Green Home Improvement
Green Home Improvement presents more than 65 green home improvement projects that will save energy, cut utility bills, boost home comfort and help the environment. The book contains expert advice intended to help homeowners zero in on the most do-able, highest payback green home improvement projects. Projects include flooring, paint, cabinetry and countertops; windows and doors; insulation and weather-stripping; roofing and siding; high-efficiency heating and cooling systems; radon testing; efficient lighting, appliances and plumbing fixtures including Energy Star and WaterSense models; solar electric and water heating systems; wood and pellet stoves and fireplace inserts; green choices for patios, decks, walkways, driveways, pools, landscaping and more. Includes more than 100 Go Green tips super-quick, easy, often low- or no-cost things homeowners can do immediately to make their home and lifestyle greener. You contains guidance for building a new home or addition and practical advice on the best green products.