Building Green Makes Good Sense.
By using better insulation, water heaters and furnaces,
energy star appliances, lighting packages and recycled products. We all win. You will consume fewer natural
resources and enjoy draft-free homes with a lower energy cost. Castalia's use of low VOC (Volatide Organic
Compounds), low toxic paints and adhesives helps reduce odors while improving indoor air quality. Green building is a plan to build green from the beginning, not after construction has
started. Cost is minimal (2 to 4 percents) compared to the health and
well being of your family. Castalia Homes will walk you through all phases of
design and keep you informed about your investment every step of the way.
Every Castalia Homes green-built home will carry the USGBC certification seal for three important reasons
- Help Preserve Our Environment
- Healthier Home
- Energy Efficient
Green business is good business; that's the bottom line.
Castalia homes environmental initiatives directly support our companies' business objectives. Through corporate policy and company wide participation our proactive initiative to increase efficiency, reduce cost and create healthier environments for our clients and community. Energy efficient programs will conserve power and save hundreds of dollars a year.
- Green products create healthier homes environments
- Reusing materials is an easy way to conserve natural resources
- Research new and innovated product to be meet better quality of life
We pledge this to every client of ours, so we can be a leader and good steward to the environment to limit the carbon footprint.
News & Reviews
Castalia homes are proud to be a leader in environmental stewardship. We are also mindful that more can be done, so we continually strive to improve
our environmental performance. It seems that every day there are new exciting
developments in "green" building and technology. Together we can achieve our goals of growth and sustainability by balancing our business
objectives with environmental responsibility.
We at Castalia Homes would like to announce that to raise the bar to different heights,
we are going to be certified through four organizations, NHAB, USGBC, LEED and the American Lung
Association. Homes will have many third party inspections.
For years in the home building industry we have been toying around with "green building". Bamboo floors, 90 percent furnaces, and cement siding. We have searched organizations to make real conscious decision to create a standard that is best for the health of our clients. Castalia homes is a member of organizations that have the highest standards in the nation. We are leaders in our industry being part of an elite group of builders in the nation that are certified as members of United States Green Building Council, part of the National Association of Home Builders, and a pioneer in Leadership in
Energy And Environmental Design (LEED) program. These organizations have
very high standards.