Monthly Archives: February 2007

//February

LEED-H Silver, Energy Star, Earth Advantage – Dolph Creek Townhomes

In Portland, Oregon, there’s a sustainable development called The Headwaters at Tryon Creek, which is a 2.88 acre, master-planned, mixed-income community that prioritizes sustainable building practices, energy + water conservation, wildlife habit restoration, and stormwater management.  One portion of the development includes the Dolph Creek Townhomes, which are 14 for sale, attached […]

By |February 9th, 2007|LEED, Modern architecture, Modern design, Solar, Vegetation|0 Comments

Michelle Kaufmann Designs' Sunset Breezehouse (F2)

Click for information on the Sunset Breezehouse or my write-up on the mkSolaire. "F2" is short for "Flickr Friday," a weekly short posted on Friday with an image from Flickr and a quick description.  Feel free to email me your F2 ideas.

By |February 8th, 2007|Modern architecture, Modern design, Prefab|0 Comments

Innovative Home – Spring 2007

This is the best $9.95, I’ve spent in a long time.  I read Innovative Home when it comes out every quarter, but the Spring 2007 edition is unbelievable.  Go get a copy.

By |February 8th, 2007|Gadgets, Modern architecture, Modern design, Prefab|0 Comments

Modern Green Living: An Impressive Database of Green Buildings + Experts

Modern Green Living: My House is Smarter Your Houseâ„¢  A little bit back, I watched Josh Dorfman (owner + CEO of Vivavi, producer + host of The Lazy Environmentalist) unveil Modern Green Living.  According to the company, Modern Green Living is a "go-to source for those who wish to […]

By |February 8th, 2007|Modern architecture, Modern design|4 Comments

The Advent of "Green Options" + The Green Report (Updated)

I’m going to keep this short, but as an FYI, the blogosphere is officially welcoming Green Options to the scene.  In full disclosure, I am a contributor to the site, so I have a modicum of bias as far as that’s concerned.  That said, I’m not so connected to anything to put […]

By |February 6th, 2007|Uncategorized|0 Comments

VIDEO: Greenbuild 2006 – Reflections + The Future

  "You inevitably have to think about the consequences of what you do.  What I’m doing could effect someone I’ve never met and never will, and maybe even isn’t even alive yet.  If you look at it that way, then you really have to approach everything you do […]

By |February 6th, 2007|Uncategorized|0 Comments