Your low-impact home makeover

Learn how to lighten your footprint, from easy DIY tips to the top things to keep in mind for a sustainable home renovation

Top green home designs in the West

Sustainable materials and eco-friendly design principles reign at these exemplary low-impact homes

Eco-friendly desert home

Eco-friendly desert home

Geothermal systems that heat and cool the house and solar panels providing power, let The Utah House (near Moab, UT) sit relatively lightly on a dramatic landscape.

More: Learn about the Taliesen Mod.Fab home and other 2009-2010 Western Home Awards winners


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