Countertop Selection Guide

Countertop Selection Guide

There are many eco-friendly countertops to choose from in a wide variety of materials. The ideal countertop for your kitchen will depend on your style, cooking needs, and the maintenance it requires.

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IceStone

IceStone

Made from 100% recycled glass in a cement mix, Icestone materials are a sustainable choice for your home.

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The Pros and Cons of Countertop Materials

The Pros and Cons of Countertop Materials

There is no perfect countertop material, as every product has its pros and cons. Learning about the countertop products and materials available will help aid in the selection of the right countertop for you home.

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EcoHome Countertop Cataloque

EcoHome Countertop Cataloque

There are many new eco-friendly countertops on the market. This fact sheet from EcoHome Improvement provides detailed descriptions of each type of eco-friendly countertops.

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Deconstruction: The First Step in “Green” Home Building or Renovation

Deconstruction: The First Step in “Green” Home Building or Renovation

Deconstruction involves systematically disassembling and saving as many of a structure's components as possible for recycling.

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Amazing Countertops

Amazing Countertops

If your looking for countertops that will make a dramatic statement, consider products made of glass, paper, bamboo, or scrap metal.

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Plyboo Bamboo

Plyboo Bamboo

Plyboo plywood is made form 100% rapidly renewable bamboo, using adhesives that are strong and low-emitting.

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Surface Beauty

Surface Beauty

With many new and innovative products and designs, choosing an eco-friendly countertop for your home can be an easy decision. Today's eco-friendly countertops are made of everything from recycled aluminum to discarded stemware.

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What is Nature’s Carpet?

What is Nature’s Carpet?

Introduced in 1992, Nature's Carpet is an eco-friendly and sustainable wool carpeting. The company designed their carpets to be biodegradable as well.

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Why Green Just Comes Naturally To Us

Why Green Just Comes Naturally To Us

Several features that make Therma-Tru fiberglass doors Energy Star qualified include: a polyurethane core, giving the door five times the insulation of a wooden door, tempered glass, as well as wind and water seals.

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Sustainable Building: Bamboo Flooring

Sustainable Building: Bamboo Flooring

This fact sheet from CalRecycle discusses the advantages of bamboo flooring and provides an analysis of bamboo flooring using applicable sustainable building criteria.

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Affordable Green Roofing

Affordable Green Roofing

Ondura Corrugated Asphalt Roofing is comprised of 50% recycled content, 95% of which is post-consumer materials diverted form landfills. Ondure Corrugated Asphalt Roofing is a lightweight, durable roofing option that exceeds EPA green standards for recycled environmentally preferable roofing products.

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