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Built by Blue Sound Construction, designed by MaKe Design, photos by Alex Hayden
  • TC Legend Homes' Emerald Star Home Shines in West Seattle

    Posted on Dec 5, 2017 in:
    • Case Studies
    • Built Green
    TC Legend Homes has always been up for a challenge, so when homeowners challenged them to build an Emerald Star-certified home—Built Green's highest certification level—they accepted.
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  • Habitat for Humanity Builds Green

    Posted on Nov 15, 2017 in:
    • Built Green
    Habitat for Humanity has long been recognized for its incredible humanitarian efforts, but the Habitat for Humanity Seattle-King County (Habitat SKC) chapter is now recognized for another reason: its green building practices.
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  • Built Green® Star-Levels: What Do They Mean?

    Posted on Nov 6, 2017 in:
    • Built Green
    All Built Green homes are designed to reach beyond current Washington state building and energy codes, creating greener homes. However, not all Built Green homes are equal. This post will walk you through the various Built Green certification levels available and help you understand the differences between them.
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