As interest in green building solutions has grown over the years, so we have evolved over the years to better serve our community. Our store first opened in 1992 as Environmental Building Supplies. Then, the store merged with Seattle's Environmental Home Center to become Ecohaus, and part of a West Coast supply..
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Greenhome Solutions is a family owned and operated green building product supplier based in Seattle, Washington. We are passionate about the environment, conservation, design, and sustainable building practices. With over 20 years in the construction industry, we pride ourselves not only on product knowledge, but..
Feb 2, 2018 . The most sustainable building material is not concrete or steel it is fast-growing hemp. Hemp structures date to Roman times and have a lower carbon footprint than many materials. The use of hempcrete is spreading and a Washington state company is retrofitting homes with it
Green products and green building materials provided by Green Depot for homeowners and professionals, with an emphasis on great design and non-toxic, . Green Depot has an active ecommerce site, 11 stores including New York, Seattle and Portland, and 20 distribution warehouses across the country. We are an..
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Green building documents; Find a variety of green building studies and reference materials to help stimulate and ground creativity. . Provides assistance to small businesses and property owners for the assessment, cleanup and redevelopment of environmentally contaminated land in King County and the City of Seattle
New Spokane factory to mass manufacture cross-laminated timber: This green building material with the potential for creating jobs in struggling rural communities is making . Katerra, a Seattle technology and development company, is announcing it will build a plant in Spokane Valley to mass produce CLT products
Jan 19, 2017 . For 70 years, Skanska's local team has been focused on delivering new buildings and infrastructure in ways that help our region thrive for generations. Together, Skanska's construction and development teams find ways to source local materials and create new opportunities for Puget Sound businesses of..
Green Depot's Seattle showroom, located South of downtown, is a spacious resource-center showing Green Building materials of all kinds. We have a well-trained sales team to provide you with information about every product we sell, and to help you select the perfect material for your job. Our team can also facilitate..
Aug 11, 2014 . If you have ever driven up East Madison Street past Pike Street, then you have passed by the world's most green building most likely without even knowing . The Living Building Challenge requires that all materials used in the construction process be sourced locally, that is, from within a 500-mile radius
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The Terry Thomas Building, located in the South Lake Union neighborhood of Seattle, Washington is a sustainable, LEED-certified office building completed in 2008. The Terry Thomas is Seattle's first commercial office building structure developed in decades without central air conditioning. It was designed by..
When it comes from a responsibly managed forest, wood is one of the most sustainable building materials. In the Pacific Northwest, it is an abundant, renewable resource, produced with the sun's energy. So wood is a logical building material for Seattle part of our regional vernacular for designers and builders
Nov 29, 2017 . Seattle is green in more ways than one. (Shutterstock Photo). Environmentally friendly construction has reached a new milestone in Seattle. Last year, the majority of new homes in the city were certified by Built Green, a set of standards for energy, water, and building material efficiency. In 2016, 52 percent..
Seattle Justice Centre - Sustainable Building Regulates Temperature with an Innovative Exterior and Green Roof. November 4, 2011 Seattle. Email; Twitter . Recycled content materials were used wherever possible including recycled glass terrazzo and recycled content carpet. FSC certified wood, forest products that have..
When green really arrived on the Seattle scene some 15 years ago, building a green home meant using solar panels and bamboo flooring. . foods, the FSC sets standards for forest products in an effort to guide architects and builders toward sustainably sourced building materials, such as certified lumber and flooring
Aug 2, 2016 . Bullitt Foundation, CEO, Denis Hayes says: "The six-story, 52,000 SF Bullitt Center in Seattle, Washington, targeting Living Building certificationis one of the most energy efficient commercial buildings in the worlda high-performance prototype setting innovative standards for sustainable design and..
A couple of central authorities on sustainability are: the US EPA's Green Building page and Environment Canada's Athena Institute for Sustainable Materials. Large contemporary concrete block, glass and steel house, modern, garage entrance, North Matthews Beach, Sand Point Way Uplands, Seattle, Washington (Photo..