Toxic free Energy Efficient Home

Toxic Free Energy Efficient Home

It is becoming more common ever than before to talk about or hear about energy efficient homes. As we learn more about new construction ways of building these types of homes, it is becoming more important to make sure they are also toxic free energy efficient homes.

There is a great article from the web site of the Green Living Online where Christopher Phillips of Green Homes talks about the importance of a toxic free energy efficient home.

We share with you the highlights of the article here:

  • Houses are becoming more energy efficient than ever before due to government regulations.
  • At one time, air was exchanged once an hour in a typical house. Today it’s exchanged once every five hours.
  • local Toronto home renovation company, consults the International Living Future Institute’s Red List and Declare, which identify toxic chemicals lurking in building materials, and attend product expos for the latest in non-toxic innovations.
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