Tag: sustainable building materials

How to get the best of both worlds: How to make a beautiful condo and still pay off your mortgage

An affordable, sustainable building material is a no-brainer for anyone who is serious about building a home, and that’s exactly what the Israeli company, Osservest, is aiming to do.Its website says the materials it uses are made from recycled wood, water-based polyurethane, bamboo and carbon fibre.The company has already secured financing for the construction of…



How to save your home’s climate from the inside out

From our recent blog posts, we know that our home is a major contributor to our climate.In this post, we’ll explore the ways that our homes can help our environment.Green roofs are an excellent way to reduce the amount of energy that goes into heating and cooling our homes.These roofs help keep our homes cool…