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Designs for changing life style: Important ?

Designs for a modern life style:
Laundry rooms:

Lighting: What is efficient lighting ? How much money can be saved by switching a home to certain types of light bulbs ?
Windows: Efficient windows:

Inuslation: Best practices to insulate a house ?

Alternative heat: Solar panels, pellet stoves.

Appliances: how long does it take for the energy savings to outweigh the cost of buying something new:

One of the more innovative, globally connected design firms in the world:

Integrating environmental controls:

Listings of 'green' speeches from

Open Architecture: