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    Top Ten Ways to Make Your Home More Green #7 Seal Cracks In All Exterior-Facing Doors and Windows. Great Stuff seals cracks airtight, creating an insulating barrier around most foundations and cracks in your home. Weatherstripping should be used ...

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    Top Ten Ways to Make Your Home More Green #6 Purchase a Water Heater Blanket, Turn Down the Water Heater Settings, and Wrap Exposed Pipes. A water heater blanket acts as insulation to prevent heat loss on your water heater. Setting your water hea...

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    Top Ten Ways to Make Your Home More Green #5 Change Your Toilets to Low Flow Water Settings or Quick Flush Systems Low-flow toilets can save thousands of gallons of water a year. Toilets use 40% of a household’s water use. Alternative toile...

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    Top Ten Ways to Make Your Home More Green #4 Install Insulated Cellular Blinds And/or Window Film Windows are one of the largest sources of heat loss and gain and can account for 10%-20% of a home’s heating and cooling costs.  Cellular blind...

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    Top Ten Ways to Make Your Home More Green #3 Paint Using Low or No-VOC Paints These paints improve indoor air quality by emitting few or no volatile organic compounds. Typical household paint contains up to 10,000 chemicals, with 150 of those k...

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    Top Ten Ways to Make Your Home More Green #2 Buy ENERGY-STAR Appliances ENERGY-STAR is a program designed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy that is conscious of the environment through its produ...

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    Top Ten Ways to Make Your Home More Green #1 Improve Lighting LED bulbs save 90% energy, last longer, are cool to the touch, unbreakable, save money, and help save the environment! “If you compare a 1.3 watt bulb, it would take 60 regular bul...

  • News From The Intern Desk

    BY Green Door Living

    Starting next week, you'll want to be checking in daily with Green Door Living's blog as I reveal my top ten ways to make your new home more green. Green Door Living is committed to providing exceptional real estate services in a sustainable wa...

  • Simple Green Habits We Can Adopt

    BY Green Door Living

    People ask us all the time what are some of the simplest things they can do to make a difference. Here's ten tips to be more sustainable in your personal lives:   1. Use cloth napkins. Think of all of the waste you produce from paper...

  • Our Own Brad Sandler Will Shave His Head For Charity!

    BY Green Door Living

    Hi All, I'm shaving my head to raise money for childhood cancer research! Its happening on March 14th. I'm doing this in honor of Baby Nicholas whose dad I went to school with. I just recently heard the story and I am doing what I can to s...