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Building Green on a Budget

Building Green on a Budget
By FrontDoor.com | Published: 3/27/2008

Work with your builder to build green without breaking the budget.

Going green doesn’t have to use every last one of your greenbacks. While building a fully green home typically costs 20 to 30 percent more than a traditional build, you can still get results by spending less, often as little as 2 to 4 percent over standard construction. Here are some tips to make your new or existing home more eco-friendly without breaking the bank.