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The Modern Green Prefab MiniHome Lands At The Green Eco-Trailer Park

by from Recent Posts by TreeHugger's Lloyd Alter, Toronto  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:04 AM
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Image credit Lloyd Alter Six years ago, I was not doing a very good job of selling modern prefabs, which meant I had a lot of time to write part-time for TreeHugger. The fundamental problem was that the people who loved the idea of a small modern [...]

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A Swedish "torp" for you

by Vilde (lykketoppen@gmail.com) from My Scandinavian Retreat  (prefab blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:04 AM
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Photo:Hus&Hem Still kind of warm in Norway, makes me long for lazy days in our cabin. Here a Swedishs torp for you, located in [...]

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The Minnie House in HD

by Steve Rapport (noreply@blogger.com) from The Minnie House  (prefab blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:04 AM
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The Minnie House : Sept 2011 from Steve Rapport on Vimeo.I just made this brand new HD video of the interior of the house, with musical accompaniment composed and played quite beautifully by my girlfriend Hye Won. [...]

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DIY Beni Ourain RugGorgeous Shiny Things

by Kim Rinehimer (editorial@apartmenttherapy.com) from Re-Nest  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:04 AM
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When what you have is a plain, old rug and what you want is one that costs thousands of dollars, your best option is often a good ol' DIY. That was the case with Danika, who took matters (dye, really) into her own hands to recreate an expensive [...]

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Felicity's Secret "PH" Patio Small, Cool Outdoors Entry #26

by Cambria Bold (editorial@apartmenttherapy.com) from Re-Nest  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:04 AM
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Name: Felicity M. Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina Size: 221 square feet Your Favorite Thing About Your Outdoor Space: Our favourite thing is the flowerbed/bench, because is gives the patio life with its green climbing plants. And the large mirror [...]

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Hannaford Supermarket Augusta, Maine

LEED Platinum Supermarket Opens In Maine

by The Author from Sincerely Sustainable  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:04 AM
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Hannaford Supermarket has been around for 120+ years and though they are known for their Guiding Stars ‘healthy food’ labeling program, their foray into environmentally friendly endeavors has been somewhat limited…until now. On July [...]

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Property on ListedGreen

Looking for an Existing Green Home? Start at ListedGreen

by GreenNeighbor from My Green Home  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:04 AM
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So you want to buy an existing green home but don’t know where to look? Or maybe you’re worried about the greenwashing that some use to differentiate themselves due to a souring market? ListedGreen is your savior. Founder Dave Syring saw a number of [...]

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m2 Green Prefab from Method Homes

by Preston Koerner from Jetson Green  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:04 AM
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It's been a while since we last mentioned Method Homes, but the company has built a number of green prefabs recently that deserve some mention.  Last December, the company installed this modern modular home, referred to as m2, on a picturesque mountain [...]

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Are Wind Turbines Elegant or Eyesores?

by from Recent Posts by TreeHugger's Lloyd Alter, Toronto  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:04 AM
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While looking at old buildings near Walkerton, Ontario with local heritage activists on the weekend, I mentioned that I rather liked seeing wind turbines on the horizon, 30 kilometers away on the shores of Lake Huron. They almost threw me out of [...]

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Aloni Residence Has Small Environmental And Visual Footprint

by The Author from Sincerely Sustainable  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:04 AM
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This unusual looking dwelling was completed in 2008 on the Cycladic island of Antiparos, Greece. Designed by decaARCHITECTURE, Aloni, as it’s known, is a good example of a residential structure that incorporates both passive energy-efficient and [...]

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