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Green Building Concepts


There are many different approaches to take when maximizing the sustainability of a building's design. Green doesn’t have to be about achieving the best green rating possible; every little green bit helps! Dovetail has put together a list of eight basic green building concepts to take into consideration. The full explanation of each bulletpoint is available in a downloadable PDF at the bottom of the page.


8 Important Green Building Factors


  • Climate and Locale
  • People Matter
  • Think Small
  • Cool Naturally and Heat Efficiently
  • Go Native
  • Old Before New
  • Sustainable Materials
  • Insulate and Ventilate


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