Sustainable design aims to construct buildings which have a lower overall negative impact on the environment due to a greater efficiency of energy, water and material usage.
An increase in such ‘green building’ practices therefore reduces the consumption of valuable natural resources, as well as offering the occupants a healthier indoor environment and increased productivity levels.
Find out more:
- Sustainability Checklist for Buildings
- Living Roofs – The Benefits
- Look Inside an Eco-Friendly Home of the Future…