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    BY Green Door Living

    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...

  • News From The Intern Desk

    BY Green Door Living

    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...

  • News From The Intern Desk

    BY Green Door Living

    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...

  • News From The Intern Desk

    BY Green Door Living

    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...

  • Xcel Energy Insulation Rebate

    BY Green Door Living

    As the ice melts today, you might consider investing in air sealing and installing or upgrading your attic insulation as the weather warms up. Better insulation and ventilation will keep future snow melt manageable instead of causing roof ice to cont...

  • What To Do With All That Junk Mail

    BY Green Door Living

    50 million homes could be heated for 20 years using the paper and wood Americans throw away in one year. The average American household receives 69 pounds of unwanted mail in a single year. How much of it is a nuisance for you? "The EPA states ove...

  • Berkeley Housing Market is on the Rise!

    BY Green Door Living

    Trulia just announced that the housing prices in the Berkeley neighborhood are up 14.2% from this time last year! From November 13, 2013 to February 14, 2014, the median sales price of Berkeley homes was $382,700, up $47,700 from that quarter a year ...