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9 Gorgeous Houses That Prove Your Dream Home Is Also A Green Home

Green Lifestyle  (tags: architecture, business, conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, environment, energy, greenproducts, Sustainabililty, recycling )

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I like the recycled shipping containers, actually all of them.

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Heidi W (16)
Friday August 8, 2014, 2:40 pm
I would have the whole interior done with recyclable furniture.

Animae C (515)
Friday August 8, 2014, 6:36 pm
Stunning & practical, love it!

Thanx Heidi

Past Member (0)
Saturday August 9, 2014, 5:46 am
Let's work for a green house and a green Earth

Andrea A (1)
Saturday August 9, 2014, 9:23 am
So lovely! Thanks for sharing, Heidi!

Katherine May Williams (0)
Saturday August 9, 2014, 12:40 pm
Nice. Noted.

Kate Kenner (215)
Saturday August 9, 2014, 3:14 pm
They are innovative and the views are gorgeous. I envy that they are so energy efficient yet at the same time I have to ask-are such big homes necessary? Do people rally need home stat big even if they are energy efficient?

Betty Kelly (4)
Sunday August 10, 2014, 12:00 am
Dream Homes indeed.

Maria Teresa Schollhorn (42)
Sunday August 10, 2014, 3:20 am
Yes, really gorgeous houses!
Thank you Heidi.

Panchali Yapa (26)
Sunday August 10, 2014, 5:01 am
Thank you

Eternal Gardener (745)
Sunday August 10, 2014, 7:04 pm
I do favor the container one, love the topic, thanks for posting Heidi!

Ingo Schreiner (8)
Monday August 11, 2014, 2:25 am

Chittaranjan Reddy (6)
Monday August 11, 2014, 4:09 pm
Well, is this really green. Why would anyone believing in sustainability build such a mega-monstrous house in a totally green area and start a human colony, thus contributing to the habitat destruction. Think of all the birds that might crash into those windows, animals scared running.

Also, these are all houses for the mega rich. What about those that have great ideas that would like to build a green house on a small scale, but do not have the financial clout.

Carol P (46)
Monday August 11, 2014, 6:51 pm
Though the architecture in these is exciting, most of them were too big for me to not scoff at the concept that they could be considered environmentally friendly. Compared to what?

Colleen L (3)
Monday August 11, 2014, 10:03 pm
Interesting seeing how they are going green. Thanks Heidi

. (0)
Tuesday August 12, 2014, 3:01 am
Noted. At least architechs are trying to do a much better job in helping the environment. Thank you, Heidi.

Jonathan Harper (0)
Tuesday August 12, 2014, 3:50 am

Past Member (0)
Tuesday August 12, 2014, 3:58 am
I'm not certain that any house bigger than 1,200 square feet should be considered green, unless there are multiple units. And I don't have recycle products, I do have many antiques, does that make me green?

Donna G (42)
Tuesday August 12, 2014, 12:57 pm
I live in one half of a duplex. There are three bedrooms, a bathroom, galley kitchen and a great room. The area is about 800 sq ft. My dream home would be about 1200-1500 square feet. I looked at those green houses and I know with all certainty that I would not want one. Look at all of those windows! I just would not want to clean them.

Melania P (122)
Friday August 15, 2014, 2:05 pm
Oh my, I love them!!!
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