2023 Green Home Tours & Talks
Saturday, June 3, 2023
10 am – 4 pm
5 homes, 2 workshops, tons of fun!
Purchase your tickets today or at any tour stop on June 3rd.
Join us for another great year of Green Home Tours & Talks! Learn how you can not only make your home more beautiful and efficient but align your values for our Earth. Explore homes (in person!), attend workshops (in person!), and view our directory of local green building businesses.
Get an inside look at inspiring design projects in your community, learn practical applications of green initiatives, and see innovative uses of natural materials inside each home!
Swing by the Sustainable Connections office for some refreshments and learn more about energy efficiency from CAZ Construction and the Community Energy Challenge at our two workshops taking place at 11am and 1pm.
With our local business directory, you can keep your dollars where your heart lives, support an economy of friends and neighbors, and build a community that thrives by thinking local first!
2023 Green Home Tours Map
1. Donovan Duplex
507 Donovan Ave
2. Bayview DADU
2926 Eldridge Ave
3. Forest House Above the Bay
214 Morey Ave
4. Twin Peaks Passive House
5780 Schickler Lane
5. Aryeness Roeder’s Carriage House
2727 Broadway St
2023 Green Home Tour Stops
2. Bayview DADU
2926 Eldridge Ave, Bellingham
An intergenerational living space built for the owners’ grandparents, with an 800 sq ft garage and a 450 sq ft, one-bedroom apartment.
3. Forest House Above the Bay
214 Morey Ave, Bellingham
The main floor of this contemporary home has all the necessary amenities for aging in place, while the lower floor provides space for hosting family and friends.
5. Aryeness Roeder’s Carriage House (exterior only)
2727 Broadway, Bellingham
This one-bedroom dwelling unit located on a historic property in Broadway Park seamlessly integrates with the neighborhood’s historic charm.
Green Home Talks & Workshops
Are you the owner of an old home, struggling to keep it warm and comfortable during the cold winter months? Do you want to learn how to insulate your home cost-effectively, without compromising its historical integrity or architectural features? This workshop is for you!
In this hands-on workshop, the experts at CAZ Construction will guide you through the process of insulating an old home, using affordable and energy-efficient materials and techniques. You’ll learn about the different types of insulation available, and how to choose the best ones for your home’s unique needs and budget.
By the end of the workshop, you’ll have a clear understanding of how to cost-effectively insulate your old home, improve its energy efficiency, and reduce your heating bills. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from the experts and make your home more comfortable and lower your energy costs!
Are you a homeowner interested in saving money on your home-related expenses? Do you want to learn about the incentives and tax breaks available to you under the Inflation Reduction Act? This workshop is designed for you!
In this informative and interactive workshop, you’ll learn about the various incentives available to homeowners under the Inflation Reduction Act, including tax credits, deductions, and rebates. Our presenter will guide you through the key provisions of the act and explain how you can take advantage of them to lower your energy bills, improve your home’s energy efficiency, and reduce your carbon footprint.
You’ll also have the opportunity to ask questions and engage in discussions with our knowledgeable presenters and fellow participants, so you can get personalized advice and learn from real-life examples.
By the end of the workshop, you’ll have a clear understanding of the incentives available to you as a homeowner under the Inflation Reduction Act, and you’ll be equipped with the knowledge and tools to make informed decisions about how to maximize your savings and benefits. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from the experts and take control of your home’s energy costs!
With our local business directory, you can find what you need locally, celebrate where you live, and put what matters most first. Keep your dollars where your heart lives, support an economy of friends and neighbors, and build a community that thrives by thinking local first!
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