Green Homes Stillwater MN

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Inspiration by Colfax Companies
(952) 746-4380
1017 Pioneer Trail
Bayport, MN
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 4
Number of Bathrooms : 4
Builder
Colfax Companies
Community Name
Inspiration

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Red Oak Preserve by Ryland Homes
(651) 207-6694
4939 Hamlet Way N
Oakdale, MN
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 4
Number of Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Ryland Homes
Community Name
Red Oak Preserve

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Custom One Models by Stonemill Farms
(651) 592-6211
Woodbury Drive
Woodbury, MN
Property Type
Custom Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Stonemill Farms
Community Name
Custom One Models

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Key Land Models by Stonemill Farms
(952) 210-4879
3197 Arden Drive
Woodbury, MN
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Stonemill Farms
Community Name
Key Land Models

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Dancing Waters - Watersedge by D.R. Horton
(952) 985-7849
10542 Watersedge Lane
Woodbury, MN
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Dancing Waters - Watersedge

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East Gate by Ryland Homes
(651) 327-0999
582 EastGate Parkway
Mahtomedi, MN
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 4
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Ryland Homes
Community Name
East Gate

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Victor Gardens by Colfax Companies
(952) 746-4380
14250 Valjean Blvd. North
Hugo, MN
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 4
Number of Bathrooms : 4
Builder
Colfax Companies
Community Name
Victor Gardens

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Stonemill Farms by Pulte Homes
(866) 214-1140
11175 Walnut Ln
Woodbury, MN
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Pulte Homes
Community Name
Stonemill Farms

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Norcutt Homes Models by Stonemill Farms
(651) 398-6770
2377 Fieldstone Curve
Woodbury, MN
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Stonemill Farms
Community Name
Norcutt Homes Models

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Derrick Custom Homes Models by Stonemill Farms
(651) 983-3928
3395 Windmill Curve
Woodbury, MN
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Full Bathrooms : 2
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Stonemill Farms
Community Name
Derrick Custom Homes Models

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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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