Reasons to Go Green in 2014

Posted on January 30th, 2014 by
Reasons to Go Green in 2014

As pollution, habitat destruction, and even personal health become larger concerns in the United States, green construction has become more and more popular. Going green doesn’t force you to sacrifice style, and when you work with an experienced team of architects and builders like Design Build Team, it’s a lot easier than you think.

Here are a few of the many reasons to choose environmentally-friendly and natural building materials:

Green homes generally use 30 – 50 percent energy than traditional homes, saving you countless dollars. Using recycled materials decreases deforestation, …

Incorporate Recycling into Kitchen Design

Posted on June 20th, 2013 by

If you’re remodeling or building a new kitchen, an accomplished architect with a green consciousness will make certain to incorporate recycling into your design. The importance of recycling will only continue to grow in the future.

Using an architect for your plan will allow you to choose your options so you include the most efficient and clever recycling ideas. Everyone’s space is limited, and your architect will provide a recycling station that is clean, simple and easy to access:

Choose a place for your recycling area. This space can be right at your fingertips, completely out in the open (if …

Going Green With Style

Posted on February 6th, 2013 by
Design Build Team Inc.

Going green isn’t just a fashionable, admired trend – it’s becoming mainstream and even standard. With developments in technology and style, going green is becoming the stylish norm.

In the Southeast US, EarthCraft homes have become quite popular, according to Coastal Living. EarthCraft homes focus on using sustainable energy, eco-friendly building materials, and saving trees and other vegetation already on the lot. If one is building their home from the ground up or doing massive renovations, he or she can consider investing in an EarthCraft home.

Another choice for going green – literally – with style is maintaining a garden …