NV
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Hollywood Ranch High Noon

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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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