Green Homes Oklahoma City OK

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Fountain Grass by Ideal Homes
(866) 277-9316
9737 SW 24th Terrace
Oklahoma City, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Ideal Homes
Community Name
Fountain Grass

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Featherstone by Ideal Homes
(866) 277-1956
912 SW 158th Street
Oklahoma City, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Ideal Homes
Community Name
Featherstone

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West Winds CLOSE OUT! by D.R. Horton
(405) 373-1673
8937 NW 106th St.
Oklahoma City, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
West Winds CLOSE OUT!

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Hidden Prairie by Jeff Click Homes
(405) 315-0812
33rd St & Kelley Ave
Edmond, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Jeff Click Homes
Community Name
Hidden Prairie

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Marble Leaf by Ideal Homes
(866) 277-9297
15025 Madder Drive
Edmond, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 1.5
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Ideal Homes
Community Name
Marble Leaf

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Country Place by Ideal Homes
(866) 277-9723
2340 S.W. 135th
Oklahoma City, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Ideal Homes
Community Name
Country Place

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Wildflower by Ideal Homes
(866) 277-1956
SW 154th & Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Full Bathrooms : 1
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Ideal Homes
Community Name
Wildflower

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Sundance by Ideal Homes
(405) 314-1930
12612 SE 16th Court
Midwest City, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Ideal Homes
Community Name
Sundance

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Robin Ridge - GRAND OPENING!!! by D.R. Horton
(405) 315-0781
Edmond, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Robin Ridge - GRAND OPENING!!!

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Northampton by D.R. Horton
(405) 844-1113
2109 NW 157th Street
Edmond, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Northampton

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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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