What Is Green Remodeling?
Good Question…! Because you probably won’t find many remodeling contractors practicing this. Green Remodeling is the practice of using building materials made out of recycled materials and reducing your carbon footprint when making modifications to your home.
“I strive to provide green alternatives to my customers in many areas. Enhancing the quality and health of my customers, reducing our carbon footprint and finding new ways of sustainable living are at the core of my business,” says Tom Grundy, owner of G Custom Builders. There are many cost effective ways to remodel your home using green products and methods and they are more affordable than you would think. You will definitely see a return on green investments in your home.
Here are some green remodeling tips to consider during your home renovation project:
- Choosing low or NOVOC paint and adhesives improves air quality in your home by reducing toxins. Look for the Green Seal on your paint
- Formaldehyde free insulation
- Eco friendly carpeting. Look for the Green Label Plus seal
- Energy Star Appliances
- Low Flow shower heads to conserve water
If you protecting the environment and doing your small part when remodeling your home is important to you then you need to experience the G Custom Builders difference.