Archive for the ‘Green Building’ Category

How To Make Your New Homes Bathroom Green

Some simple adjustments to a bathroom can reduce it’s impact on the environment. Installing aerators on the faucets and showerheads will reduce the amount of water used. Using a low-flow toilet will use less water. Replacing a tanked water heater with a tankless model will reduce the amount of energy consumed and the cost to [...]


Ideas For New Homes And Green Homes

Building a green home is a huge step in a healthy direction. If you’re considering this option for your family consider these ten important green building tips which should be a part of your building plan. 1. Small is best. The best green new homes have just enough space and no more. If you can’t [...]


Tricks To Save Money on Energy Cost With New Homes

Everyone should want to conserve energy these days to help the environment. But if  saving the environment doesn’t motive you , Would  saving money on your  new home monthly bills motive you? If so here are a few tips. Replace light bulbs with compact fluorescent bulbs (CFLs). They use only 1/3 of the energy needed by [...]


New Homes Built Green – Energy Efficiency

We all need to understand that building green homes is important for the future of this planet. But we also need to understand that building green home is more than just using recycles materials. So in an attempt to help you understand a little more about building green homes, this part of my series is [...]


New Homes Built Green – Indoor Air Quality

We all need to understand that building green homes is important for the future of this planet. But we also need to understand that building green home is more than just using recycles materials. So in an attempt to help you understand a little more about building green homes, this part of my series is [...]


Learn 6 Strategies to Lower Your Utilities Bills When Build a New Construction Home or Buying a Used Home.

With energy cost soaring and incomes decreasing, we all need to learn how to save money. So, when planning to either purchase a new home for sale or when planning to build a new construction home, look for or plan for the following 10 strategies to help you reduce you utilities bills.


Why Buy A New Construction Home Built Green?

Why Buy A New Construction Home Built Green? By Rick Merlini American Heartland Homes Macomb, Michigan Certified Professional Master Builder 2 Time ABC Extreme Makeover Home Edition Home Builder   1. Lower utility and water bills. Having energy-efficient appliances in the kitchen and media room can reduce monthly utility bills. Tankless water heaters mean less [...]


10 Planning Tips For Building A Green Home

10 Planning Tips For Building A Green Home By Rick Merlini American Heartland Homes Macomb, Michigan Certified Professional Master Builder 2 Time ABC Extreme Makeover Home Edition Home Builder   Building a green home is a huge step in a healthy direction. If you’re considering this option for your family consider these ten important green [...]


Different Ideas on New Construction and A Green Home

Different Ideas on New Construction and A Green Home By Rick Merlini American Heartland Homes Macomb Michigan Certified Professional Master Builder 2 Time ABC Extreme Makeover Home Edition Home Builder   People everywhere are beginning to understand the importance of recycling. Some are consistent about separating brown and green glassware, saving the cans, bagging the [...]


New Construction and Green Building

New Construction and Green Building By Rick Merlini American Heartland Homes Macomb, Michigan Certified Professional Master Builder 2 Time ABC Extreme Makeover Home Edition Home Builder   Reducing, Reusing and Recycling Recycling is the first part of this of this life style. So make sure you create the proper areas to recycle. The things you [...]