Green Homes Youngstown OH

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StoneGate by Epcon Communities
(330) 726-7600
9264 Sharrott Road
Poland, OH
Property Type
Active Adult, Townhomes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1440
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
StoneGate

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River Glen by Epcon Communities
(330) 856-9901
4167 N. River Road
Howland, OH
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1300
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
River Glen

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The Point at Brookstone by Epcon Communities
(419) 420-7793
7741 Brookstone Drive
Findlay, OH
Property Type
Condos, Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1269
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
The Point at Brookstone

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The Village of Colonial Woods by Epcon Communities
(740) 397-1048
201 Abigail Lane South
Mount Vernon, OH
Property Type
Active Adult, Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1100
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
The Village of Colonial Woods

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The Sanctuary at Plum Brook by Epcon Communities
(419) 609-0099
2900 Windsor Bridge Circle
Huron, OH
Property Type
Active Adult, Townhomes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1352
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
The Sanctuary at Plum Brook

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Springfield Ridge by Epcon Communities
(330) 549-3259
9151 Springfield Road
Poland, OH
Property Type
Active Adult, Townhomes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1300
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
Springfield Ridge

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Woodland Run by Epcon Communities
(330) 507-4627
701Timberline Drive
Columbiana, OH
Property Type
Active Adult, Townhomes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1196
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
Woodland Run

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Hunters Glen at Northmont by Epcon Communities
(937) 667-0012
5211 Crescent Ridge Drive
Clayton, OH
Property Type
Active Adult, Single Family Homes
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
Hunters Glen at Northmont

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Pioneer Ridge by Del Webb
(866) 366-9941
9464 Saw Mill Drive
North Ridgeville, OH
Property Type
Active Adult
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1197
Builder
Del Webb
Community Name
Pioneer Ridge

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Woodland Run by Epcon Communities
(330) 507-4627
701Timberline Drive
Columbiana, OH
Property Type
Active Adult, Townhomes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Square Footage : 1196
Builder
Epcon Communities
Community Name
Woodland Run

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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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