Learn about the beautiful, energy efficient exterior doors that come with new construction homes.
There are many window options out there, including some that offer resistance to weather-related events.
Buying a green home means buying smart. Energy efficient homes save homeowners money and help save the planet.
Interest in green building and sustainability is increasing as more homebuyers look to save money and resources.
NewHomeSource explores green roofs, an innovative green building technique that transforms your home into a eco friendly paradise.
By now, you know that recycling can help save valuable resources. But, here are six surprising household items that can be recycled.
Tim Costello explores what’s next for homebuyers looking to conserve water, save money, and help the planet.
NewHomeSource has five tips to reduce water usage in your landscaping, so you can save money and the planet.
There are a number of ways that homeowners can make their new construction homes even more energy efficient to save money and the planet.
If you’re looking to build a green home, you need to find the right builder. Here are eight questions you should ask potential green builders.
Today’s homebuilders are looking for ways to improve indoor air quality so their homeowners can enjoy a higher quality of life.
NewHomeSource sits down with Jonathan Passe, director of EnergyStar Residential Programs to explain what goes into an EnergyStar certified home.
New construction homes often have green features that don’t come in used houses. NewHomeSource explores 10 common green features in new houses.
Manufactured homes have undergone changes that make them more energy efficient; and more changes are to come.
When you build a custom home, it’s a great opportunity to design and build a home that is as eco-friendly and energy efficient as it is luxurious. NewHomeSource breaks down how to build a green custom home.
It’s important to know what makes something “green.” To ensure that products and homes are eco-friendly, builders rely on ratings from a number of certification programs.
LivingHomes’ groundbreaking factory is the nation’s first prefabricated home factory dedicated to sustainability.
If you’re looking for a way to go green in your new home’s garden you should explore installing a rain garden in your backyard.
The first passive home in Texas, located in northwest Dallas, was built by Fagan Partners and is is a two-story spec home of 3,230 sq. ft.
There are over 80 green home certification programs available to homeowners, learn what they can mean and find the right one for your new home.
Zero energy home designs have gone mainstream in the homebuilding industry, making owning an energy-efficient home more attainable than ever.
A net zero home produces as much energy as it consumes, which means energy bills for the year come out to roughly $0.
Green building is the future of the new home building industry. NewHomeSource explores why builders who don’t go green will get left behind.
California is mandating that all new homes meet certain standards for sustainability, relying on solar power.
Flooring materials like cork, bamboo, linoleum, recycled materials, and wool carpet give you a luxurious floor, while still having a green impact on your new home.
Today’s manufactured homes are sustainably built with plenty of high-end finish and customization options.
By maintaining your energy-efficient home, you’ll ensure it is working at optimal performance for years to come.
Whisper Valley is a fantastic new home community in Austin, Texas that offers up green living at an affordable price point.
NewHomeSource breaks down everything you need to know about solar panels, and how to install them on your new home, so you can live in a truly green home.
By Seve Kale “I didn’t believe it until I saw the bills coming in,” says Jay Krakowsky, whose home in Barnegat, N.J., has LEED certification, “but I’m paying one-quarter less than what I was paying at my previous home.” Because they live in an energy-efficient LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) home, Krakowsky and …