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The Village at Old Farm Town Homes by D.R. Horton
(801) 509-1033
Farmington, UT
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
The Village at Old Farm Town Homes

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Farmington Greens by D.R. Horton
(801) 381-9816
87 N. Filly Drive (1500 West)
Farmington, UT
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Farmington Greens

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Farmington Meadows by D.R. Horton
(801) 381-9816
2100 West 600 North
Farmington, UT
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Farmington Meadows

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The Village at Old Farm Single Family by D.R. Horton
(801) 381-9816
Farmington, UT
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
The Village at Old Farm Single Family

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The Village at Old Farm Town Homes by D.R. Horton
(801) 509-1033
Farmington, UT
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
The Village at Old Farm Town Homes

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The Village at Old Farm Single Family by D.R. Horton
(801) 381-9816
Farmington, UT
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
The Village at Old Farm Single Family

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Farmington Greens Cottages by D.R. Horton
(801) 509-1033
87 N. Filly Drive
Farmington, UT
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Farmington Greens Cottages

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Petersen Place by D.R. Horton
(801) 953-5987
3257 W. 11340 South
South Jordan, UT
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 4
Number of Bathrooms : 3
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Petersen Place

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Farmington Meadows by D.R. Horton
(801) 381-9816
2100 West 600 North
Farmington, UT
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Farmington Meadows

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Park's Edge by GCD Inc.
(435) 615-0439
878 W. Carving Edge Ct.
Deer Mountain, UT
Property Type
Townhomes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
GCD Inc.
Community Name
Park's Edge

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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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