Sustainable North Philly Building Named “Project of the Year” by U.S. Green Building Council

It seems there’s always more that can be done when it comes to efforts intended to make a city more sustainable,  but it goes without saying […]


Farmhouse Friday: Posh Dwelling Features Passive Solar Designs, Rain-Fed Stream

Trailing on the green heels of that beautiful – not to mention freshly price-chopped –  LEED Plantinum-certified Slusher Residence in Fairmount is this wonderfully unanticipated home: a $1.65 […]


Pennsylvania’s First (and Stunning) LEED Platinum Rehab Gets a Price Chop

A few blocks from Fairmount Park is a home that’s of some historical significance. The Slusher Residence is not necessarily important because of its age, but […]


House of the Week: Pennsylvania’s First LEED Platinum Rehab

Owners of this Fairmount home spent three years working with Canno Architecture and Design, Think Green Landscape Architecture, Walnut Tree Construction and the Energy Coordinating […]

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YIKES Gets LEED Certification

YIKES, a web design and development company in Philadelphia, achieved LEED certification. They are the first in Pennsylvania to receive LEED Platinum certification for a mixed-use rehab.