Green Homes Monroe NC

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Brandon Oaks by D.R. Horton
(866) 887-3375
7006 Fountainbrook Drive
Indian Trail, NC
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Brandon Oaks

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Fairhaven - The Meadows by M/I Homes
(704) 628-0501
2007 Blue Iris Drive
Stallings, NC
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 1
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
M/I Homes
Community Name
Fairhaven - The Meadows

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The Polo Club at Silver Oaks by Epcon Communities
(704) 525-5253
Idlewild Road / Stallings Road
Matthews, NC
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
The Polo Club at Silver Oaks

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Ardrey Chase by Pulte Homes
(866) 265-6202
9720 Woburn Rd
Charlotte, NC
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 4
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Pulte Homes
Community Name
Ardrey Chase

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Sierra at Stone Creek Ranch by Pulte Homes
(866) 271-0496
11316 Wheat Ridge Rd
Charlotte, NC
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
Sierra at Stone Creek Ranch

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Fairhaven - The Laurels by M/I Homes
(704) 628-0501
2007 Blue Iris Drive
Stallings, NC
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
M/I Homes
Community Name
Fairhaven - The Laurels

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Fairhaven - The Oaks by M/I Homes
(704) 628-0501
2007 Blue Iris Drive
Stallings, NC
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
M/I Homes
Community Name
Fairhaven - The Oaks

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The Polo Club at Weddington by Epcon Communities
(704) 814-0585
2365 Coltsview Lane
Matthews, NC
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1500
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
The Polo Club at Weddington

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Sonora at Stone Creek Ranch by Pulte Homes
(866) 271-0540
11406 Blue Grove Rd
Charlotte, NC
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
Sonora at Stone Creek Ranch

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Sedona at Stone Creek Ranch by Pulte Homes
(866) 271-0411
10918 Burnt Leather Ln
Charlotte, NC
Property Type
Condos
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Pulte Homes
Community Name
Sedona at Stone Creek 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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