January 14, 2009
This home uses five systems to reduce its environmental impact, lower its operating cost, and improve its connection to the land
A new interactive tool that emphasizes quality practices for builders, architects, designers, and homeowners
November 12, 2008
Seal air leaks first, then add extra insulation for an energy-saving improvement with great bang for the buck.
October 21, 2008
Get an in-depth look at a near-zero energy house featuring recycled materials and solar-heating and rainwater-harvesting systems
A video introduction to Portland's Green Homes Tour + Info Fair
A resourceful homeowner and his contractor explain how they created a sustainable home on budget in under five months
For starters, the simple modular plan optimizes daylight and cross ventilation
Part of Portland's Build It Green! 2008 Homes Tour + Info Fair, this master bedroom, bath, and loft are designed to conserve energy and water
October 16, 2008
Video tours and takeaways from Portland's Build It Green! 2008 event
October 15, 2008
After walking the floors of West Coast Green 2008, we came back with these standouts
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