5 Myths of Green Homes, feat. Marla Esser Cloos
Let's debunk the 5 Myths of Green Homes! Guest speaker is Marla Esser Cloos who has also given us permission to Click here and download her entire guide at Greenhomecoach.com
Myth 1: Green only matters to certain clients, like millennials.
Myth 2: No one is asking for green homes.
Myth 3: Green is expensive.
Myth 4: Solar panels are the hallmark of a green home.
Myth 5: Green is just the latest trend.
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We discuss what "Green" means in the home environment such as living environmentally friendly, healthier, safer, more comfortable, with more durability, & less maintenance.
We explore the use of label like Floor Score, Carpet and Rug Institute's Green Label Plus, & GreenGuard.
And lastly, we implement the 5 categories from the National Green Building Standard (NGBS) which are water efficiency, energy efficiency, sustainable sites (location, resource efficiency, & environmental equality. Plus an additional 6th, of behavioral.
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Also mentioned in the show is Sandra Adomatis, LEED Green Associate for home appraisals.