Nov 3, 2009

Top Ten Myths About Green Building

From Planet Green:
#1 Green Building is Expensive
On a price per square foot basis, there is no question that it costs more to build with sustainably harvested materials, to eliminate PVC to crank up the level of insulation and put in more insulation. But that doesn't mean that the overall cost has to be more; with good design you can get just as much living out of fewer square feet. With cleaner, simpler lines you can eliminate a lot of surface area. Build a little less but build it better and it doesn't have to cost more.

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