green homes

110-year-old Folk-Victorian home gets transformed into an energy neutral house

May 26, 2010 / No Comments

Renovating an old home is a demanding task, especially if you were aiming at remodeling a century old Victorian home along greener lines while at the same time preserving its historical legacy. Green Restoration expert Matt Grocoff accomplished just that to create an energy neutral home.

Modern Energy Efficient Homes Have Poor Air Circulation

December 22, 2009 / 1 Comment

Energy efficiency is great, but it seems that people have lately been sacrificing a lot more than usual for it. About a year ago, it became known that air circulation is negatively affected by the designs in today's energy-efficient houses. They're built very airtight, and include all sorts of materials and products which are emitted into the air.

Brad Pitt : the green mayor of New Orleans

March 6, 2008 / No Comments

If at first people were joking about the fact that Brad Pitt wants to be the "green mayor" of New Orleans, it has now turned into a big rumor. Brad Pitt's "Make It Right" Campaign in New Orleans - picture by ABCNews It all started when the movie star, which sometimes lives in the city with his wife and kids, started to ...