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Green Houston Twitter Folk To Follow

September 22nd, 2009 · No Comments · Green Houston Topics

Twitter has been an amazing site that has evolved over the past couple of years – And quite honestly I don’t spend enough time there…but try to get over there when I have some time. The past couple weeks I have been amazed at how many wonderful Green Twitter folk from right here in Houston […]

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Houston’s First Green Real Estate Market Report

September 2nd, 2009 · 5 Comments · Green Market Reports

Well, Houston Association of Realtors greened up the MLS recently!  What does that mean?  That means that as a licensed agent and member of HAR I can search out specific homes with specific green features such as type of insulation, ‘Green’ Certification such as LEED or NAHB Green, Tankless Hot Water Heater, SEER great than […]

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Tax Credits for New Windows in Houston

March 22nd, 2009 · No Comments · Green Houston Topics

The Newest Stimulus Bill created a lot of buzz with Tax Credits for Energy Efficiency, Remodeling and Renewable Energy. Homeowners Nationwide are looking to see what they may want to upgrade in their homes to take advantage of these benefits. Probably one of the most popular ‘green’ upgrades that homeowners in Houston do every year […]

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Paid To Recycle In Houston

January 14th, 2009 · 14 Comments · Green Houston Topics, Green Service Providers

So, I realized the other day when I was doing some research that I really need to do more research.  Maybe some of you GREEN Houstonians out there can help? I was trying to find a place to Recycle Carpet.   I had heard previously that certain manufacturers would do it, but only certain kinds. […]

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Cork – Revered Renewable Resource

November 10th, 2008 · 6 Comments · Ask the expert, Green Products, Uncategorized

I have a confession. Sometimes I like to think of myself as smart. There are many smart people, right? I have a degree. I made it thru 12 years of the military, that’s gotta count for something. My home state is world famous for “Yankee Ingenuity”. Smart right? Well, Not… So… Fast! I’ve been learning […]

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A Series Continued- Need Some Help

August 12th, 2008 · No Comments · Green Houston Topics

Up and coming on Turning Houston Green to continue the seris on how to Buy Green in Houston will focus on certain loans available to Homebuyers and how to use them in the Houston area.  To start, myself and some of my experts will be putting together some ‘hypothetical’ Remodels to help folks looking to […]

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Analyzing Green Homes Available in Houston, Tx

July 14th, 2008 · 3 Comments · Green Houston Communities

This is just Part I of a series aimed at helping Home Buyers around Houston stay up to date on homes available. The Green Building Movement is moving forward like crazy in Houston right now.  For the moment, it sometimes seems that the consumer demand is by far outpacing the construction from Developers and Builders. […]

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Join Me June 7th in Discovery at Spring Trails!

July 5th, 2008 · No Comments · Green Houston Events

Discovery at Spring Trails is coming along quickly now! For an update, The Discovery Center is near completion and I now have pricing AND floorplans for one builders and floorplans for several others.  If any of you have been following, I now have those available to share.  One builder can now actively write contracts to build […]

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Green Builders and Remodelers

July 5th, 2008 · 1 Comment · Green Service Providers

Below you will find a list of Builders and Remodelers around Houston that work with Green Building, Energy Efficiency and Environmentally Responsible Practices. If you would like visit their website, just click the business card and it will take you there! Shade House Developments Matt and Tina Ford are focusing on Multi-Family Construction in the […]

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Do you want to know the Absolute Best GREEN Secret…EVER?

July 5th, 2008 · No Comments · Green Products, Green Service Providers

The cost of maintaining a home can be costly, yet so much of a homes maintenance can be directly related to the homeowners Electric Bill.  Putting off Caulking Windows, Re-Weather Stripping Doors, using Energy Efficient Light Bulbs, etc. Well, a little bird told me about this absolutely FANTASTIC program that is actually designed to help get […]

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