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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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