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Green Construction Goes Residential

If you wanted to build a green home in the past, it might have been a bit of a headache. But now there are new Residential Guidelines and Training provided to architects, developers and contractors, which will sort out what's green and what's not. Here are some of the steps taken to ensure environmentally sensitive construction becomes more commonplace in the future.

Posted: 1/14/08