Monthly Archives: June 2009

Life’s a permanent vacation with these views and surrounding habitat

I had an interesting experience that just goes to prove how much the internet has changed our lives. I received an email from someone who needed help selling their home – in Waldport, Oregon. It was unusual because I am … Continue reading

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If you live in a Built Green home, are fascinated by real estate, work in the industry, or just love STATS, then read on. GreenWorks Realty (GWR) has just compiled an updated Environmental Certification Report comparing sales of traditional homes … Continue reading

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Fab cottage goes beyond chic

13541 Meridian Avenue North / Seattle, WA 98133OPEN SUNDAY 6/28 1-4 PM

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Hundreds of Homes Open Their Doors This Weekend!

Ever drive by a home and wonder what it looks like on the inside? You see the glow in the windows and wonder what it would be like to live there. Are there enough bedrooms and bathrooms for your family? … Continue reading

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Sustainable Industries Announces 2009 Top 10 Green Building Products Award Winners

I was on the live webinar this morning announcing top new cutting edge products! What caught my eye? Look for the “rain tube” info below, and also the 20 year old SolaTube that is now being used for commercial purposes. … Continue reading

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How buyers’ allergies may be affected when they tour your home

The “healthy green homes” movement is about more than a squiggly light bulb and energy efficiency. It is just as much about indoor air quality – something that is more important than many people realize. There is a new column … Continue reading

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The Good Guide

Thanks to this tip from my friend Katie, who thought The Good Guide was a good site for everyone to know about. It is currently in beta, but with more people using it and contributing feedback, it could become a … Continue reading

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Neighborhood House Launches Solar Panel Challenge

Seattle — On June 21st, Neighborhood House will launch its Solar Panel Challenge — a campaign to raise $100,000 to build a second array of solar panels atop the High Point Neighborhood Center. The campaign launch will coincide with the … Continue reading

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FREE recycling of your obsolete TV

Your TV might have become obsolete last Friday. In Washington state there is a free and safe way to recycle your old televisions — E-Cycle Washington. This producer-pays electronics recycling program is the result of a groundbreaking law that passed … Continue reading

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City Green Building eVENTS

J U N E eV E N T SCITY OF SEATTLE, DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT Introducing City Green Building eVENTS featuring opportunities to help make green building standard practice in Seattle. Transformational lectures, tours, classes and programs will be … Continue reading

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