Green Homes Pearland TX

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Village Grove 60' by D.R. Horton
(281) 465-7072
No Model Available
Pearland, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Village Grove 60'

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Cambridge Lake by D.R. Horton
(281) 465-7072
No Model Available
Pearland, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Cambridge Lake

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Shadow Creek Ranch by D.R. Horton
(832) 771-3730
13009 Winter Springs Dr.
PEARLAND, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Shadow Creek Ranch

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Rodeo Palms by D.R. Horton
(281) 489-9656
221 Rodeo Drive
Manvel, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Rodeo Palms

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Clearview Village by D.R. Horton
(281) 465-7072
No Model Available
Houston, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Clearview Village

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Village Grove 70' by D.R. Horton
(281) 412-4006
6018 Village Grove Drive
Pearland, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Village Grove 70'

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Canterbury Park by D.R. Horton
(281) 465-7072
No Model Available
Pearland, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Canterbury Park

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Southern Trails by Ashton Woods Homes
(713) 436-7084
11910 Southern Trails
Pearland, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Ashton Woods Homes
Community Name
Southern Trails

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Brunswick Place by D.R. Horton
(713) 734-4000
3518 Brunswick Place Drive
Houston, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Brunswick Place

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Creekmont by Perry Homes
(281) 431-8600
2519 Red Creek Court
Fresno, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 4
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Perry Homes
Community Name
Creekmont

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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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