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When planning a new custom home, the concept of green building has become very appealing to many homeowners. The green building or sustainable building concept seeks to have a balance between design and building practices to benefit the environment. At Edmonton custom home builders, we care about green building adapting our process to be as environmentally friendly as possible. Also, we want to clear all your doubts about the concept and encourage you to make your home greener.

What Is Green Building?

For us, green building means undertaking a building project and protecting most of the natural environment around the project site. It is important to us that your new custom home uses advanced and efficient techniques to make your home greener and still have the look and style you envision. From construction to operation, everything can encourage a healthy environment for everyone associated, without having any adverse effect on the land, water, or any natural resource found around the building.   

No Need to Compromise with Luxury or Comfort

Green Building is the process of developing structures and using applications that are environmentally-friendly, and protective towards natural resources. Environmental concerns are prioritized starting from designing, construction, renovation, home removal, etc. The green home concept can fulfill the general home development concerns as well, like economic aspects, luxury, durability, etc. For better knowledge in this regard, it is recommended to enquire with professional builders in Edmonton.

Green Building Can Be Cost Efficient

Many homeowners think that choosing to build a greener version of their homes may result in a more costly option. But according to the homeowner's needs and their desired custom home design, some materials will suit their project better than others. When you aim to choose the most efficient materials the cost may become an excellent long-term investment. These materials can be environmentally friendly, provide energy-efficiency, and can be both functional and beautiful. Furthermore, going greener and saving can be done by implementing small changes to your modern custom home, such as selecting energy-efficient furnaces, air conditioning, and windows. Saving water by choosing low flow showers and faucets and being more energy-efficient by using appliances with the Energy Star seal. 

All you need is to find a professional builder who has proper knowledge about these aspects or prior experience. At Edmonton Custom Home Builders, we are associated with Sunset Homes, Calgary’s bespoke home builder, and our standard includes building our homes following green building practices. 

Ready to build your custom dream home in the Edmonton or Fort Saskatchewan area? Contact us today! We will prepare a free quote and provide you with more information about our beautiful custom homes in Edmonton and the Fort Saskatchewan area!

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Too Long Didn’t Read (TLDR)

Choosing to make your new custom home in Edmonton to be greener means selecting a builder that follows environmentally-friendly procedures and builds your new home to be efficient.