More Builders Going Green
Survey shows 30% more builders producing energy-efficient, healthy homes in '06.
New York/June 6, 2006/PRNewswire/—Results of a National Association of Home Builders/ McGraw-Hill Construction survey indicate that 2005 saw a 20 percent increase in the number of home builders producing green, environmentally responsible homes, and that number will grow by another 30 percent this year.
The Residential Green Building SmartMarket Report details these findings as well as additional information on the burgeoning green home movement. Green building applies innovative and environmentally sensitive construction techniques and products to reduce energy and water consumption and improve residential comfort and safety.
After several years of slow but steady growth across the country, green home building is rapidly moving into the mainstream. ...
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