Since 1970, people across the world have been coming together annually on April 22 to support the environment, work towards sustainability, and protect the planet for generations to come. Today, over 1 billion people are expected to participate in Earth Day activities, “making it the largest civic observance in the world.”
Beverly-Hanks is proud to be based in Western North Carolina, in communities known for their interest in and hard work toward sustainability and healthy living. Here, everyone from tiny home builders to million-dollar Home of the Week selections places an importance on energy efficiency and green-built homes.
There are many eco-friendly homes listed on our website. Here are just three that embody the spirit of Earth Day:
158 BLACK OAK DRIVE IN ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA 28804
A recent Home of the Week selection, this Parade of Homes silver-ribbon winner is also green built Gold Level certified and an ENERGY STAR® qualified home. Enjoy luxury without the guilt with these bamboo and cork floors and geothermal heat.
215 VICTORIA WAY IN WAYNESVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA 28786
Intentional design marked this home from creation to finishing details. This is the first NAHB Green certified home in Haywood County and also Gold rated. From locally sourced counter tops to locally crafted artisan finishes, this home is representative of WNC.
14 UPSTREAM WAY IN ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA 28806
Green also in another sense, this under-construction property overlooks Carrier Park and the French Broad River in West Asheville. The home is healthy built, energy efficient, and even includes a two-car garage.
Beverly-Hanks & Associates is committed to helping you Live the Life You Choose in an eco-friendly home of your own. Click here to see more eco-friendly listings on beverly-hanks.com.