We are so happy to share a guest blog post from Trulia about the latest home design trends for Austin.   By Sam Brannan of Trulia Austin, Texas is a fast-growing, hip town known for its music festivals, spectacular golf courses and beautiful, safe neighborhoods. Always adapting to changing times, the capital of Texas is ranked third on […]

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This month our friends at Sunshine Landscaping discuss Shade Tree planting.   Hello friends, in this month’s blog we are going to talk about the trees that are best for shade. When it comes to choosing a shade tree, there are a lot of factors to consider.  The most important should be its toughness against […]

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COLOR TRENDS 2015 COLOR OF THE YEAR Paint and stain manufacturer Benjamin Moore recently chose Guilford Green as their 2015 Color of the Year. Ellen O’Neill, Creative director at Benjamin Moore described Guilford Green as: “A neutral that’s natural. A silvery green that works with, well, everything. No worries. No second thoughts. Just a brush, […]

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Green Building Code Update Approved In 2007, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and the International Code Council (ICC) partnered to establish a nationally-recognizable standard definition of green building. The resulting ICC 700 National Green Building Standard is the first and only residential green building rating system to undergo the full consensus process and receive approval […]

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Can it really be…a real-life energy savings that’s also fun and viable?! Well, this one sure seems to be. Check out this story about floor tiles being used in dance clubs that actually generate up to 35 watts of energy each.

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