Tag Archive: Green Building
5 Eco-Friendly Gingerbread Houses Sweet On the Environment
Green building has come a long way in the past 30 years and continues to grow in popularity. In fact, eco-friendly building has now spread like frosting onto the culinary construction world of gingerbread house-making.
Home Built from 600,000 Pounds of Highway
Deconstruction is to the Big Dig House as painting is to the Sistine Chapel-outrageously masterful.
Video: Exciting News As the Building Industry Goes Green
There is good news for the building industry, as well as an exciting future for those looking for a challenge and change. The video below, brought to you by the Washington State Department of Ecology, reveals the new age of building, and a transition from "blue collar" jobs to "green collar" high-tech jobs with "Mother Nature" as the ultimate project manager.
Two Story House the Size of a Parking Spot
You gotta admire her. She has built a house that is 84 square feet, 2 stories, and it's totally green.
Quick-Tip Part 1: Eco-Friendly Bamboo-From Floors to Ceilings
Today's quick-tip is about a simple "green" material: eco-friendly bamboo is being used from floors to ceilings. This trend gives the old saying "The grass is always greener." a whole new meaning. After watching an episode of HGTV's "Carter Can" I learned that bamboo is not just for floors and outdoor natural fences.