Green Homes Sapulpa OK

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Southern Reserve by Simmons Homes
(866) 672-4079
W 104th St S & S 33rd W Ave
Jenks, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Simmons Homes
Community Name
Southern Reserve

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The Territory by Simmons Homes
(866) 672-4079
16049 S 83rd E Ave
Bixby, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Simmons Homes
Community Name
The Territory

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Providence Hills by Simmons Homes
(866) 672-4079
13400 South Harvard Avenue
Jenks, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Simmons Homes
Community Name
Providence Hills

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Antler Farms - CLOSE OUT! by D.R. Horton
(405) 844-6270
Shown by appointment
Edmond, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Antler Farms - CLOSE OUT!

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Featherstone by Ideal Homes
(866) 277-1956
912 SW 158th Street
Oklahoma City, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Ideal Homes
Community Name
Featherstone

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Southwoods by Simmons Homes
(866) 672-4079
2022 W 111th St S.
Jenks, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Simmons Homes
Community Name
Southwoods

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South Bridge by Simmons Homes
(866) 672-4079
136th and Memorial
Bixby, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Simmons Homes
Community Name
South Bridge

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Park Hill by Ideal Homes
(866) 277-2670
12th Ave. NE & E Tecumseh Rd.
Norman, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Ideal Homes
Community Name
Park Hill

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Country Place by Ideal Homes
(866) 277-9723
2340 S.W. 135th
Oklahoma City, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Ideal Homes
Community Name
Country Place

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Providence Hills by Simmons Homes
(866) 672-4079
13400 South Harvard Avenue
Jenks, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Simmons Homes
Community Name
Providence Hills

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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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