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Northwest Green Living and Sustainable Seattle Lifestyles
Built Green is an environmental building program of the Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties, developed in partnership with King County, Snohomish County, and other government agencies in the Seattle area. Built Green is designed to help homebuyers find quality, affordable homes that offer opportunities to protect the health of their families in the Seattle area.
Contact us today to start your search for your own sustainable Built Green home in Seattle. Call Marlow Harris at 206-329-3795 or email Marlow@SeattleDreamHomes.com
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The U.S. discards 13 million tons of plastic annually — more than 12% of our overall waste — and barely 7% of the plastic we discard is recycled. The biggest proportion of that plastic waste comes in the form of plastic bottles (beverages as well as personal care products, cleansers and the like) and packaging. How about a plastic bottle greenhouse? Or a colorful outdoor wall? That’s what this sewage treatment plant in Scotland tried, to great effect:
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Water and City View "Built Green" and Three Star Energy-certified home comes on the market in High Point
Water and City View living, an urban oasis overlooking Downtown Seattle, Elliot Bay & Mt. Baker has come on the market at High Point at 3012 SW Cycle Court. Elegant like-new home, carefully customized for a modern aesthetic, designed by noted architectural firm Mithun, constructed to Built Green and Three Star Energy standards. The asking price is $499,000.
4+ bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, gourmet kitchen, master with adjoining bath, office, finished basement w/family room, one car garage. Adjacent to pond and waterfall. Be a part of this ecologically conscience, award-winning planned community of High Point.
High Point's stormwater collection pond has aesthetic and practical functions. It prevents flash floods in the area, and it forms a centerpiece to the park. By the time the water flows here, it's been cleaned and is ready to enjoy year-round. The pond attracts a variety of water fowl, ducks, geese and heron.
The home has 2 bedrooms on the upper floor plus a den that can be enclosed and made into a 3rd bedroom upstairs. It also has an additional bedroom on the 2nd floor and a bedroom plus family room in the lower level.
Come and see this beautiful like-new view home on Saturday August 16th 10am-4pm and Sunday August 17th 10am-4pm.
The Northwest EcoBuilding Guild is hosting the Seattle Green Home Tour on April 16-17. Homes on the tour highlight various green building, remodeling and retrofitting techniques, such as Net Zero Energy use, Passive House standards of super energy-efficient construction, and where to purchase eco-friendly products.
The free Seattle Green Home Tour is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on April 16-17.
Included in the tour is High Point's Neighborhood House High Point Center by Environmental Works.
Seattle’s first ever targeted LEED Platinum prefab home is now open to the public from March 2nd to March 27th, Wednesday to Sunday, 12pm-5pm. Stop by to learn about the home, finish options and pricing by Greenfab.
Wednesday to Sunday, 12pm - 5pm, from March the 2nd through March 27th, 2011
1827 S. Lane St.
Seattle, WA 98144
Artistically & functionally designed certified Green home built by Greenleaf Construction just hit the market. This swank modern abode in Judkins Park will win you over with its creative uses of reclaimed materials & unique design. This is modern you can live in from the shared zen-like communal courtyard to the private backyard. Plus, detached garage & large bright stand-up in loft space with storage. Green amenities including recycled concrete counter tops, on-demand Hot H2O, radiant floors & dual flush toilets!
It has 2 bedrooms, 1.25 baths and is about 1300 square feet for $389,950. The address is 904 26th Ave S #A, in the Central District in Seattle.
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Beck Studio is an office for residential architecture based in Seattle, owned by Phillip Beck. The studio has completed projects varying in scale from an ecolodge in Nepal to a two-room cabin in the Pacific Northwest. The scope of services ranges from site planning to the design of buildings and interiors.
Want to Start Food and Yard Waste Collection Service?
- Onsite service (maximum convenience)
- Curbside service (most economical)
Friends of Recycling and Composting (FORCs)
What goes in my food and yard waste cart?
- Use the Food & Yard Waste flyer to help you sort it all out. (14 languages available).
- Or view a video: English | Mandarin | Cantonese | Spanish | Vietnamese
- Cedar Grove has also approved limited compostable food service items (pdf).
How do I store kitchen scraps?
Compost on Your Property
This 1,540 square foot townhouse has received LEED Platinum, 240 GreenPoint, EPA Indoor Airplus, Energy Star, and DOE's Builders Challenge.
It's located in a colorful mixed industrial/artist/residential urban neighborhood and I've noticed that whenever a builder takes a chance in building these kinds of homes in these diverse types of neighborhoods, it improves the whole area.
Are you interested in buying a home such as this in Seattle? If so, please give me a call! My direct line is 206-329-3795