Green Homes North Charleston SC

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University Park by D.R. Horton
(843) 797-7755
Charleston, SC
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
University Park

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Southern Palms by Jensen Communities
(877) 854-6532
701 Southern Palms Blvd
Ladson, SC
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Jensen Communities
Community Name
Southern Palms

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Reminisce by D.R. Horton
(843) 871-7681
659 West Butternut Road
Summerville, SC
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Reminisce

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Oak Terrace Preserve by Pulte Homes
(877) 225-9311
5191 East Liberty Park Cir
North Charleston, SC
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
Oak Terrace Preserve

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Marrington Villas at Cobblestone by Epcon Communities
(843) 821-4112
201 Village Stone Circle
Summerville, SC
Property Type
Active Adult, Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1137
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
Marrington Villas at Cobblestone

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Colony North by D.R. Horton
(843) 793-1952
2953 Explorer Drive
North Charleston, SC
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Colony North

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Brookdale by D.R. Horton
(843) 552-0545
7644 Fayetteville Road
North Charleston, SC
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Brookdale

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Sunnyfield by D.R. Horton
(843) 968-8301
245 Medford Drive
Summerville, SC
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Sunnyfield

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Central Commons by D.R. Horton
(843) 810-4198
103 Hemingway Circle
Summerville, SC
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Central Commons

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Del Webb Charleston by Del Webb
(800) 808-4553
409 Coastal Bluff Way
Summerville, SC
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1244
Builder
Del Webb
Community Name
Del Webb Charleston

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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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