Green Homes Richardson TX

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Sunrise at Hillcrest by Sunrise Senior Living
(972) 385-5267
13001 Hillcrest Road
Dallas, TX
Property Type
Active Adult
Builder
Sunrise Senior Living
Community Name
Sunrise at Hillcrest

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Asbury Circle Townhomes by Ashton Woods Homes
(972) 247-5560
3900 Belt Line Road and Commercial Drive
Addison, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 3
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Ashton Woods Homes
Community Name
Asbury Circle Townhomes

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Forest Grove by D.R. Horton
(469) 396-4998
Princeton, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Forest Grove

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Chateaus of Woodbridge by D.R. Horton
(972) 429-4873
5735 Chateau Drive
Sachse, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Chateaus of Woodbridge

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Silhouette by D.R. Horton
(972) 359-1561
1623 Pecan Creek
Allen, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Silhouette

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EdenBrook by Sunrise Senior Living
(972) 473-7400
3000 Midway Road
Plano, TX
Property Type
Active Adult
Builder
Sunrise Senior Living
Community Name
EdenBrook

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Sunrise of Plano by Sunrise Senior Living
(972) 985-9181
4800 West Parker Road
Plano, TX
Property Type
Active Adult
Builder
Sunrise Senior Living
Community Name
Sunrise of Plano

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Jackson Hills by Grand Homes
(972) 530-2787
2403 Cotillion Drive
Sachse, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Grand Homes
Community Name
Jackson Hills

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Townhomes at Legacy Town C by D.R. Horton
(972) 394-4297
7918 Presley Avenue
PLANO, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Townhomes at Legacy Town C

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Kensington Gardens by Grand Homes
(972) 632-7464
1715 Saint James Place
Garland, TX
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 3
Builder
Grand Homes
Community Name
Kensington Gardens

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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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