"Green" and Happy Home Owners?
A recent survey finds that the majority of green homes are satisfied, love their homes and would even buy another green home in the future.
GuildQuality, a customer surveying company for residential real estate, recently published a report that 94% of home owners who purchased a National Green Building Standard (NGBS) certified green home built within the past three years said they would recommend a green home to a friend, and 92 % stated they'd be "going green' again with any future home purchase. Home owners were most pleased regarding their significantly lower utility bills, energy efficiency and better insulation according to the survey.
What exactly is a "Green House"?
The components and materials used to build a green home are not universally agreed upon. There are no official national standards on what constitutes a green remodel, beyond non-profit certification.
Widely accepted, however, in general, a green home is a type of house that is buil... read full post