Green Homes Yukon OK

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Somer's Pointe by Ideal Homes
(866) 277-9691
13028 SW 4th Street
Yukon, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
Ideal Homes
Community Name
Somer's Pointe

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Summerhill by D.R. Horton
(405) 373-1673
9816 Allie Hope Lane
Yukon, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Summerhill

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Meadow Lake by D.R. Horton
(405) 470-5002
7728 Meadow Lake Drive
Oklahoma City, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Meadow Lake

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West Winds CLOSE OUT! by D.R. Horton
(405) 373-1673
8937 NW 106th St.
Oklahoma City, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
West Winds 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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Thornberry Place - CLOSE OUT! by D.R. Horton
(405) 264-7719
Shown by appointment
Yukon, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Thornberry Place - CLOSE OUT!

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Pikes Pointe by D.R. Horton
(405) 470-0383
8725 Stacy Lynn Lane
Oklahoma City, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Pikes Pointe

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Fountain Grass by Ideal Homes
(866) 277-9316
9737 SW 24th Terrace
Oklahoma City, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Ideal Homes
Community Name
Fountain Grass

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Johnson Farms - COMING SOON! by D.R. Horton
(405) 740-8599
11117 SW 43rd Circle
Mustang, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 3
Number of Bathrooms : 2
Builder
D.R. Horton
Community Name
Johnson Farms - COMING SOON!

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Wildflower by Ideal Homes
(866) 277-1956
SW 154th & Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK
Property Type
Single Family Homes
General Information
Number of Bedrooms : 2
Number of Full Bathrooms : 1
Number of Half Bathrooms : 1
Builder
Ideal Homes
Community Name
Wildflower

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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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