Many homeowners today are becoming more interested in energy efficiency, both for its environmental appeal and for the substantial savings it can provide on monthly energy expenses. Here are some…
By boosting the green profile of your Boston area home, you can feel good about doing what you can to save energy and help the environment. Adding energy-efficient features to your home, however, can also save you a significant amount of money each month on heating, cooling and utility costs. The right green home improvements can pay off almost immediately.
Many of Facebook’s games may be considered harmless, entertaining time-wasters. However, a more recent game on the social media platform has the potential to increase players’ awareness of energy efficiency and subconsciously lead them to make better energy usage choices, a recent study shows.
As energy costs continue to rise, solar power is becoming an increasingly popular option for homeowners. Sunshine is plentiful, highly efficient and relatively easy to harness with the proper equipment. Here are three significant benefits of going solar in your Boston home: (more…)
Whether designing and building a completely new green residence or adding green features through renovations, the benefits of building a green home can be found in three important categories.
Increased energy efficiency, improvements in home comfort, and reductions in monthly energy expenses are often cited as major reasons for building a green home. But what do residents actually think about these homes once they’ve lived in them? A new industry survey provides some answers to that question, indicating that those who have experienced the benefits of a green home are highly satisfied with their choice.
Eco-friendly kitchen cabinets offer home builders and renovators plentiful options for useful and attractive kitchen design. An unexpected benefit of these types of cabinets is an improvement in indoor air quality in your home. Consider the following eco-friendly kitchen cabinets for your next kitchen project. (more…)
Before starting on a bathroom renovation, assess how the following 14 points may affect the renovation. (more…)
The windows in your home play a key role in your comfort, and they have a direct impact on your energy bills. Sage Builders LLC can help you choose and install energy-efficient windows that will improve the comfort of your home and save you energy dollars for years to come. (more…)
When working with our design/build team at Sage Builders LLC, you’ll find it quite easy to incorporate green home design features into your new or remodeled Boston area home. You and the experts will discuss using a whole-house approach during the design phase. There are many variables that go into a whole-house approach. Some of these include: (more…)