03 Apr Why Should I Have An Eco-Friendly Home?
More and more people are becoming aware of their impact on the environment. In today’s day and age, there is an increased emphasis on protecting the earth and reducing the effects of climate change, leading to more eco-friendly habits.
As a result, eco-friendly homes have become extremely desirable!
What is an eco-friendly home?
An eco-friendly home utilizes green building practices and materials. Eco-friendly builders incorporate natural materials throughout, and the house is specifically designed to reduce one’s carbon footprint.
Common features of an eco-luxury home include:
- LED Lights
- Advanced Climate Control Technology
- Energy-Efficient Windows and Doors
- Open Cell Spray Foam Insulation
- Energy-Efficient Appliances
- Sustainable Building Materials
All these elements combine to make the home extremely energy efficient, reducing the consumption of power and amount of carbon released into the atmosphere.
Why should I have an eco-friendly home?
There are so many reasons to live in an eco-friendly home, in addition to their minimal impact on the environment!
Due to their use of natural building materials, eco-friendly homes have improved air circulation – and many include energy-efficient air purifiers. Cleaner air has tremendous health benefits, as whole house air purifiers destroy bacteria, viruses, mold, dust, and other airborne particles that can lead to sickness and long-term health issues.
Additionally, the cost of everyday living in an eco-friendly home is greatly reduced. There are several energy-efficient factors that contribute to significantly smaller electricity bills each month. Large glass windows and doors bring in the maximum amount of natural light, and open cell spray foam insulation provides a better seal, reducing the amount of energy needed to heat and cool the home. Energy-efficient appliances also draw significantly less electricity in their everyday use.
Many eco-luxury homes incorporate smart home technology. This includes advanced climate control settings that utilize the minimum amount of energy needed to regulate the home’s temperature. The Control4 Panel allows users to program their thermostats to use less energy during the day while they’re out and about, as well as program the window shades to be drawn at key times, effectively blocking out any added heat from the sun. Not only does this technology give users precise control over their home’s energy use, it also provides advanced security and can create the perfect atmosphere fit for any lifestyle with its adaptive lighting and sound features.
Who wouldn’t want to live in an eco-friendly home? Your carbon footprint will automatically be reduced, and you’ll get to enjoy clean living in a high-quality home that’s built to last.
Bella Homes is dedicated to building eco-luxury homes with minimal impact on the environment, and the impeccable quality of our creations stand the test of time. If you’re interested in green living with Bella Homes, check out our available and upcoming properties today!