Our Electric Vehicle Decision

Our Electric Vehicle Decision

With so many variables, it’s hard to decide on an EV.  Here’s what we grappled with in our decision to (Spoiler Alert) lease a 2016 Nissan Leaf: 1.       Range anxiety (at 110 miles per charge, is that enough for our family?) 2.       Understanding federal and state incentives 3.       Degradation in battery life over time – how real is this? 4.       Drive-ability 5.       Room for 5 people comfortably? 6.       Newer models […]

Official Recognition of our Green-ness

Official Recognition of our Green-ness

The Build it Green rating system helped guide our remodel project from start to finish.  During the design phase, we went through the GreenPoint Rated scoring criteria one by one, selecting which credits we wanted to build into our project.  The checklist pointed out some ideas we never would have thought of on our own, and helped us cut through the universe of possibilities and focus in on areas that […]