8 Environmental Renovation Considerations

By PowerHouse Growers | Lists, Sustainable Living, Urban Design

There are ways to sell your home for more money. If you’re contemplating doing some environmental upgrades to your home consider these factors:

  1. Was the lumber sustainably harvested?
  2. How much energy does your home use monthly?
  3. Do you have low flush toilets installed?
  4. Have you swapped out your old light bulbs for new energy efficient ones?
  5. Are you using lead-free paint?
  6. Does your home have proper ventilation, heating and cooling?
  7. Are your cabinets adhered with formaldehyde-free glue?
  8. Do you use natural products like recycled glass counter tops?

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Feature Image: Energy efficient homes. Illustration by Gary Smith.

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PowerHouse Growers
PowerHouse Growers teaches you how to sustainably integrate urban agriculture into your cities, businesses, and homes. We provide clear solutions and benefits for better health, increased productivity, and lower environmental impact. By connecting you with experts, we bring awareness to solutions that may not be top of mind.