Green Homes Palm Beach Gardens FL

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Whispering Woods by D.R. Horton
(877) 949-3066
Silent Oak Circle
Wellington, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Whispering Woods

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Oakmont Estates by Pulte Homes
(866) 293-7845
3424 Oakmont Estates Blvd.
Wellington, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Pulte Homes
Community Name
Oakmont Estates

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Terra Bella by D.R. Horton
(850) 995-7359
3939 Tuscany Way
Pace, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Terra Bella

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Brentwood Lakes Estates by D.R. Horton
(321) 574-7817
286 Wading Bird Circle
Palm Bay, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Brentwood Lakes Estates

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Sandoval Signature by D.R. Horton
(239) 283-3308
2549 Verdmont Ct
CAPE CORAL, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Sandoval Signature

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Sagewood by D.R. Horton
(561) 688-0213
6867 Osage Circle
Greenacres, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Sagewood

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Sawgrass Plantation by KB Home
(407) 440-3511
12678 Sawgrass Plantation
Orlando, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
KB Home
Community Name
Sawgrass Plantation

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Jesup's Reserve by D.R. Horton
(877) 415-0030
On SR-434, a block west of Tuscawilla Rd.
Winter Springs, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Jesup's Reserve

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Phillippi Pines by D.R. Horton
(941) 312-6470
5871 Meriwether Place
Sarasota, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Phillippi Pines

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Beacon Park by D.R. Horton
(407) 851-0077
2432 Victoria Falls Drive
Orlando, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Beacon Park

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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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