Earthship House Alternative

Aliens making an earthship house beside the globe

Looking at alternative ways to build your home? Why not try an earthship house? Most homes – over 90% – according to a recent NAHB (National Association of Home Builders) are stick built – meaning out of 2 x 4’s. As a custom home builder, I never build anything that resembles the “standard.”

Green Energy Guide for Smarties – Part 6

Small house that can conserve for green energy homes

Back To Top Back To Top 🏚️ Small Home Green energy homes like smaller homes are innately more efficient overall. Here in America, we are accustom to living with more of everything. It seems like we all have more than we need in every way. This is on full display in our homes. Our houses … Continued

How Your HERS Score Can Save Your Money

Analyzing the HERS Score

The Home Energy Rating System (HERS) is an Index formulated by The Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET). A HERS Score is a number that is assigned to a home based on energy performance. Let’s take a closer look at how these scores are achieved and why these scores are valuable.

Green Energy Guide for Smarties – Part 4

Light bulb switching the powerstrip as new Green Energy Technologies

The continuation of the Green Energy Guide for Smarties is here in Part 4 of our 6 part series. Dig in and see how becoming a greener household isn’t really that far off. Inside this piece you’ll get info on hybrid water heaters, smart thermostats, and smart powerstrips.

Green Energy Guide for Smarties – Part 3

A hand full of water under the heat of the sun that contributes green power energy

Back To Top Back To Top 🌦️ Solar Water Heaters Make your home more valuable place to live think of possible things to make your life expenses better, have your green power energy tool options. Though most homeowners are questioning if they would continue to pay the power company after installing solar equipment. Do solar … Continued

Green Energy Guide for Smarties – Part 2

Bulb with an aloe vera plant appointing the Green-Energy

Here in part 2 of our Green-Energy guide we will get into the nitty-gritty of weather seals, insulation, and lightbulbs. You’ll see how stacking these three simple improvements can make a big difference in your monthly energy outlay.

Green Energy Guide for Smarties – Part 1

Clear bulb with a plant sprout for Green Energy

Back To Top ☀️ Green Energy Introduction Green energy is soaring in the house hunting world. You could say that green is the new black. In, are homes with solar panels. Out, is the inefficient sprawling McMansion energy hog. No more useless space. Sucking up the kilowatts from the local power grid is no longer kosher. Today’s buyer … Continued