Green renovations are a great way to help save money and protect the environment. Plus buyers will be interested in the updates you’ve made! Here are a few ideas of how you can minimize your carbon footprint, and fatten your wallet when you sell:
- Use green building materials. Check out greenpointrated.com for a list of green certified kitchen and bath materials.
- Change out appliances with high-efficiency EnergyStar rated appliances.
- Weatherproof and insulate with caulk around windows and weather-stripping around doors
- Re-purpose what you have: repaint cabinets, refinish floors. You’ll keep the charm and character of your house, save money, and reduce building waste.
With these green approaches to renovations, you can make your home more energy and cost-efficient today!