Everything You Need to Make Your Home Environmentally Friendly and Energy Efficient
Learn the logistics of choosing windows, insulation, appliances, and lighting. Find out about FSC certified wood and about using reclaimed materials. Here is everything you need to make your home sustainable.
For anyone who is thinking about building or renovating a home, this book cuts through the clutter of the overwhelming number of “green” choices. Revealing the true costs and benefits, readers will gain invaluable insight to use in their journey toward a greener way of living—and why it matters. More than a guidebook, it is an honest, transparent look at how personal choices in building or renovating a home can make a difference for a family’s health, wealth, and soul.
Melissa Rappaport Schifman is a LEED Accredited Professional and sustainability consultant. She lives in Minneapolis with her husband and two children.