Posts tagged: House

Vision House at EPCOT Showcases Energy and Construction Trends

The Vision House at EPCOT at the Walt Disney World Resort recently opened. It showcases the latest in construction materials and techniques with an emphasis on energy-conservation, ‘green’ building and technology. A new home tour has opened in Innoventions East at Epcot. The Vision House, presented by Green Builder Media, highlights the “green” home, and […]

Net Zero House Of Ideas Rises Near LA

Photo Courtesy: Green Idea House Robert and Monica Fortunato had a great green idea: to build a net zero house just outside Los Angeles at an affordable price. Their Green Idea House is actually a major renovation, slated to add an office to the Fortunatos’ home of 15 years. The home was designed to net zero standards […]

Green Buildings Don’t Have to Be Ugly

Proof that Green Buildings Don’t Have to Be Ugly Or Expensive …     With the green building movement in full swing, it’s about time developers turned out some examples that accounted for aesthetics as well as the environment. Then there was the challenge of making an attractive green home that was affordable too. In […]