Using Sustainable Building Resources and Living Responsibly is a significant part of a modern, intelligent society.
Using smart strategies to build our world and without using carbon intensive, synthetic, hazardous and environmentally destructive materials is just the right thing to do. Please enjoy and share these links to companies and resources that espouse the most sustainable building concepts and practices.
Forbo North America – Sustainable flooring solutions for North America.
Living Building Challenge – A mountain of effort by really smart folks who really get it.
American Clay Plaster – Why use joint compound and paint when you can use clay?
Healthy Home Plans – Plans that understand Green and Healthy are very different.
TumbleWeed Houses – A great collection of ridiculously small comfortable homes.
BuildingGreen – One of the best green building information resources out there.
Pharos Project – A well meaning group of people who evaluate building products.
Call2Recycle.ORG – Locations where you can recycle batteries & cellphones.
USGBC – United States Green Building Council
Sustainable Building can make all the difference in helping our beleaguered planet to right itself. Under attack by the people who just don’t have enough to be happy, we may finally be seeing the concept of sustainability taking root here in the land we love.