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The Green side of Concrete

The Green side of Concrete

Taking one look or, shall I say whiff behind a concrete mixing truck and it is clear just how much diesel fuel is required to make and deliver concrete.  At the site itself add the waste from building, setting and stripping concrete forms and you realize just how energy and resource consumptive Read More…

Green Building Products start with Driveways

Green Building Products start with Driveways

Generally speaking, the following criteria should determine the ranking of all green building products:   (a) Type of material content, (b) Production and distribution methods,(c) Contribution to environment when installed…. Read More…

Time to "un-smog" your Home?

Time to “un-smog” your Home?

Fact:  Your house is effectively enveloped by electricity at all times – not just when you plug in the hair dryer and turn on a light.  It works and we hardly ever think about it. We accept this convention.  Though… Read More…