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Get Off Oil; Save Heating Costs With Clean Burning Woodstoves

With oil prices pushing back towards those all time highs this winter, it might be time to consider investing in wood heat.  According to Popular Mechanics, heating by wood costs 1/2 as much as heating by oil (the most commonly … Continue reading

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Anatomy of A “Pretty Good House”

Anatomy of A “Pretty Good House” A new concept recently floating around the green building world is the idea of “The Pretty Good House”.  In reality, while most knowledgeable and educated green or smart home builders have little fear about … Continue reading

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Traditional Materials That Make Sense

Running a green business has been an experience of learning, assessment and adjustment.  Running any type of business involves these same processes, but for the dedicated green business it seems to require a bit more of each.   In no other … Continue reading

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