Make It a Green Home Improvement

Posted on May 20, 2015 in Green Ideas

green home improvement

These days, many homeowners are looking to be environmentally friendly and reduce their carbon footprint. While you may not think of going green when you think of home improvement, there are plenty of ways to complete a home project while still being environmentally friendly.


When considering the materials for your home improvement project, invest in ones that are environmentally friendly. Look for Delaware siding, shingles, windows, gutters, and doors that are made from recycled material, are recyclable, and/or meet energy efficient guidelines. You’ll not only save money on your energy costs, but you’ll also reduce your carbon footprint when you choose not to buy materials that are environmentally irresponsible.


These days, many manufacturers (like the ones that we’re associated with) have been taking steps to make their products and their company more environmentally friendly. Whether it’s because they recycle their unused materials, harvest their wood from managed forests, or manufacture their products using minimal resources, choosing a green manufacturer is a great idea.


While materials and manufacturers are two important parts of a green home improvement project, the home improvement company you choose for your installation is also important. You’ll want to choose a company that not only works with green businesses, but also one that practices green habits. Turn to the experts at P.J. Fitzpatrick and we’ll make your home improvement project as environmentally friendly as possible.

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