Green Homes Wesley Chapel FL

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Seven Oaks by D.R. Horton
(813) 428-6925
27721 Stonecreek Way
Wesley Chapel, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Seven Oaks

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Suncoast Lakes by D.R. Horton
(813) 406-4865
10654 Burning Bush Terrace
Land O Lakes, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Suncoast Lakes

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Stonebrier Waterbridge by Pulte Homes
(866) 659-0630
3202 Maple Ridge Dr
Lutz, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Pulte Homes
Community Name
Stonebrier Waterbridge

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Ridge Crest - Now Selling by Ashton Woods Homes
(813) 685-8900
1329 Rushgrove Circle
Dover, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Ashton Woods Homes
Community Name
Ridge Crest - Now Selling

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Port Orange Plantation by D.R. Horton
(386) 761-0321
Now Selling From Coquina Cove
Port Orange, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Port Orange Plantation

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The Greens at Hidden Creek by D.R. Horton
(866) 475-3347
Eiland Blvd
Wesley Chapel, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
The Greens at Hidden Creek

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The Club at Hidden River by D.R. Horton
(813) 903-6739
13564 Cypress Glen Lane
Tampa, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
The Club at Hidden River

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Sherman Hills by D.R. Horton
(866) 475-3347
BROOKSVILLE, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Sherman Hills

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Citrus Park Place by Ashton Woods Homes
(813) 672-9398
15128 S Rails Rd.
Odessa, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Ashton Woods Homes
Community Name
Citrus Park Place

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Sawgrass Plantation by KB Home
(407) 440-3511
12678 Sawgrass Plantation
Orlando, FL
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
KB Home
Community Name
Sawgrass Plantation

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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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