The Green Home

Eye on Design: 12 Designers with Talents Traversing Form and Function

Meet these local designers and get started on your remodel today.
By Dena Cassella

Home Cooling: Chill Out

Check out these ideas for how to stay cool this summer without emptying your wallet.
By Tom Kunz

Photovoltaics: 9 Things to Ask Before Installing PV

Maximize your photovoltaic investment by asking these key questions first.
By Mindy Pennybacker

Green Hawaii: 2011

A 32-page guide to living green

The 6 Elements of Green Building

The Web-exclusive complement to Mainstream Green: Five-O So Green Homes
By Mindy Pennybacker

Mainstream Green: Hawaii Five-O So Green Hawaii Homes

Green goes mainstream with these comfortable and affordable new models.
By Mindy Pennybacker

Hawaii Homes: Changing Perspective

A local developer builds the first multifamily net-zero-energy project in the state.
By Lacey Mikulich

Energy Savings: Home Eco-Nomics

Save energy and money with these top 15 retrofits.
By Sabra Morris

A Brighter Tomorrow

Hawaii's Clean-Energy Solutions are Here Today
By Sabra Morris

Hawaii Homes: Real Homes, Real Savings

Gentry Homes’ newest eco-friendly models combine affordability and green living.
By Lisa Scontras

Kinder Critter Control

Keep insects away without harming your health.
By Jenny de Jesus

5 Green Upgrades for Less Than $500

Improve your home's efficiency without breaking the bank.
By Jenny de Jesus

Green Pools: A Greener Blue

Eco-friendly ideas for your backyard pool
By Jenny de Jesus

Refresher Course

A tiny kitchen doubles in size and efficiency.
By Joanne Romero

Green Hawaii 2010

A 32-page guide to living a greener life
By Hawaii Home + Remodeling

Copy Cat

Eco-friendly accessories that mimic Mother Nature
By Joanne Romero

Shades of Green

Two distinctly different, yet equally eco-friendly, kitchens
By Sabra Morris

High Achievers

Top picks for energy savers
By Joanne Romero

Energy Upgrades That Pay Off

12 ways to trade up and earn cash
By Joanne Romero

Green by Design

Eco-friendly furnishings and accessories
By Jenny de Jesus

The Obtainable Sustainable Home

Eco-friendly furniture and accessories bring thoughtful style to any room.
By Joanne Romero

On Our Radar: Style Karma

Eco-friendly accessories prove that what goes around comes back better.
By Joanne Romero

Clean & Green

Build on the basics for an earth-friendly cleaning kit.
By Simply Organized

Just Plain Smart

A creative couple, an innovative architect and a forward-thinking design/build firm create a tailored kitchen with no eco-friendly stone unturned.
By Sabra Morris

For the Greener Good

A Kailua couple watches their dream home come to life, complete with smarter, greener design.
By Joanne Romero

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