When does a green dwelling venture make monetary feel? The authors of this book present the reply to this and different questions relating to the cost (and relative worth) of environmentally pleasant residence enhancements. Eric Corey Freed and Kevin Daum are specialists, respectively, in green building and in financing customized houses. On this knowledge-packed e book, they stroll readers thru 50 inexperienced house projects and destroy them down in step with the positive impact they’ve on the setting, as well as the affect they are going to have (each certain and terrible) on the reader’s wallet. They overview a big selection of projects, together with insulating pipes, weatherizing doorways and home windows, composting and recycling trash, installing a solar scorching water heater, putting in green counter tops, upgrading home equipment, constructing with reclaimed supplies, and installing radiant heat. This distinctive point of view on going green is a reference that green-leaning house owners merely can not do without.