Great green tools from King CountyBy John Kirchner
King County, Washington, has developed a great tool for homeowners looking to add some more energy efficiency into their home lives. Whether it’s just a few new things to add during a little remodeling project or digging deeper during a big renovation, Eco-Cool Remodel Tool has plenty of ideas for you.
Take a tour through our virtual house and find ways to green up your next home remodeling project. You’ll find tips and resources ranging from selecting healthy paint products, to what you should consider when replacing your furnace, upgrading your kitchen or landscaping your yard. Green home remodeling creates healthy, comfortable spaces that can save you money, increase your home’s value and help protect the environment.
The county also offers a larger collection of “green tools” for homeowners and builders, including case studies, green remodeling guides and more — as well as a GreenTools blog for more information for efficiency-minded homeowners. Check out all King County has to offer here.