4 Tips on How To Make Your 30A Luxury Home Eco-Friendly
Eco-friendly homes are a hot trend this year and it looks like it will be for the years to come as people all across the globe are pitching in on ways to save the environment and slow down the effects of climate change.
Luxury homes are no exemption from this trend. Many 30A luxury home owners have the misconception that an eco-friendly home means they have to compromise their luxury lifestyle. Nothing can be further from the truth.
With more eco-friendly luxury developments and manufacturers of green products, switching to greener homes is now a lot simpler but it makes a big difference to the world.
Here are some tips on how you can make your 30A luxury home eco-friendly:
1. Use natural products and materials.
The term “natural” might automatically bring to mind a country-style home or a log cabin for most people, but you can actually use natural materials that are fit for 30A luxury homes. You can also use locally sourced materials to construct luxury homes along 30A. This will help local businesses and cut down on transportation and fuel consumption, which means less pollution. This means you can still build a luxury home while decreasing your carbon footprint.
2. Use green and energy-saving products.
When you buy products and appliances for your 30A luxury home, make sure to find natural products for everything from your cleaners to your dishwashing liquid and detergent. You can also replace your light bulbs with low wattage energy-saving bulbs. This will decrease your power consumption and you electric bill tremendously. Buy energy-star appliances. They consume less energy and will cut down your energy bills significantly. These are some examples of small changes in your luxury home that you can do without compromising quality and lifestyle.
3. Plant more greens.
If you are planning to buy one of the 30A luxury homes for sale on a huge lot, you can help the environment by planting more trees, shrubs, bushes, or even potted plants. Add more plants to other spaces in your home like the balcony or window sills. Put some indoor plants in rooms like the living and dining room and even your bedroom and bathroom. Additional plants will make your 30A luxury home more beautiful while helping improve the air quality in your home. Why not go a step further and collect rainwater to water your plants?
4. Switch to better fitting windows, doors, and insulation.
If there is a draft in your living room or attic, this is a sign of a poorly fitting window. Poor insulation leads to wastage of energy and can lead to bigger power bills. Invest in better fitting windows and insulation systems that will keep your home cool or warm at their optimum level. Consider getting heaters, air conditioners, and water heaters with temperature control settings. Turn off or turn down your cooling and heating system every time you leave the home to avoid wasting power.
It’s possible to have a home along 30A that is both luxurious and eco-friendly at the same time. All it takes is using the right materials and having the proper mindset in wanting to help save the environment.
Call me, Debbie James at 850-450-2000. Let me provide you with all the information and tools you need to make your dream 30A luxury home a reality.
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