8/27/2015 5:00:00 AM
After one family built a home they loved in Belfast, Maine, they soon realized it was using too many resources to heat. Here’s what they learned when they transitioned to a more efficient, net-zero home.
6/30/2015 5:00:00 AM
Go behind the scenes of the new energy-efficient, 3,700 square foot prairie-style Proud Green Home in Wildwood, Missouri.
4/23/2015 2:53:00 PM
Living in a high-efficiency home can be a bit of an adjustment. Follow these four expert tips to make the transition go more smoothly.
3/30/2015 7:00:00 AM
To boost the indoor air quality of new homes, turn to these two common, energy-efficient ventilation strategies.
2/2/2015 7:00:00 AM
Super energy-efficient homeowner Sarah Lozanova answers some of the most common questions she has received from friends and family about her high-performance house.
1/9/2015 3:44:00 PM
There are myriad perks to turning your home into a net-zero living space. Learn how to find energy independence with these high-performance home tips.
12/19/2014 3:11:00 PM
Getting kids outdoors in the winter can often prove challenging. Try these fun and creative activities to get your kids outside and connected to the natural world.
12/3/2014 3:00:00 PM
Find winter comfort in a high-performance house. With a heat recovery ventilation system you can more-efficiently heat your home.
10/22/2014 10:04:00 AM
After a year with her family spent in a high-performance home, one blogger shares the joys of living in a home that offers low utility bills, energy independence, comfort, lasting memories and much more.
10/1/2014 10:26:00 AM
Two to five times more polluted than outdoor air, our indoor air quality is worsening. Embrace these five healthful practices for cleaner air.
8/4/2014 10:00:00 AM
In Belfast Cohousing and Ecovillage, high-performance houses experience much more comfortable temperatures with little electric output.
5/20/2014 8:47:00 AM
Find allergy relief this spring with these practical tips.
4/7/2014 9:48:00 AM
See how an energy-efficient house faired it’s first winter in Maine.
2/14/2014 12:08:00 PM
A local community supported agriculture farm in Midcoast Maine offers a sustainable lifestyle for members of the Belfast Ecovillage.
9/17/2013 11:02:00 AM
Guest blogger Sarah Lozanova talks about the advantages of downsizing to a small home as her family moves to Belfast Cohousing & Ecovillage.
3/20/2013 9:54:00 AM
Guest blogger Sarah Lozanova works with her children to turn the heaps of candy they collected at the St. Patrick’s Day parade into homemade art projects.
3/7/2013 10:23:00 AM
Guest blogger Sarah Lozanova details her excitement about raising her children in a multi-generational ecovillage once her family moves to the Belfast Cohousing & Ecovillage in Maine.
12/26/2012 11:49:00 AM
Guest blogger Sarah Lozanova explains the benefits of raising kids in cohousing communities such as the Belfast Cohousing and Ecovillage her family is moving into.
2/17/2012 10:55:00 AM
Get your children excited about helping with the garden this year with these five fun activities.
2/2/2012 1:32:00 PM
Baby wearing allows mama and baby to navigate through the world as a unit, offering security and comfort.