Are you ready to transform your house into a green home? What exactly does green remodeling mean? There are three main goals to achieve in a green home remodel. First, resources such as water and energy must be used as efficiently as possible. Second, finding methods and materials that decrease waste and reduce pollution. Third, designing a home that is sustainable. Creating a green space is a mixture of using eco-friendly materials when building and designing a home, and finding innovative way to reduced your carbon footprint. Greener Solution Group can help you achieve all of your environmentally friendly remodeling needs and at any budget.Greener Solution Group offers the following services:
The bathroom remodeling contractor assigned to your house will make sure your bathroom is a beautiful and reclaxing sanctuary. Have you been dreaming of double sinks, a spa like tub, or a rain shower? How about heated bathroom flooring? There are numerous ways to create the perfect bathroom while making sure it remains eco-friendly. Examples include, but are not limited to, a dual-flush toilet, installing low-maintenance ceramic tiles, LED lighting and a new tank less water heater that conserves water and is energy efficient!
The kitchen remodeling contractor assigned to your house knows that the kitchen is a place where people enjoy congregating and must be warm, welcoming and functional. Examples of a green kitchen remodel may include sustainable kitchen cabinets, green flooring such as cork or bamboo, eco-friendly countertops made of bio-glass or butcher block, and energy efficient appliances. Using recycled material is also an option. Our contractors have the knowledge and skills to accomplish your remodeling project needs including carpentry, tile setting, lighting, plumbing, installing cabinets, insulation and dry wall, painting and electrical work.
Do you need more space? Do you want to expand an existing space? Do you want to build a second level to your home? Adding square footage to your house will increase the value of your home. We will work with you to draw out plans that incorporate your vision, and make sure that all the proper permits are in line. Everything will be built up to code set by your city and/or state. Furthermore, the remodeling contractor in charge of adding a room will help you pick out materials that are green and stylish to ensure it feels as if the room has always been there.
Many people who choose to live green, are opting for concrete flooring as an alternative to more traditional choices. There are many benefits to choosing concrete flooring for the inside or outside of your home. Concrete flooring is durable, low-maintenance, eco-friendly, and adaptable. While many people picture cement flooring as gray bumpy surfaces, advancement have been made that allow for a variety of colors, textures and patterns to be created. Concrete flooring can be welcoming, beautiful, and enhance the beauty of your home.
Gone are the days when flooring options were limited to tile, carpet and hard wood floors. The advancements in flooring, and especially eco-friendly flooring, are huge and continue to evolve. Green flooring options include bamboo, cork, reclaimed wood, glass tiles, ceramic tile, concrete, linoleum, wood, recycled rubber, berber carpet, wool carpet, sisal, and sisool (sisal with wood). You can also breath new life to your existing floor by restoring, resurfacing and refinishing it, thus recycling what you have while achieving that feeling of it being new. With all these options available, green flooring is available to all, regardless of budget!
One of the many benefits to living in southern California is the beautiful weather year round. Patio’s can be used regularly for reading, relaxing, socializing, BBQ’s and dinner parties. It is possible to create a patio while still keeping the environment in mind. Creating a green patio might be composed of recycled materials, bricks, stones, gravel, and/or concrete. Together, we will examine all the options that are available to you, and you can see what works best for you, your family, and your wallet.
Sunrooms, also knows as a sun parlor, sun porch or sun lounge is an enclosed space with huge windows that allow you to enjoy your outside space while remaining sheltered from various unpleasant weather conditions. Sunrooms are considered non-conditioned living space, which allows a different set of rules and code to be used in its construction. They are a beautiful addition to any home, and can help create the feeling of an indoor/outdoor living space. There is no better place to enjoy a cup of coffee, read a book, play a game, or just relax!
The easiest way to transform a space from drab to fab is by changing the color of paint! Paint is an amazing way to give warmth, texture, style and personality to any room. Paint can also be used to create bold patterns such as stripes, color blocking, focal points, and may even help create the illusion of a bigger space. Painting the exterior of your home can add curb appeal, which can translate to an increased value of your home. There are many paints of all colors and finishes on the market that are non-toxic and friendly to mother earth!
One of the perks of living in sunny southern California is that swimming can be a year round activity. If you are looking to install an in ground or above ground pool or simply repurpose your pool, we can help you. Installing a green pool entails using non-porous material, which will result in using fewer chemicals and reduce the use of electricity since it’s easier to clean. Fiberglass pools may also be considered which acts as a natural insulator, resulting in relying less on a pool heater.
One of the easiest and cost effective ways to turn your house into a green home is by investing in proper insulation. Insulating your walls, floors and ducts will help keep your home warm in winter and cool during summer, resulting in running your heater or air conditioner less often. This, of course, translates into saving money on your energy bills. Eco-friendly insulation is healthier for both you and the environment. Aerogel, cellulose, sprayfoam and cotton are examples of green insulation.
Please note that materials and ideas mentioned in the above paragraphs are examples of how to make a space environmentally friendly. There are a vast array of ideas, materials, and resources available that can be used during your home remodel. We work in partnership with you, to ensure that your vision can become a reality, and stay within your budget. Call us today for your free estimate, and begin the journey of transforming your home into a green oasis today!