Green renovating means incorporating sustainable, durable, and healthy design into the renovation of an existing home.
Why go green? Any renovation, large or small, you can take the step towards a greener, more environmentally friendly home. By increasing the energy efficiency of your home means a healthier, more comfortable living space, lower monthly operating costs and increased value.
There are many opportunities to make good environmental choices for your renovation. From fixtures to appliances, from insulation to windows and heating equipment – many of today’s products and systems deliver better performance with less environmental impact than even a decade ago.
Professional renovators will know how to put it all together, how to match old and new, and how to integrate state-of-the-art technology with the existing structure of your home. Take advantage of their expertise to make your home easier on the environment and better for you and your family.
There are three important considerations you and your renovator need to think about when greening your renovation project:
There is a wide range of energy and water efficiency improvements you can make: