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Rural

An Extraordinary Experiment in green buidling, passive solar and geothermal dehumidification, plus so much more in green, rural living…

Suburban

A family home powered by photovoltaic panels, ultramodern homes built for maximum sunlight, recycled rubber roofs, and recycled scrap-metal countertops. Suburbia never looked so good…

Urban

Our own green townhouse with recycled fabrics and sustainable furniture, a paradise by the sea with solar hot water heat and soybean insulation. City life is going green…

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Article Archive for April 2010

Announcement: Welcome…
Wednesday, 28 Apr, 2010 – 19:14 | No Comment
Announcement: Welcome…

Welcome to the companion site for our new book, “Dreaming Green Eco-Fabulous Homes Designed to Inspire”. Just five years ago, when our family began a top-to-bottom green renovation of a Manhattan brownstone, it seemed …

re-nest: Paul and Lisa’s Green Dream Home
Wednesday, 28 Apr, 2010 – 19:13 | No Comment
re-nest: Paul and Lisa’s Green Dream Home

Paul and Lisa’s elegant Manhattan home is proof that going green doesn’t have to come at the expense of style. (It also proves that if you’re going to gut renovate a dilapidated 1885 Manhattan townhouse in a single year, it comes in handy when the owner is also the architect.)