The kitchen is one of the most expensive parts of the house to remodel – they contain a good deal of specialty equipment and many major appliances. The fundamental concepts behind green building also apply to remodeling: energy efficiency, indoor environmental quality, and renewable or sustainable materials.
Philip is a licensed architect and a LEED Accredited Professional (BD+C) with a practice based in southeast Michigan. He is also a contributing editor at EcoGeek.org. His publication credits include Jetson Green, Revmodo, Green Building Elements, Inhabitat, and Greenovation TV.