Copyright (c) 2015 FineHomebuilding.com en-us Fine Homebuilding - "Green-building" tag posts Fine Homebuilding - "Green-building" tag posts http://www.finehomebuilding.com/tag/green-building Sun, 25 Jan 2015 04:44:07 -0500 Fine Homebuilding - "Green-building" tag posts Fine Homebuilding - "Green-building" tag posts http://www.finehomebuilding.com/assets/images/cs_logo_sm.jpg http://www.finehomebuilding.com/tag/green-building <![CDATA[Lets See Those Grand Designs]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 01:04:53 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/72193/lets-see-those-grand-designs http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/72193/lets-see-those-grand-designs Lets See Those Grand Designs Posted by juliawriter
If you've got big plans for a new property, you're not alone. According to figures published, people are literally spending thousands when they first purchase a new home. But what's the most... ]]>
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<![CDATA[Open Concept]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 17:30:31 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/72182/open-concept http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/72182/open-concept Open Concept Posted by Lincoln_Barbour
Concrete and steel used to open up this old house. ]]>
http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/72182/open-concept
<![CDATA[Good Bones]]> Tue, 09 Dec 2014 08:00:00 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38715/good-bones http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38715/good-bones Good Bones Posted by KenGutmaker
This renovated Ranch house gets a chance to shine. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Anatomy of a Net-Zero Home]]> Tue, 02 Dec 2014 09:30:07 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38562/anatomy-of-a-net-zero-home http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38562/anatomy-of-a-net-zero-home Anatomy of a Net-Zero Home Posted by boycethompson
Here are the construction details that New Town Builders uses to build net-zero-ready homes ]]>
http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38562/anatomy-of-a-net-zero-home
<![CDATA[The Case for Using a Casement Window Design for Your Home]]> Sat, 29 Nov 2014 23:22:15 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38585/the-case-for-using-a-casement-window-design-for-your-home http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38585/the-case-for-using-a-casement-window-design-for-your-home The Case for Using a Casement Window Design for Your Home Posted by JassWilliam
When you want your window on the world to provide you with a stunning view and a breath of fresh air, perhaps you should consider changing the style of window that you currently have in your home... ]]>
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<![CDATA[CEO Charts His Company's Path to Net-Zero Homes]]> Fri, 28 Nov 2014 16:55:41 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38037/ceo-charts-his-companys-path-to-net-zero-homes http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38037/ceo-charts-his-companys-path-to-net-zero-homes CEO Charts His Company's Path to Net-Zero Homes Posted by boycethompson
Two years running Gene Myers has guided his Denver-based home building company to DOE's grand award for housing innovation. What's his secret? ]]>
http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38037/ceo-charts-his-companys-path-to-net-zero-homes
<![CDATA[Evening Jewel with City View]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:12:50 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38418/evening-jewel-with-city-view http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38418/evening-jewel-with-city-view Evening Jewel with City View Posted by KenGutmaker
The dramatic San Francisco view is captured by this elegant design ]]>
http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38418/evening-jewel-with-city-view
<![CDATA[A study in white]]> Tue, 11 Nov 2014 01:33:05 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38330/a-study-in-white http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38330/a-study-in-white A study in white Posted by KenGutmaker
A monotone bath becomes a study in light and form. ]]>
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<![CDATA[Modern With a View]]> Thu, 06 Nov 2014 17:52:37 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38254/modern-with-a-view http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38254/modern-with-a-view Modern With a View Posted by Lincoln_Barbour
Stunning private residence with a view of the Columbia Gorge ]]>
http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38254/modern-with-a-view
<![CDATA[Small House- Dynamic Space]]> Tue, 04 Nov 2014 12:10:38 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38178/small-house-dynamic-space http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38178/small-house-dynamic-space Small House- Dynamic Space Posted by KenGutmaker
This small home packs a dramatic punch. ]]>
http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38178/small-house-dynamic-space
<![CDATA[Everything Old Seems New at Taliesin West]]> Tue, 04 Nov 2014 09:40:00 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37671/everything-old-seems-new-at-taliesin-west http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37671/everything-old-seems-new-at-taliesin-west Everything Old Seems New at Taliesin West Posted by boycethompson
Frank Lloyd Wright's desert masterpiece continues to presage trends in home design and construction ]]>
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<![CDATA[Fireside Getaway]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:10:03 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38097/fireside-getaway http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38097/fireside-getaway Fireside Getaway Posted by Lincoln_Barbour
Relaxation with reclaimed materials ]]>
http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38097/fireside-getaway
<![CDATA[Urban Solitude]]> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:34:56 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38026/urban-solitude http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38026/urban-solitude Urban Solitude Posted by KenGutmaker
Thoughtful landscape design provides privacy and creates a public space. ]]>
http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/38026/urban-solitude
<![CDATA[Modern Addition]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:04:23 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37822/modern-addition http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37822/modern-addition Modern Addition Posted by Lincoln_Barbour
Waiting for the right light to capture this beautiful modern addition to a classic Boise Craftsman ]]>
http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37822/modern-addition
<![CDATA[Harpoon House]]> Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:13:31 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37409/harpoon-house http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37409/harpoon-house Harpoon House Posted by Lincoln_Barbour
A small house with just enough space ]]>
http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37409/harpoon-house
<![CDATA[A garden for the morning and one in the afternoon.]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:48:02 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37449/a-garden-for-the-morning-and-one-in-the-afternoon http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37449/a-garden-for-the-morning-and-one-in-the-afternoon A garden for the morning and one in the afternoon. Posted by KenGutmaker
The layout of this home brings the best elements of the outdoors inside. And creates a cozy retreat. A creative floor-plan makes for amazing spaces ]]>
http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37449/a-garden-for-the-morning-and-one-in-the-afternoon
<![CDATA[A mod bath- with clean lines and shapes]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 10:03:56 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37392/a-mod-bath-with-clean-lines-and-shapes http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37392/a-mod-bath-with-clean-lines-and-shapes A mod bath- with clean lines and shapes Posted by KenGutmaker
A modern guest bath with a sleek sink and playful lines create a relaxing and playful space. ]]>
http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37392/a-mod-bath-with-clean-lines-and-shapes
<![CDATA[Tight Spaces]]> Thu, 04 Sep 2014 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37357/tight-spaces http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37357/tight-spaces Tight Spaces Posted by Lincoln_Barbour
Where there's a will there's a way ]]>
http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37357/tight-spaces
<![CDATA[Abundant Light and Casual Design]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:45:00 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37308/abundant-light-and-casual-design http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37308/abundant-light-and-casual-design Abundant Light and Casual Design Posted by KenGutmaker
Using a wall of windows an architect brings in light and makes a natural gathering place. ]]>
http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/37308/abundant-light-and-casual-design
<![CDATA[Bringing the Outside In]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:20:41 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/36529/bringing-the-outside-in http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/36529/bringing-the-outside-in Bringing the Outside In Posted by KenGutmaker
A Seattle Architect re-imagines the relationship between a home and its surroundings. ]]>
http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/36529/bringing-the-outside-in