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Smart Homes, Technology & UV can Help Keep Families Safer
Cleaning and maintenance

Keep homes cleaner & safer with smart home features & UV light

...home virus transmission by installing touchless smart home automation devices . Learn more about home automation and maintaining healthy indoor air quality here...

Hydraloop gray water recovery and treatment systems
Greywater Recycling

At last, a compact & easy to maintain solution for gray water recycling & treatment - the Hydraloop

...home features, as we now have the ability to control many of the systems of our homes from smart phones. Home automation features such as programable thermostat...

Smart Door Lock Buying Guide - Easy DIY Project
Mechanical systems

Smart door lock buying guide

...home door locks , keyless entry and home monitoring. Read more here about smart home automation , programmable thermostats and energy efficiency Smart hom...

LEED Platinum Prefab Home Kits
LEED Homes

LEED Platinum Pre-fab Homes

...homes are a very credible option for high performance home construction. When it comes to high efficiency sustainable housing , until recently prefab homes di...

Grants and incentives

Green building financial incentives

...Homes Program . SaveONEnergy Incentives for New Home Builders: $500/$1000 for EnerGuide 83/85, and/or prescriptive measures for lighting, A/C, home automation...

High efficiency wood stoves
Wood stove and biomass heat

Heating with wood and biomass fuel

There has been an increase in the use of wood and other biomass fuel for heating homes across the colder parts of North America & Canada for the last decade. I...

Why basements flood and how to prevent that with a sump pump
Basements improvements

Why Basements Flood & How to Prevent Flooded Basements

...home construction in the Ecohome Green Building Guide pages - also, learn more about the benefits of a free Ecohome Network Membership here .

Smart homes: Remotely control and monitor your energy consumption
Efficient home design

Smart homes: efficiency, comfort & convenience at our fingertips

...home? When paired with intelligent and connected home devices, the phones that most of us carry in our pockets can make our homes safer, more comfortable and ...