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Green construction is a hot new trend in building and construction. Green construction involves using recycled materials and utilizing the concepts of sustainable design. As the concepts gain popularity, using them will become second nature.

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10 LEED Strategies to Green Your Home

One of the best places to get guidance on building an eco-friendly home is the U.S. Green Building Council's for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design program. Better known as LEED, it's designed to help you create a greener place to live.


Green Roofs And White Roofs: Low Tech Ways To Save Tons Of Energy

 Green Roofs And White Roofs: Low Tech Ways To Save Tons Of Energy

Green Roofs And White Roofs: Low Tech Ways To Save Tons Of Energy. Keep reading to learn about Low Tech Ways To Save Tons Of Energy. See more »

10 Ways Hospital Construction Can Go Green

 10 Ways Hospital Construction Can Go Green

Explore 10 Ways Hospital Construction Can Go Green. Keep reading to learn about construction and Ways Hospital Construction Can Go Green! See more »

5 Cool Prefab Housing Ideas

 5 Cool Prefab Housing Ideas

Explore 5 Cool Prefab Housing Ideas. Keep reading to learn about construction and Cool Prefab Housing Ideas at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Run Your House Solely on Solar Power

 How to Run Your House Solely on Solar Power

Do you know How to Run Your House Solely on Solar Power? Keep reading to learn How to Run Your House Solely on Solar Power. See more »

10 Companies Utilizing Green Construction

 10 Companies Utilizing Green Construction

Can you name 10 Companies Utilizing Green Construction? Keep reading to learn about green construction and companies using green methods. See more »

Why salvage construction materials?

 Why salvage construction materials?

Why salvage construction materials? Keep reading to learn about why you should salvage construction materials at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Green Construction: Is it worth it?

 Green Construction: Is it worth it?

Is green construction worth it? Find out whether it's worth the extra work and cost to use green construction techniques. See more »

What is the International Green Construction Code?

 What is the International Green Construction Code?

What is the International Green Construction Code? Learn about building requirements set out in the new International Green Construction Code. See more »

10 Influential Green Architects

 10 Influential Green Architects

These influential green architects were pioneers in sustainable architecture. Learn about the top 10 influential green architects. See more »

How are hospitals going green?

 How are hospitals going green?

How are hospitals going green? Learn about green innovations in hospital construction and administration. See more »