Copyright (c) 2016 FineHomebuilding.com en-us Fine Homebuilding - "Green-building" tag posts Fine Homebuilding - "Green-building" tag posts http://www.finehomebuilding.com/tag/green-building Fri, 12 Feb 2016 08:22:40 -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[How to Move Your Garden]]> Wed, 20 Jan 2016 01:22:07 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/148438/how-to-move-your-garden http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/148438/how-to-move-your-garden How to Move Your Garden Posted by Layla_Smith
Mostly everything we have within our life can be packed into a box or moved with the help of a moving company and a big truck. For those who have a green thumb, the gray (or green!) area of a garden... ]]>
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<![CDATA[Crowd Stoppers: New Products to See at IBS 2016]]> Mon, 18 Jan 2016 16:15:00 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/147600/crowd-stoppers-new-products-to-see-at-ibs-2016 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/147600/crowd-stoppers-new-products-to-see-at-ibs-2016 Crowd Stoppers: New Products to See at IBS 2016 Posted by boycethompson
Here are some stops to make as you cruise the floor of the 2016 International Builders Show ]]>
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<![CDATA[How To Build A Polytunnel Yourself]]> Mon, 18 Jan 2016 13:16:18 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/148399/how-to-build-a-polytunnel-yourself http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/148399/how-to-build-a-polytunnel-yourself How To Build A Polytunnel Yourself Posted by cormac1984
I've always been an advocate of the benefits of a polytunnel, and how it can save you a lot of money when compared to a greenhouse, as well as giving you an extended growing seasonWhile... ]]>
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<![CDATA[Smart Way to Start a Remodel]]> Sat, 16 Jan 2016 23:13:26 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/148376/smart-way-to-start-a-remodel http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/148376/smart-way-to-start-a-remodel Smart Way to Start a Remodel Posted by DanielMark
The first step for anyone thinking of remodeling is to use an online home addition calculator. The free online home addition cost calculators give an estimate of the cost to remodel, renovate and add... ]]>
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<![CDATA[Building an Eco-Friendly Home: 5 Mistakes to Avoid]]> Wed, 06 Jan 2016 06:26:41 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/148156/building-an-eco-friendly-home-5-mistakes-to-avoid http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/148156/building-an-eco-friendly-home-5-mistakes-to-avoid Building an Eco-Friendly Home: 5 Mistakes to Avoid Posted by cormac1984
There are all sorts of different things to avoid when buiidng a home and as you can see above we have covered a number of them. Are you interested in going green? The following advice will help you... ]]>
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<![CDATA[A bedroom that opens to the stars]]> Tue, 05 Jan 2016 11:45:06 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/148122/a-bedroom-that-opens-to-the-stars http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/148122/a-bedroom-that-opens-to-the-stars A bedroom that opens to the stars Posted by KenGutmaker
A bedroom that feels like you're in a tree house. ]]>
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<![CDATA[5 Questions To Ask Before You Start Building A Conservatory?]]> Tue, 05 Jan 2016 03:04:45 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/148106/5-questions-to-ask-before-you-start-building-a-conservatory http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/148106/5-questions-to-ask-before-you-start-building-a-conservatory 5 Questions To Ask Before You Start Building A Conservatory? Posted by Nick_patrick
Building a conservatory is an excellent way of adding both value and additional space to your property. Before you start, it is important to determine your exact needs and what your budget allows... ]]>
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<![CDATA[Replacement Windows without the Replacement Window Look]]> Mon, 04 Jan 2016 04:04:49 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/147918/replacement-windows-without-the-replacement-window-look http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/147918/replacement-windows-without-the-replacement-window-look Replacement Windows without the Replacement Window Look Posted by CivilEng43
Background We were not happy with the appearance of the four new double hung replacement windows in our kitchen and two bathrooms. For us, there were two main problems: 1.Significant loss of glass... ]]>
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<![CDATA[Get Best London Drainage Cleaning Facilities]]> Tue, 29 Dec 2015 07:44:07 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/148030/get-best-london-drainage-cleaning-facilities http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/148030/get-best-london-drainage-cleaning-facilities Get Best London Drainage Cleaning Facilities Posted by sweetmyhome
Installing a proper drainage system is important for managing the water supply. The drainage systems can be very complex sometimes.Drainage is an essential part for living in a clean city and... ]]>
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<![CDATA[No Good Deed Goes Uncriticized]]> Sat, 26 Dec 2015 08:15:47 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/148000/no-good-deed-goes-uncriticized http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/148000/no-good-deed-goes-uncriticized No Good Deed Goes Uncriticized Posted by vickysingh
When Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Dr. Priscilla Chan, announced plans to devote most of their fortune to philanthropic causes they believe will improve the world for their daughter's generation, a... ]]>
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<![CDATA[Home beautiful bright thanks to two outdoor design]]> Sat, 12 Dec 2015 03:47:45 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/147794/home-beautiful-bright-thanks-to-two-outdoor-design http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/147794/home-beautiful-bright-thanks-to-two-outdoor-design Home beautiful bright thanks to two outdoor design Posted by SunJoe
Width 5 m-House is an important advantage. Between and after the home should have a technics to create better airconvection. First floor-room layout, the kitchen and the dining... ]]>
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<![CDATA[FTC Registers Concern Over Green Products Marketing as Certification Programs Proliferate]]> Mon, 30 Nov 2015 11:07:42 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/147588/ftc-registers-concern-over-green-products-marketing-as-certification-programs-proliferate http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/147588/ftc-registers-concern-over-green-products-marketing-as-certification-programs-proliferate FTC Registers Concern Over Green Products Marketing as Certification Programs Proliferate Posted by boycethompson
Searchable databases can help locate environmental-data declarations and weigh competing marketing claims ]]>
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<![CDATA[Unique Ways to Intelligently Design an Easy-to-Clean Home ]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 08:47:23 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/147598/unique-ways-to-intelligently-design-an-easy-to-clean-home http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/147598/unique-ways-to-intelligently-design-an-easy-to-clean-home Unique Ways to Intelligently Design an Easy-to-Clean Home Posted by TheHomeLover
    Whether you are building your first dream house or remodeling an old one, your choices of furnishings, layouts and finishing can massively impact the amount of time you spend for cleaning it... ]]>
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<![CDATA[Greenbuild 2015 Puts Product Transparency Under Microscope]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 11:35:40 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/147551/greenbuild-2015-puts-product-transparency-under-microscope http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/147551/greenbuild-2015-puts-product-transparency-under-microscope Greenbuild 2015 Puts Product Transparency Under Microscope Posted by boycethompson
Building product companies trotted out exhibits and reports to answer questions about how products are made ]]>
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<![CDATA[Hunt for Green Products Turns Up Treasures]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 08:49:35 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/111247/hunt-for-green-products-turns-up-treasures http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/111247/hunt-for-green-products-turns-up-treasures Hunt for Green Products Turns Up Treasures Posted by boycethompson
The search for innovative new products at Greenbuild 2015 proved worth the effort ]]>
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<![CDATA[BioBased Oils For a More Sustainability Construction Project]]> Fri, 13 Nov 2015 00:17:44 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/147264/biobased-oils-for-a-more-sustainability-construction-project http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/147264/biobased-oils-for-a-more-sustainability-construction-project BioBased Oils For a More Sustainability Construction Project Posted by GreenConstructionOil
The advantages of using biodegradable oils in construction We generally know it is high time that the inhabitants of the planet need to choose an environment-friendly way of life. Conservationists... ]]>
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<![CDATA[Lake Conroe cabins: Amazing place for vacation and living]]> Sun, 01 Nov 2015 07:47:42 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/147057/lake-conroe-cabins-amazing-place-for-vacation-and-living http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/147057/lake-conroe-cabins-amazing-place-for-vacation-and-living Lake Conroe cabins: Amazing place for vacation and living Posted by aparnamehta
Spending vacation with family or friends will be very fun for anyone. Here in Conroe, there are many destination places that we can visit when vacation time comes. My family and I look for a place... ]]>
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<![CDATA[A construction site- A house takes shape]]> Tue, 06 Oct 2015 11:03:58 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/137379/a-construction-site-a-house-takes-shape http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/137379/a-construction-site-a-house-takes-shape A construction site- A house takes shape Posted by KenGutmaker
A visit to a construction site reveals what makes a design possible. ]]>
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<![CDATA[The house that makes the journey worthwhile ]]> Tue, 22 Sep 2015 10:48:20 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/129122/the-house-that-makes-the-journey-worthwhile http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/129122/the-house-that-makes-the-journey-worthwhile The house that makes the journey worthwhile Posted by KenGutmaker
A stunning minimalist home from The New Small House book ]]>
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<![CDATA[An entry with many layers]]> Tue, 15 Sep 2015 10:52:28 -0500 http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/125298/an-entry-with-many-layers http://www.finehomebuilding.com/item/125298/an-entry-with-many-layers An entry with many layers Posted by KenGutmaker
The front foyer of this remodeled home opens up to key spaces. From this perspective, through the dining space you can see the living room with a custom sculptural fireplace.  On the left is a set... ]]>
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