Green Construction Dover DE

Local resource for green construction in Dover, DE. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to green home design, natural construction materials, green home flooring, energy efficienct appliances, green roofing, and green building renovation, as well as advice and content on green home makeovers.

Integrity Builders, Inc.
(302) 424-3993
Dover, DE
Specialty
Site-Built Homes

Lessard Builders Inc.
(302) 698-1091
Dover, DE
Specialty
Site-Built Homes, Developer

The McKee Group
(610) 604-9800
Dover, DE
Specialty
Site-Built Homes

Garrison Homes, LLC
(302) 677-0040
Dover, DE
Specialty
Site-Built Homes

J.S. Hovnanian & Sons
(856) 235-8444
Dover, DE
Specialty
Site-Built Homes

Beracah Homes, Inc.
(302) 349-4561
Dover, DE
Specialty
Modular Home Plant

Ashburn Homes
(302) 677-1940
Dover, DE
Specialty
Site-Built Homes

Marlette Homes Lewistown - Plant 956
(717) 248-3947
Dover, DE
Specialty
Manufactured Homes

Clayton Homes - Henderson Plant 928
(252) 492-1300
Dover, DE
Specialty
Manufactured Homes

U and I Builders, Inc.
(302) 747-7390
Dover, DE
Specialty
Site-Built Homes

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It’s a team sportto save the planet,our moneyand our health
    Green homes incorporate technology, smart design, construction, and maintenance elements to greatly reduce the negative impact of the home on the environment. This is often done through increasing energy efficiency, conserving water, recycling products, using sustainable products and improving indoor air quality.

    Green homes use less energy, water and natural resources than typical homes... They create less waste and are healthier for those living inside of them.

    Building materials often come from sustainable resources and the homes are built to minimize the impact on the surrounding environment. According to the U.S. Building Council, green homes not only save the owner operating costs, but also benefit owners by reducing waste, conserving natural resources, improving air and water quality, minimizing the strain on local infrastructure and contribute to an overall better quality of life.

    More and more builders are building green homes, but existing homes can also be converted into green homes. Green makeovers can happen all at once or through gradual changes.

    According to the 2006 McGraw–Hill Construction Residential Green Building SmartMarket Report, by 2010, Green homes are expected to make up more than 10% of new home construction.

    Many local and state governments, utility companies and other companies offer rebates, tax breaks and ...

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