Building Green on a Budget


A new article in the Tyee illustrates how building green can be done on a budget by spending more on the construction components that matter e.g.: building envelope, foundation and windows and less on “short term fixtures, “e.g.:  countertops and flooring. Read article here.

This story is part of a larger Tyee series titled Green From the Ground Up.


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