Green Homes Palm Harbor FL

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Citrus Park Place by Ashton Woods Homes
(813) 672-9398
15128 S Rails Rd.
Odessa, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Ashton Woods Homes
Community Name
Citrus Park Place

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Waters Edge by D.R. Horton
(813) 835-0515
6948 Silver Sage Circle
Tampa, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 4
Number of Bathrooms : 3
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Waters Edge

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Cross Creek at Summertree by D.R. Horton
(813) 406-4865
New Port Richey, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Cross Creek at Summertree

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Suncoast Lakes by D.R. Horton
(813) 406-4865
10654 Burning Bush Terrace
Land O Lakes, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Suncoast Lakes

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The Landings in South Tampa by Ashton Woods Homes
(813) 835-4000
7614 SW Shore Blvd.
Tampa, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Ashton Woods Homes
Community Name
The Landings in South Tampa

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Little Ridge by D.R. Horton
(727) 847-9524
8407 Blue Rock Dr
New Port Richey, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Little Ridge

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Stonebrier Waterbridge by Pulte Homes
(866) 659-0630
3202 Maple Ridge Dr
Lutz, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Pulte Homes
Community Name
Stonebrier Waterbridge

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Cross Creek at Summertree by McCar Homes
(727) 857-9849
11230 Paradise Pointe Way
New Port Richey, FL
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1902
Builder
McCar Homes
Community Name
Cross Creek at Summertree

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Schooner Cove by D.R. Horton
(813) 835-0515
7001 Interbay Blvd.
Tampa, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Schooner Cove

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Diamond Court by D.R. Horton
(888) 229-5235
4212 Diamond Square
Vero Beach, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Diamond Court

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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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